DENVER – November 14, 2017 – Today, at Supercomputing 2017 (SC17), Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) Data Center Group announced new initiatives designed to empower customers to embrace Artificial Intelligence (AI) and make it a true reality for their organizations to achieve augmented intelligence capabilities for increased productivity and transformative results. Widely considered a strategic priority, 76 percent of respondents in a recent survey indicated that AI is fundamental to the success of their operation’s strategy, while 64 percent cited the technology as fundamental to their organization’s long-term growth. At the same time, it’s expected that there will be 44 trillion gigabytes of data in existence by 2020. Combined, this creates a need for deep learning and inference capabilities, built on a foundation of high performance computing (HPC) infrastructure, that can process this information, generate new, actionable insights and underpin key business and scientific advancements.
SUPERCOMPUTING’17 – Nov. 13, 2017 – Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end smart interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced that the University of Toronto has selected the Mellanox InfiniBand solutions to accelerate its new leading supercomputer in Canada. The new system will leverage the new Dragonfly+ network topology, built on Lenovo’s ultra-dense ThinkSystem SD530 high-performance computing server for processing power, developed to deliver an Exascale-ready infrastructure optimized for cost performance and unlimited scalability.
RALEIGH, NC – November 9, 2017 – Today, Lenovo (HKSE: 992) announced that it doubled its x86 world record benchmark count with 46 new benchmarks based on the Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processor, more than any other vendor in the latest Intel benchmark cycle(1). Lenovo’s ThinkSystem and ThinkAgile portfolio of solutions are engineered to help customers reduce complexity and tackle their most challenging workloads, and now with 88 total world record benchmarks, Lenovo continues driving their lead in data center performance.
Lenovo® today announced a scalable memory solution that builds upon next-generation SAP® applications to deliver real-time, enterprise critical analytics insights to businesess. The Lenovo Scalable Solution for SAP HANA®, designed specifically for in-memory computing, provides memory scalability beyond the current threshold for customers running SAP S/4HANA® and allows customers to benefit from both deeper data analytics capabilities and greater application performance, resulting in accelerated supply chain planning, enhanced prediction, simulation and what-if analysis for financial planning and other next generation applications.
Today, at VMworld 2017, Lenovo® announced the ThinkAgile™ VX Series, powered by VMware vSAN, a preconfigured hyperconverged infrastructure solution engineered to provide businesses of all sizes with simplified management and greater efficiency. The VX series is the latest addition to Lenovo’s ThinkAgile portfolio of integrated appliances and systems designed to support customers as they modernize their IT infrastructures and unlock the efficiency, cost economics and agility of a software-defined data center.
Lenovo today announced 42 new world record benchmarks for the ThinkSystem server portfolio, integrated with the latest Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors, according to industry leading benchmark organizationsA. The ThinkSystem portfolio of solutions is engineered to help customers reduce complexity and tackle their most challenging workloads.
NEW YORK and FRANKFURT – June 20, 2017 – Today, at Tech World Transform and ISC High Performance (ISC2017), Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) unveiled an end-to-end data center portfolio that enables customers to harness the power of the “intelligence revolution” and create a strong technology foundation that supports transformative capabilities such as data analytics, high-performance computing, hybrid cloud, artificial intelligence and machine learning. Building on Lenovo’s number one position in customer satisfaction1 and server reliability for x86 servers2, Lenovo introduced its largest, most comprehensive portfolio of server, storage, networking, software and data center services, as well as a new set of brands poised to take this leading position in customer satisfaction to even greater heights: ThinkSystem and ThinkAgile.
NEW YORK and FRANKFURT – June 19, 2017 – Today, at International Supercomputing Conference (ISC2017), Lenovo announced that it has completed the delivery and implementation of the world’s largest, next-generation Intel-based Supercomputer at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center.
Expanding its commitment to open source communities and the development of Telco-focused solutions, Lenovo today announced, at Red Hat Summit 2017, a new version of its open source platform, Open Platform @ Lenovo (OP@L), and the opening of an advanced cloud technology center. Building on these cutting-edge initiatives, the company pledged to continue developing powerful integrated solutions that provide the backbone for rich mobile content, 5G networks, and Internet of Things (IoT) workloads. The company also reinforced its commitment to help clients in this sector build out next-generation data centers, using open source technologies, to address the growing demand for agile, cost-effective, and flexible architectures.
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