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Intersect360 Research Hires Dan Olds as Chief Research Officer

Industry Veteran Brings Extensive Experience to Critical Role HPC, AI and hyperscale analyst firm Intersect360 Research has named Dan Olds its Chief Research Officer, effective March 1. A 25-year industry veteran, Olds comes to Intersect360 Research from OrionX, where he was a partner, analyst, and consultant for the HPC/AI market. Olds is a well-known figure in the HPC industry, having spent nearly two decades at the helm of Gabriel Consulting group. He also led teams at IBM, Sun Microsystems, and Cray and has been deeply involved with the Student Cluster Competition for...


Intersect360 Research Announces HPC/AI Technology Trends Webinar

Addison Snell to Present Latest Insights in Free Virtual Event   SUNNYVALE, CA—February 18, 2021—HPC and hyperscale analyst firm Intersect360 Research will present its latest research and insights on technology trends in the HPC and AI market at a free webinar on Tuesday, March2 at 12pm EST / 9am PST. The webinar will include data and insights from the firm’s latest HPC Technology Survey, spanning trends across multiple industry dynamics, including: AMD vs. Intel market share, GPU adoption, cloud computing usage, interconnect shares, parallel file system penetration, and the ongoing market effects of...


Intersect360 Research Announces Pre-SC20 HPC and AI Market Update Webinar

Addison Snell to Present Latest Insights on the Worldwide HPC Market HPC and hyperscale analyst firm Intersect360 Research has announced that CEO Addison Snell will present the latest research and insights for the HPC market at a free webinar on Wednesday, November 4 at 12pm EST / 9am PST. This pre-SC20 webinar will include an up-to-date overview of the latest data and insights from Intersect360 Research, along with views on what to watch for at this year’s virtual Supercomputing conference. The 90-minute webinar will include a one-hour presentation plus 30...


Intersect360 Research Announces Top User-Rated Vendors in HPC

HPC User Ratings Survey Names Processor, Server, Storage, and Cloud Vendors   SUNNYVALE, CA—September 28, 2020—HPC and hyperscale analyst firm Intersect360 Research has announced the results of its broad-based end-user survey measuring factors such as usage, satisfaction, and loyalty for processors, servers, storage, and cloud computing vendors in the worldwide High Performance Computing market, naming the top user-named vendors in 40 different categories. “The results of this study provide tremendous insights into the competitive market dynamics in HPC,” said Intersect360 Research CEO Addison Snell. “These end user ratings not only measure current market sentiment,...


Worldwide HPC Industry Predicted Down 3.7% in 2020 Due to COVID-19

First Decline in Ten Years SUNNYVALE, CA—July 28, 2020—HPC and hyperscale analyst firm Intersect360 Research has released its worldwide HPC market model and forecast, pegging the size of the industry at $39 billion in 2019, a jump of 8.2% from 2018. The forecast predicts “significant disruption” to the HPC market in the short term as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, primarily seen as a 3.7% market shortfall in 2020, followed by a corresponding spike upward in 2021. In spite of the 2020 dip, its first in ten years, the HPC market...


Intersect360 Research Adjusts 2020 HPC Market Forecast Downward for COVID-19

Global Pandemic Will Wipe Out Projected Growth; Decline is Expected  SUNNYVALE, CA—March 27, 2020—HPC and hyperscale analyst firm Intersect360 Research has released a new report guiding its clients that the market for High Performance Computing (HPC) products and services will fall significantly short of its previous 2020 forecast, due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. The newly-revised forecast predicts the overall worldwide HPC market will be flat to down 12% in 2020. The report, Worldwide High Performance Computing Market Forecast: Pre-Announce Guidance Related to the Effects of COVID-19, states that...