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Convex Computer Corporation

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A mini-super-computer manufacturer.

Address: Richardson, Texas, USA.
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Adrian was the VP of Sales, Marketing and Service at Convex Computer, a high-performance computing company that was a successful IPO of the 1980's; later acquired by HP.
Previously, Wise was chairman and co-founder of Wizard Information Systems, and has held executive sales and leadership roles at ACRI, Convex Computer, and Gould Computer Systems, with sales and technical roles at Control Data, Xerox, and Marconi.
Initially a 32-way system, the system also supports a ccNUMA architecture developed by HP's Convex Computer Corp unit which will enable users to scale systems to 128 CPUs when it becomes available next month.
One sign of the shifting mix came last fall when Hewlett-Packard bought Cray's last remaining independent rival, Convex Computer Corp.
Increasing overall efficiency often improves customer service and profitability One measurement of high-powered computing--called internal throughput--calculates the amount of work a computer performs over a given time At Convex Computer Corp.
Two companies using some of the few frame relay products on the market are Convex Computer Corp.
He has also served as president and CEO of DAZEL Corporation, as executive vice president and COO of Tivoli Systems, which he helped take public in 1995, and as CFO of Convex Computer Corporation, where he successfully managed the company's IPO.
Prior to Fujitsu, Bye was a founding member and the first sales employee of Convex Computer Corporation, later to become vice president and GM of western operations.
But the V2500 extends that to 128 processors by linking up to four nodes using HP's low latency 16 Gb/sec Hyperplane crossbar interconnect, which it inherited and developed from its Convex Computer Corp acquisition.
He previously held similar executive positions at Convex Computer Corporation, Datacard Corporation and Dazel Corporation.
Vaiser has extensive sales experience in a variety of high tech companies including Convex Computer, Auspex, and Copper Mountain, with significant success building sales organizations, all of which he plans to leverage in his new assignment.
Bock successfully completed an IPO at Convex Computer Corporation as CFO in 1986 and then became the Senior Vice President of Sales in 1991.