SOURCE: Mitrionics

August 28, 2007 09:42 ET

Mitrionics Opens New Offices in Silicon Valley and Seattle as Part of U.S. Expansion in FPGA Accelerated Computing Industry

LUND, SWEDEN--(Marketwire - August 28, 2007) - Mitrionics AB, developer of the Mitrion™ Software Acceleration Platform and the Mitrion Virtual Processor, today announced it has opened two new offices on the west coast of the United States. Based in Silicon Valley, CA and Seattle, WA, the new offices are part of the company's planned global expansion to be closer to its U.S.-based IC partners, OEM and module suppliers, and end-user customers.

"This is basically a reaction to a strong wave of customer interest in our solutions. Our expanded U.S. presence will allow us to support our most strategic opportunities in real-time," said Mike Calise, executive vice president and general manager of Mitrionics. "The FPGA accelerated computing market is now getting significant traction, and based on our growing partner activity, it is definitely here to stay."

About FPGA-Based Accelerated Supercomputing

FPGA-Based Accelerated Supercomputing is an exciting and growing market segment based on technology that enables processor performance acceleration 10x to 100x greater than traditional processors. Scientists, developers, and researchers strive to improve productivity by achieving faster performance in their supercomputing applications and lower power consumption in their systems. The software-centric Mitrion Platform is ideal because it allows FPGA Supercomputing applications to be developed without any circuit design skills. Key application areas that stand to benefit most from FPGA Supercomputing are bioinformatics, oil and gas, imaging, and financial computing.

About Mitrionics

Founded in 2001, Mitrionics AB is the technology leader in the exciting new field of FPGA Supercomputing which provides higher processing power and lower energy consumption than clusters of computer systems. The company's Mitrion Virtual Processor and Mitrion Software Development Kit provide cost effective FPGA Supercomputing power to organizations for their most critical applications. The software-centric Mitrion Platform is unique from any other FPGA programming solution, because it eliminates the need for circuit design skills, thus making FPGA Supercomputing performance accessible to an entire new market of scientists and developers. Mitrionics has key industry relationships with Cray, Nallatech, and Silicon Graphics. For more information, visit the company Web site at, or call 408-966-8500, or email:

Mitrionics, Mitrion, Mitrion Platform, Mitrion Virtual Processor, and Mitrion Software Development Kit are trademarks of Mitrionics, Inc. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.

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