Warwick, UK - 4 July 2005. Streamline Computing today announced that Dr
John Taylor, a well-respected and influential figure in high performance
computing, has joined the company as the Chief Technology Officer for
its high performance cluster business.
John has previously held senior technical and commercial management
positions at Quadrics, Meiko Scientific and Concurrent Systems.
Streamline Computing, the UK's leading provider of high performance
Linux clusters and producer of the world's most efficient gigabit
clusters, has announced the appointment of Dr John Taylor to the company
as its Chief Technology Officer for its HPC cluster business. John
brings more than 20 years technical and commercial experience within the
high performance computing (HPC) sector to Streamline and will be
responsible for continuing the company's strategy and growth within the
HPC and enterprise computing markets.
"John brings over 20 years of experience in product marketing, and
development and a strong technical marketing ability to quickly evaluate
the potential of new markets and offer high value propositions" said Dr
Richard Groves, COO of Streamline Computing. "With John on board,
Streamline has reaffirmed its investment in outstanding people who
really understand HPC technology to enable the company to provide HPC
solutions that are second to none. John will add a significant strategic
element to Streamline as the company continues to develop its high value
offerings in the HPC and enterprise space".
"The scope and depth of the company's understanding in HPC is what
attracted me to Streamline together with a shared vision on the way
forward to capitalize on this experience" said John. "Its momentum in
the HPC market and its ability to deliver solutions that offer
substantial value were fundamental to my joining the company's
impressive and talented team of HPC engineers and support staff".
John took his first degree and PhD in physics and material science at
Warwick University and will work from Streamline's headquarters in
Streamline Computing is the industry-leading provider of bespoke high
performance and cluster computing systems. Since its spin-out from the
Universities of Warwick and Oxford in 2001, Streamline has delivered
over 250 clusters solutions to more than 30 leading universities and
commercial organizations. Streamline is the chosen supplier of HPC and
parallel and distributed computing systems to many blue-chip
organizations globally and in the UK.