In Remembrance of Stephen Richards


Stephen Richards, one of our longstanding Board members, recently passed away and I wanted to reflect on his contributions to Cray and the impact he had on me personally. Steve joined Cray’s Board of Directors in 2004, soon after I joined the company.  He came to us with some incredible experience from his roles as COO and CFO at McAfee, and a ... [ Read More ]

European Researchers Model the Human Brain


You may have seen recent news items regarding the Human Brain Project (HBP), a ten-year European neuroscience research initiative. Interactive computer simulation of brain models is central to its success. Cray was recently awarded a contract for the ... [ Read More ]

Six Ways to Say “Hello” in Chapel | Part 3


This article concludes the introduction to Chapel via simple “Hello world” programs that I started in parts one and two of this series. In the previous articles, we’ve looked at serial and data-parallel approaches to saying “hello” in Chapel. This ... [ Read More ]