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Appro International  Acquired by Cray (2012 $ 25,000,000 )

446 South Abbott Avenue
Milpitas, CA 95035
USA
408-941-8100
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Management

CEO: Daniel G. B. Kim (05/31/1991)
President/COO/Operations: Andrew Yoon
Finance: James K. Yi
Technology: John Lee (2001) ; Giri Chukkapalli (4/30/2011) ; Shannon Davidson (2006) ; Steve Lyness (8/31/2012)
Former Employees: Gary Hamilton Jim Ballew
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Company

Business description: Appro is a leading developer of innovative supercomputing solutions. Appro is uniquely positioned to support High-Performance Computing (HPC) markets focusing on medium to large-scale deployments where lower total cost of ownership is essential. Appro accelerates technical applications and business results through outstanding price/performance, power efficient and fast time-to-market solutions based on the latest open standards technologies, innovative cluster tools and management software packaged with HPC professional services and support. Appro supercomputing solutions enables scientists and engineers to use data intensive, capacity, capability and hybrid computing for scientific research, data modeling, engineering simulations, and seismic visualization. Appro's headquarters is located in Milpitas, CA with offices in Korea, Japan and Houston, TX. To receive automatic Appro news and feature stories, subscribe to Appro RSS feeds, also visit us on Facebook or interact with us at Twitter.
Customers include: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ;  Ncsoft ;  Top Oil and Gas Company
Partners include: 3wareCisco SystemsDataDirect NetworksFluent IntelLSIMellanox TechnologiesMicrosoftNovellNVIDIAQlogicRaytheonRed HatSMC NetworksSteel ExcelSuse;  Advanced Micro Devcies;  Celoxica;  Level5;  MidStream Technologies ;  SilverStorm Technologies;  SWsoft ;  Terrascale Technologies ;  UNIWIDE Technologies;  Voltaire
Capital

Ownership: Acquired by Cray (2012 $ 25,000,000 )

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Overview
Record updated: Nov 2012
Sector: Peripherals
Year Founded: 1991
Ownership: Acquired by Cray (2012 $ 25,000,000 )