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As a charitable service-based non-profit organization (NPO) educating and connecting the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community to state of art technology for the purpose of Optimizing business processes and workforce advancement. Our technology focus includes AI, Cloud Computing, Data Science, Deep learning, Machine learning and visualization utilized in applications ranging from Manufacturing and Engineering, Financial services, Life Sciences, Energy, Academia and Government.

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Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform, offering over 165 fully featured services from data centers globally. Millions of customers —including the fastest-growing startups, largest enterprises, and leading government agencies—trust AWS to power their infrastructure, become more agile, and lower costs.

Foundation Sponsor

Intel is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Santa Clara, California. Intel is one of the world’s largest and highest valued semiconductor chip makers, based on revenue.[4] It is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors, the processors found in most personal computers. Intel supplies processors for computer system manufacturers such as Apple, Samsung, HP and Dell. Intel also makes motherboard chipsets, network interface controllers and integrated circuits, flash memory, graphics chips, embedded processors and other devices related to communications and computing.

Foundation Sponsor

We’re the world’s leading provider of enterprise open source solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver high-performing Linux, cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies. We help you standardize across environments, develop cloud-native applications, and integrate, automate, secure, and manage complex environments with award-winning support, training, and consulting services.

Foundation Sponsor

PCPC Direct, Ltd., is a privately held, woman-owned company providing old-fashioned service with next-generation technology. We are based in Houston, Texas, but have offices across the country, serving an international clientele. Our professional data center solutions can be found in offices of multinational corporations to small businesses across the globe. We partner with the biggest names in computing — including HPE, DELL, Lenovo, Intel, Supermicro, Microsoft and IBM — which are a source of invaluable resources for our diverse clientele.

Enterprise Sponsor

Schlumberger is the world’s leading provider of technology for reservoir characterization, drilling, production, and processing to the oil and gas industry. With product sales and services in more than 120 countries and employing approximately 100,000 people who represent over 140 nationalities, Schlumberger supplies the industry’s most comprehensive range of products and services, from exploration through production, and integrated pore-to-pipeline solutions that optimize hydrocarbon recovery to deliver reservoir performance.

Schlumberger Limited has executive offices in Paris, Houston, London and The Hague, and reported revenues of $32.82 billion in 2018. For more information, visit www.slb.com.

In Kind Sponsor

The Hewlett Packard Enterprise Data Science Institute was launched in 2017 to support and strengthen the university’s research and academic interests in data science. The institute puts UH researchers in front of important global challenges by actively promoting community, industry, and institutional partnerships

The work of the Hewlett Packard Enterprise Data Science Institute spans four areas of research: cyber and physical security, drug development and discovery, sustainable communities and infrastructure and accessible and personalized health care. Furthermore HPE DSI leads the University’s educational focus which involves both non-degree certificate programs aimed at training the current and future workforce. Lastly, HPE DSI offers resources and services to other researchers / startup companies across diverse disciplines in physical sciences, as well as humanities and social sciences. Learn more at http://www.uh.edu/data-science-institute/.

In Kind Sponsor

Founded in 1990, WWT has grown to become a global technology solution provider with more than $11 billion in annual revenue. With thousands of IT engineers, hundreds of application developers and unmatched labs for testing and deploying technology at scale, WWT helps customers bridge the gap between IT and the business. By bringing leading technology companies together in a physical yet virtualized environment through its Advanced Technology Center, WWT integrates individually impressive technologies to produce game-changing solutions.

Based in St. Louis, WWT employs more than 5,000 employees and operates over 2 million square feet of warehousing, distribution and integration space in more than 20 facilities throughout the world.

In Kind Sponsor

Established in 1986, Unique Digital is a systems integrator specializing in data storage and data protection solutions. Unique Digital sells a wide range of hardware and software, and offers a full suite of professional services, training, and support to complement these products. We can help you design, build, and manage flexible, scalable, and secure information infrastructures. With these infrastructures, you’ll be able to intelligently and efficiently store, protect, and manage your information so that it can be made accessible, searchable, and shareable. Our technical staff personally tests each product we sell in our on-site lab. This ensures our customers that we are giving them the very best solution possible.

In Kind Sponsor