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Nallatech CEO Allan Cantle to Speak at Reconfigurable Systems Summer Institute

Nallatech, Inc.

This year's Reconfigurable Systems Summer Institute will share the latest developments in reconfigurable systems that have the potential to dramatically speed computing and spur scientific discovery.

According to Allan Cantle, CEO of Nallatech, "It is great to see the National Center for Supercomputing Applications and the Ohio Supercomputing Center promoting the benefits of FPGA-based computing to the high-performance computing community. Reconfigurable technology has made significant inroads in the embedded computing market and Nallatech and others are starting to show how this technology can significantly benefit the more software-centric high-performance computing industry."

Nallatech is a long-time supporter of the FPGA computing community, with membership on the steering committee for the OpenFPGA Forum, as well as co-founders of the FPGA High Performance Computing Alliance.

Who: Allan Cantle, CEO, Nallatech to present: "Is it Time for Von Neumann and Harvard to Retire?"

What: Reconfigurable Systems Summer Institute (RSSI) industry presentation. For more information visit -www.ncsa.uiuc.edu/Conferences/RSSI.

Where: RSSI is July 11-13 at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

When: Allan Cantle's presentation will be Tuesday, July 12 at 3:30 p.m., 1025 Beckman Auditorium

Why: The Institute will provide the opportunity for representatives from industry and researchers from academia to come together to share information and ideas on the state-of-the-art, current status, roadblocks and potential of reconfigurable computing. RSSI is co-sponsored by the National Center for Supercomputing Applications and the Ohio Supercomputer Center.

About Nallatech

Nallatech is the world's leading supplier of high performance FPGA solutions. A comprehensive product range delivers the highest performance-density, maximum scalability and most complete solutions available on the market today. Nallatech offers a unique high-speed architecture, combined with support for industry standard PCI, cPCI, PC/104 and VME, along with software support for the most popular operating systems and programming languages. Nallatech provides flexible, easy to implement solutions for Data Communications, Digital Signal and Image Processing. Customers benefit from lower costs, reduced power consumption and improved performance in end markets including Telecommunications Infrastructure, Aerospace and Defense, Imaging and Scientific Computing. Nallatech is headquartered in Glasgow, U.K., its wholly-owned subsidiary Nallatech, Inc. has U.S. group offices in Baltimore and regional offices in Phoenix, Philadelphia and Boston. For more information, please visit www.nallatech.com.

About The National Center for Supercomputing Applications

The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) is a national high-performance computing center that develops and deploys cutting-edge computing, networking and information technologies. Located at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, NCSA is funded by the National Science Foundation. Additional support comes from the state of Illinois, the University of Illinois, private sector partners and other federal agencies. For more information, see www.ncsa.uiuc.edu/.

About The Ohio Supercomputer Center

The Ohio Supercomputer Center is Ohio's high-performance computing, networking and research center. Established in 1987 by the Ohio Board of Regents, the Center provides scientific computing, networking, educational outreach, and information technology resources to state and national high performance computing and networking groups. For more information, go to www.osc.edu.

Source: Nallatech, Inc.