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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
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this great HPC event. The food will be great and the speakers will have some
very interesting data and ideas.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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  style='font-size:18.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:maroon;font-weight:bold'>Taking
  a Fresh Look at Scalable,<br>
  Ultra-Fast Computing</span></font></b><o:p></o:p></p>
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  Complimentary Executive Seminar</span></font></b><o:p></o:p></p>
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  <p class=MsoPlainText style='margin:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt'><font size=2
  face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Traditionally,
  high-performance computing (HPC) has been the domain of the computer
  scientist, the research lab and a limited user group demanding unprecedented
  computational capability.</span></font><o:p></o:p></p>
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  face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>However, today
  the need to collect, process and analyze terabytes of data reach beyond the
  confines of real-time intelligence, modeling weather patterns, deciphering
  genomes and running flight simulators. An increasing number of agencies have
  a need for the cutting-edge capabilities of scalable, ultra-fast computing. </span></font><o:p></o:p></p>
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  style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>How government organizations are
  evaluating and deploying scalable, ultra-fast computing to meet growing
  requirements for analysis and modeling that reach well beyond recognized
  high-performance computing requirements </span></font><o:p></o:p></p>
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  style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>How the public sector is
  leveraging the price/performance potential of scalable, ultra-fast computing
  for data mining, customer relationship management (CRM), predictive and
  statistical analysis, business intelligence, large databases and more </span></font><o:p></o:p></p>
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  style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>About the technology creating
  opportunities across government, including enhanced Commercial-of-the-Shelf
  (COTS) tools, which can be applied for faster, more energy-efficient
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  style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Take away best practices and
  lessons learned on how you can reconsider HPC strategies for your computing
  environment, with proven cases from a variety of government sectors.</span></font><o:p></o:p></p>
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