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Entrepreneur-in-Residence (EIR) Profile Series #1

Meet Massi Genta At NEC X, driving innovation forward is our mission. We realize that to accomplish such a significant goal, we must rely on our people. Our entrepreneurs are some of the most dynamic, tech-savvy and self-motivated individuals you will find, not just in Silicon Valley, but in the world. Together, we combine the […]

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AI + HPC Aimed at GDPR,...

Read how SX-Aurora TSUBASA AI Platform can benefit the financial services industry in our interview with Enterprise AI, here: AI + HPC Aimed at GDPR, Data Privacy Compliance

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Looking for EIRs

Edit: The job role has been filled, thank you to all who applied! NEC X is excited to invite Entrepreneurs-in-Residence (EIRs) to drive forward our mission of disrupting and transforming industries with us. Here is the overview of upcoming startup projects we want to find EIRs for: Review Recommendation Accepting a natural language demand via text or […]

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NEC SX-Aurora Tops Energy Efficiency on...

In this video from SC19, Erich Focht from NEC describes how the company’s SX-Aurora vector architecture achieves extreme energy efficiency on the HPCG benchmark. He then goes on to provide an update on how NEC is bringing open source machine learning frameworks to their computing platform.  Watch the video interview from insideHPC.com

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NEC Enhances SX-Aurora Vector Processors at...

In this video from SC19, Shintaro Momose from NEC describes recent enhancements to the SX-Aurora vector computing platform and how extreme energy efficiency helped the company win major contracts with DWD in Germany and the National Institute for Fusion Science (NIFS) in Japan. Watch the video interview from insideHPC.com

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NEC SX-Aurora Tops Energy Efficiency on...

NEC SX-Aurora Tops Energy Efficiency on HPCG Benchmark. Read the full article from insideHPC.com

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NEC receives order for a new...

Tokyo, November 12, 2019 – NEC Corporation today announced that it received an order for the “NEC SX-Aurora TSUBASA” supercomputer from the National Institute for Fusion Science (NIFS), a research institute belonging to Japan’s National Institutes of Natural Sciences. The system is scheduled to commence operation in June 2020. NIFS cooperates with universities and research institutions in Japan […]

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NEC Steps up with SX-Aurora Vector...

In this video from ISC 2019, Shintaro Momose, Ph. D. from NEC describes the company’s SX-Aurora Vector Engine. Read the full article and watch the video interview from insideHPC.com

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NEC received a 50 Million Euro...

Tokyo, June 17, 2019 – NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) today announced that it received an order with a value of 50 Million Euro for a supercomputer “NEC SX-Aurora TSUBASA” from the Deutscher Wetterdienst (DWD), the German weather forecasting service located in Offenbach, Germany, one of Europe’s major meteorological service agencies. DWD provides meteorological and climatological services to […]

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NEC X Opens Vector Engine Data...

Enables Users to Experience Vector Processing Benefits for Big Data Analytics on SX-Aurora TSUBASA™ AI Platform with Frovedis Framework, Compliant with Apache Spark™ and Cloudera Quality Assurance Test Suite SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 23, 2019 — NEC X, the innovation accelerator for NEC’s emerging technologies, today announced from the Spark + AI Summit that it is opening the […]

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