His experience and knowledge of the HPC Linux cluster market is unparalleled. Stu will be responsible for developing and executing a brand awareness and growth plan that he has successfully executed before and with a company that is dedicated to this market.
San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 9, 2008
Penguin Computing today announced that Stuart Alexander has been appointed Senior Director for HPC Marketing and Business Development.
"We are excited to have Stu join Penguin as we focus on raising our visibility in the market" said Charles Wuischpard, President and CEO, Penguin Computing. "His experience and knowledge of the HPC Linux cluster market is unparalleled. Stu will be responsible for developing and executing a brand awareness and growth plan that he has successfully executed before and with a company that is dedicated to this market."
"Penguin Computing has been a well-kept secret in the HPC community for over a decade. I aim to change that," said Alexander. "The company has an incredibly deep bench of talent combined with unsurpassed HPC clustering experience and is an HPC solutions provider in the truest sense. We are moving quickly to forge new strategic relationships, introduce new industry-targeted solutions offerings, and expose our unequalled Scyld ClusterWare management suite to a whole new class of users who are demanding simplicity and ease of use."
Alexander has over 24 years of experience in the high technology industry, the last 7 ½ years at IBM where he was Senior Marketing Manager for HPC for 5 ½ years. In his role with worldwide Clusters Marketing, Alexander was instrumental in building what has become a major, successful HPC clusters business. Prior to IBM, he had years of experience in sales and marketing in high-end graphics, visual simulation/virtual reality, GIS systems, and other leading-edge technologies. He is a graduate of the United States Air Force Academy and resides in Raleigh, North Carolina.
About Penguin Computing
Penguin Computing, headquartered in San Francisco, California, specializes in complete, integrated HPC clustering solutions. Penguin has been a successful innovator for over a decade, providing Linux HPC solutions to a variety of industries. Penguin's staff, including the originator of the Beowulf Cluster architecture, has unsurpassed experience in delivering a powerful combination of fully integrated HPC clusters, comprehensive cluster management software, and services. For more information about Penguin Computing and Penguin products, or to download Scyld ClusterWare 4.2 for a free 45-day evaluation, please go to http://www.penguincomputing.com.
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