Press releases

    1. July

      1. Tachyum Triples Company Valuation On Closing of Series B Funding Round

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, July 20, 2021 – Tachyum™ today announced that it has closed its Series B funding round, led by private equity investor IPM Group in cooperation with the Slovak wealth manager, Across Private Investments. The latest monies raised from round will be used to finalize Prodigy as it moves from the successful demonstration of an FPGA prototype to tape-out and then to manufacturing of the world’s first Universal Processor Chip.

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    2. June

      1. Tachyum Named One of 10 Hottest Semiconductor Startups by CRN magazine

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, June 29, 2021 –Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that it has been named among the 10 Hottest Semiconductor Startups Of 2021 by CRN® magazine, a brand of The Channel Company. “These chip startups are working on everything from general-purpose processors that can outperform Intel’s and AMD’s latest to accelerators that can speed up AI and deep learning workloads,” wrote CRN senior associate editor Dylan Martin. “Tachyum is taking on Intel, AMD, Nvidia and other silicon compute vendors with what it calls the ‘world’s first universal processor,’ which it says can replace the functions of CPUs, GPUs and other kinds of compute processors while providing higher performance and power efficiency.

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        Tachyum Named One of 10 Hottest Semiconductor Startups by CRN magazine
      2. Tachyum Touts Value Proposition of Prodigy Universal Processor at ISC 2021

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, June 22, 2021 – Tachyum™ today announced its return to the ISC High Performance Conference with an in-depth look at progress made in the development of its Prodigy Universal Processor as part of the company’s digital exhibition at the event June 24-July 2. Dr. Radoslav Danilak, founder and CEO of Tachyum, detailed information about the first universal processor’s architecture, performance and reference design as part of ISC’s inaugural online event last year.

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        Tachyum Touts Value Proposition of Prodigy Universal Processor at ISC 2021
      3. Tachyum CEO Unveils Prodigy FPGA prototype at GLOBSEC Forum 2021

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, June 17, 2021 – Dr Radoslav Danilak, co-founder and CEO of Tachyum™ Inc., unveiled the FPGA prototype of the company’s Prodigy Universal Processor at the GLOBSEC Forum 2021 in Slovakia, becoming the world’s first company with the capability to completely meet the full range of customer requirements from supercomputing to artificial intelligence with a single chip.

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        Tachyum CEO Unveils Prodigy FPGA prototype at GLOBSEC Forum 2021
      4. Tachyum Receives Prodigy FPGA DDR-IO Motherboard to Create Full System Emulation

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, June 8, 2021 –Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that it has taken delivery of an IO motherboard for its Prodigy Universal Processor hardware emulator from manufacturing. This provides the company with a complete system prototype integrating CPU, memory, PCI Express, networking and BMC management subsystems when connected to the previously announced field-programmable gate array (FPGA) emulation system board. The Tachyum Prodigy FPGA DDR-IO Board connects to the Prodigy FPGA CPU Board to provide memory and IO connectivity for the FPGA-based CPU tiles.

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        Tachyum Receives Prodigy FPGA DDR-IO Motherboard to Create Full System Emulation
      5. Tachyum Prodigy has Successfully Transitioned to 5 Nanometer Process

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, June 1, 2021 – Tachyum™ today announced it has successfully improved performance, density and power consumption of its Prodigy Universal Processor by a process (die) shrink to 5nm (nanometer) feature size from 7nm. Achieving 5nm enables Prodigy to scale at the speed of transistors, not the wire traces, and reach much higher frequency than previously announced speeds of 4GHz on 7nm. It also enables Tachyum to instantiate 128 cores in a low-cost monolithic die.

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    3. May

      1. Tachyum Named Among 10 Most Dynamic Companies to Watch in 2021 by Business Talk Magazine

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, May, 25, 2021 –Tachyum™ was recognized as one of “The 10 Most Dynamic Companies to Watch in 2021” by Business Talk Magazine and featured in an article highlighting the company’s background, achievements and success in launching Prodigy, the world’s first universal processor. Business Talk is a digital business magazine that caters to CEOs, entrepreneurs, VCs and corporate leaders. A platform for intellectuals and high-level executives, Business Talk showcases prominent companies’ strategies, ideas and stories to serve as inspiration and a guide to readers across different industries in differing domains.

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      2. Tachyum Participates in the Fifth Silk Road International EXPO

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, May 18, 2021 –Tachyum™ was invited to present at the China (Shaanxi) – Slovakia Economic and Trade Cooperation and Cultural Tourism Exchange Conference during the Fifth Silk Road International Expo in Xi’an, Shaanxi Province on May 11 – 15. Dr. Rado Danilak, co-founder and CEO of Tachyum spoke about how the Prodigy Universal Processor for servers, AI and HPC enables data centers to exceed the capacity of the human brain while drastically lowering power consumption and costs, and how it represents opportunities for collaborative partnerships.

