News – 2010

03 Nov 2010Maxeler at SuperComputing 2010

Maxeler is participating in two parts of the SC10 technical program. At the Workshop on High Performance Computational Finance on Sunday, November 14th 2010, James Spooner of Maxeler joins J.P. Morgan in presenting “Accelerating the Computation of Portfolios of Tranched Credit Derivatives”. A method of improving price-performance for calculating the value and risk of a [...]

02 Nov 2010Maxeler at IEEE CANDE Workshop

The IEEE CANDE Committee, a technical activity of the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society and the IEEE Council on Electronic Design Automation (CEDA), holds a yearly workshop to discuss advanced issues relevant to the CAD community. The workshop this year takes place in Monterey, CA from November 4-6, 2010. Mike Flynn, Maxeler Technologies Board Chairman, [...]

14 Oct 2010Maxeler at SEG 2010

The annual meeting of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists will meet in Denver, Colorado this October. SEG is the premier geoscience event in the world, featuring more than 300 exhibiting international companies as well as over 700 technical presentations and workshops. At the High Performance Implemetations of GeoPhysical Applications workshop on Thursday, October 21th 2010, [...]

06 Aug 2010Maxeler at HOT CHIPS 22

Maxeler Technologies is presenting a joint paper with Schlumberger at the Annual HOT CHIPS conference Aug 22-24 at Stanford University, titled: “Surviving the End of Scaling of Traditional Microprocessors in HPC”. Since it started in 1989, HOT CHIPS has been known as one of the semiconductor industry’s leading conferences on high-performance microprocessors and related integrated [...]

05 Jul 2010Maxeler at Quant Congress USA

Quant Congress USA, to be held in New York on 12-14th July 2010, is the leading showcase for the latest developments in the derivatives world and risk management. As Risk Magazine’s annual conference, it provides an invaluable insight into quantitative strategies adopted by leading financial institutions to mitigate risk, manage portfolio risk and increase yield. [...]

01 Jun 2010Maxeler at EAGE 2010

The annual meeting of the European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers will meet in Barcelona this June. In the workshop The Role of Supercomputing in Reshaping the Future of the Seismic Imaging Industry on 13th June, Maxeler VP of Engineering Oliver Pell will present Accelerating seismic processing applications with FPGAs. At the High Performance Computing [...]

22 Mar 2010Maxeler at Quant Conference

On Thursday the 20th of May, Maxeler CEO Oskar Mencer will present “Impact of Quantitative Algorithm Design On Speed of Computation” at the top quantitative finance event: the Global Derivatives Trading & Risk Management Conference, Paris, 17th – 20th May 2010. The talk describes algorithmic and implementation alternatives and options to facilitate the optimization of [...]

16 Jan 2010Maxeler at Algo Trading Conference

Oskar Mencer, CEO of Maxeler Technologies will be participating in a panel at the upcoming 2nd Annual Algorithmic Trading Conference in New York City, on February 5, 2010. Maxeler’s acceleration technology brings high computational throughput and ultra low-latency to sophisticated trading operations. Petter Kolm will be hosting Oskar at NYU for a more in depth [...]