Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

4-Traders Homepage  >  Equities  >  Nasdaq  >  Cray Inc.    CRAY

CRAY INC. (CRAY)
Mes dernières consult.
Most popular
Delayed Quote. Delayed  - 08/16 09:59:59 pm
19.8 USD   --.--%
07/28 CRAY : reports 2Q loss
07/27 CRAY INC. (NASD : CRAY) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Finan..
07/27 Cray Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
SummaryQuotesChartsNewsCalendarCompanyFinancialsConsensusRevisions 
News SummaryMost relevantAll newsSector newsTweets

Cray Inc. : Cray Names William C. Blake Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
04/19/2012 | 03:16pm CEST
Cray Names William C. Blake Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer

SEATTLE, WA, Apr 19, 2012 -- Global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. (NASDAQ: CRAY) today announced the appointment of William C. Blake to the position of senior vice president and chief technology officer (CTO). With more than three decades of high performance computing (HPC) and Big Data experience, Blake will be responsible for defining the integrated infrastructure that will drive Cray's next generation of supercomputers and solutions.

Blake has served as a member of Cray's Board of Directors since his appointment in June 2006. Blake will assume his new responsibilities as Cray's senior vice president and CTO on April 30 and complete his term on Cray's Board of Directors, which concludes at Cray's annual meeting currently scheduled for June 7 of this year. Immediately prior to the commencement of the annual meeting, and in connection with the conclusion of Blake's service as a director, the size of Cray's Board of Directors will be reduced to seven directors. In his new role, Blake will report directly to Cray's president and CEO, Peter Ungaro.

"Technical innovation is the centerpiece of Cray, and the CTO position is important in matching our capabilities with the needs and direction of the marketplace," said Ungaro. "We wanted someone who understands current and future supercomputing technologies, someone with a passion for our business and our customers, and someone that can further evolve and realize our Adaptive Supercomputing vision as we drive towards integrating scientific simulation and Big Data analytics on a single, scalable supercomputing platform. All of this led us directly to Bill. Through his contributions as a member of our Board of Directors, he has helped shape our technical strategy for nearly six years. I couldn't be more excited to have Bill join our executive team as we design and build future generations of Cray supercomputers."

Blake is a thirty-year veteran of the HPC industry and most recently served as general manager of parallel computing platforms in Microsoft Corporation's technical computing group. Prior to its acquisition by Microsoft, Blake was president and CEO of Interactive Supercomputing, Inc., an MIT spin-out that developed the Star-P platform for transforming desktop modeling and simulation applications to run in parallel on the cluster and cloud. Before assuming this position in January 2007, he served as senior vice president of product development at Netezza Corporation, which applied parallel processing and FPGA acceleration to the relational database, resulting in the industry's first data warehouse appliance with a 10X plus price/performance advantage over alternative systems. Prior to joining Netezza, Blake was with Compaq Computer Corporation where he was vice president of Compaq's AlphaServer worldwide high performance computing business, and compiler and parallel software development group. Prior, he held key engineering management positions in VLSI design and compiler development with Digital Equipment Corporation. Blake received a B.S.E.E. from the Lowell Technological Institute.

"I am honored to join the world-class Cray team in the CTO role, and therefore be in position to leverage my background in HPC, data warehousing and analytics, hardware and software as Cray continues to develop unique and differentiated platforms for the HPC and Big Data markets," said Blake. "Cray has a real passion for designing and building innovative supercomputing systems that give customers the resources they desperately need to tackle some of the most daunting computational challenges -- whether they are scientific or analytic. It's a passion I also share, and I'm excited to now be intimately involved in the next challenge we ourselves face -- driving towards exascale systems within the decade."

About Cray Inc.

As a global leader in supercomputing, Cray provides highly advanced supercomputers and world-class services and support to government, industry and academia. Cray technology is designed to enable scientists and engineers to achieve remarkable breakthroughs by accelerating performance, improving efficiency and extending the capabilities of their most demanding applications. Cray's Adaptive Supercomputing vision is focused on delivering innovative next-generation products that integrate diverse processing technologies into a unified architecture, allowing customers to surpass today's limitations and meeting the market's continued demand for realized performance. Go to www.cray.com for more information.

Cray is a registered trademark of Cray Inc. in the United States and other countries.

Cray Media:
Nick Davis
206/701-2123
pr@cray.com

Cray Investors:
Paul Hiemstra
206/701-2044
ir@cray.com
distributed by
share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
Latest news on CRAY INC.
07/28 CRAY : reports 2Q loss
07/27 CRAY INC. (NASDAQ : CRAY) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condi..
07/27 CRAY INC : Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements a..
07/27 Cray Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
07/27 CRAY INC. : Investor Network: Cray Inc. to Host Earnings Call
07/27 CRAY : to Expand Storage Portfolio Through Strategic Transaction and Partnership..
07/27 CRAY INC. (NASDAQ : CRAY) Files An 8-K Other Events
07/27 CRAY INC : Other Events (form 8-K)
07/27 Cray to Expand Storage Portfolio Through Strategic Transaction and Partnershi..
07/25 CRAY TO ANNOUNCE SECOND QUARTER 2017 : 30 p.m. et
More news
News from SeekingAlpha
07/28 Cray's (CRAY) CEO Peter Ungaro on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
07/27 Cray beats by $0.33, beats on revenue
07/26 Notable earnings after Thursday?s close
06/16 WALL STREET BREAKFAST : Havana Au Go-Go?
06/15 AMD, Intel among DoE supercomputer contract winners
Financials ($)
Sales 2017 401 M
EBIT 2017 -50,9 M
Net income 2017 -
Debt 2017 -
Yield 2017 -
P/E ratio 2017 -
P/E ratio 2018
Capi. / Sales 2017 1,99x
Capi. / Sales 2018 1,58x
Capitalization 799 M
Chart CRAY INC.
Duration : Period :
Cray Inc. Technical Analysis Chart | CRAY | US2252233042 | 4-Traders
Technical analysis trends CRAY INC.
Short TermMid-TermLong Term
TrendsBullishNeutralNeutral
Income Statement Evolution
Consensus
Sell
Buy
Mean consensus OUTPERFORM
Number of Analysts 3
Average target price 21,3 $
Spread / Average Target 7,7%
Managers
NameTitle
Peter J. Ungaro President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Stephen C. Kiely Non-Executive Chairman
Wayne J. Kugel Senior VP-Operations & Customer Support
Brian C. Henry Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
Steven Lee Scott Chief Technology Officer & Senior Vice President
Sector and Competitors
1st jan.Capitalization (M$)
CRAY INC.-4.35%799
APPLE39.53%834 701
HP INC28.71%32 051
HEWLETT PACKARD ENTERPRISE CO2.19%29 424
WESTERN DIGITAL23.36%24 412
BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO. LTD--.--%19 808