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      3. Tachyum Ramps Up Worldwide Marketing Efforts With Hiring of Two New Executives

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, May 11, 2021 –Tachyum™ Inc. today announced the hiring of Rob Reiner as Product Marketing Director and Miriam Madrova as Marketing Communications Manager. The two newly-created positions will help in the positioning and messaging of the company’s Prodigy Universal Processor ahead of its delivery to worldwide markets later this year. Reiner, who is positioned in Tachyum’s U.S. offices, is an innovative leader with experience defining, developing, and marketing advanced semiconductor and system technologies and solutions for the server and embedded markets.

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      4. Tachyum CEO Discusses Benefits of Homogenous Over Heterogenous Architectures at HPC User Forum

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, May 4, 2021 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, co-founder and CEO of Tachyum™, will speak about how the Prodigy Universal Processor offers the benefits of an advanced homogeneous architecture that supersedes current heterogeneous architectures, offering industry-leading performance without their disadvantages, as part of the Innovative Technology Panel at this year’s virtual HPC User Forum May 12. Danilak has three decades of industry experience and more than 100 patents designing state-of-the-art processing systems.

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    4. April

      1. Tachyum Joins GAIA-X to Help Develop Next-Generation European Data Infrastructures

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, April, 27, 2021 –Tachyum™ today announced its membership in GAIA-X, an EU-based initiative designed to create a unified ecosystem of cloud and data services. The company plans to provide underlying hardware to GAIA-X, based on the Tachyum Prodigy Universal Processor, which will make European data centers the most cost- and power-efficient in the world. With GAIA-X, representatives from business, science and politics on a European level, create a proposal for the next generation of a European data infrastructure: a secure, federated system that meets the highest standards of digital sovereignty while promoting innovation.

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      2. Tachyum Unveils Prodigy Universal Processor at DIA CIO Virtual Summit

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, April 20, 2021 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced the upcoming participation in the Defense Intelligence Agency, Chief Information Officer, Virtual Summit to be held April 27, 2021. This event marks the launch of the newly established Tachyum Government business entity, where Tachyum officially reaches out to a Government customer to introduce the availability of its Prodigy Universal Processor prototype. Tachyum has achieved engineering proof of performance for all critical core components.

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      3. Tachyum Shows How to be Green in Debut Newsletter

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, April 13, 2021 –Tachyum™ will soon launch its quarterly newsletter with in-depth looks at how the company’s Prodigy Universal Processor Chip will make a dramatic difference in reducing energy consumption by data centers and from cloud computing initiatives, and what achieving FPGA-ready status means in preparation for Prodigy’s launch. The newly created newsletter is intended to keep Tachyum customers, early adopters, partners, analysts and enthusiasts informed about key company information as the company approaches volume production of Prodigy later this year.

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      4. SYLEX Brings Expertise in Fiber Optic Interconnect Solutions to I4DI Consortium

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, April 6, 2021 – SYLEX, a world-class ODM of high-quality optical interconnect solutions and fiber optics sensing/monitoring solutions, has joined the Innovations for Digital Infrastructure (I4DI), a partnership of innovative global technology leaders that are developing European-based supercomputing solutions to advance the region’s capabilities in solving the performance, power and efficiency issues challenging the industry today. I4DI provides freedom and openness similar to Open Compute to the European HPC market.

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    5. March

      1. Tachyum Releases Motherboard Emulation for its Prodigy Processor FPGA Prototype to Manufacturing

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, March 30, 2021 –Tachyum™ Inc. today sent the motherboard emulation prototype of its Prodigy Universal Processor FPGA prototype to manufacturing, which, when returned, will be plugged into its recently completed field-programmable gate array (FPGA) emulation Prodigy Processor boards to create a fully functional system, bringing Prodigy one step closer to delivery later this year. The decision to release the FPGA emulation prototype to manufacturing was made based on successful in-house electrical testing results that Tachyum achieved from its Prodigy processor prototype, delivered earlier in the month.

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      2. Tachyum Unveils Prodigy Universal Processor FPGA Emulation Prototype

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, March 23, 2021 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced the upcoming availability of its Prodigy Universal Processor prototype, built using field-programmable gate array (FPGA) emulation boards. The hardware prototype is currently completing in-house testing before being made available to early adopters. Tachyum’s Prodigy emulation system has been developed in house to offer the best possible accuracy and performance for our engineers to verify the final Prodigy design, and for our customers to begin benchmarking and porting their own application software to native Prodigy code.

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      3. Tachyum Nears Design Completion With 99 Percent of Layout Completed

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, March 16, 2021 –Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that it is nearing design completion of its Prodigy Universal Processor, further ensuring that hyperscale data centers, supercomputer and next generation AI system designers, will finally have the disruptive universal computing fabric to deliver beyond state-of-the-art performance. Tachyum’s ability to achieve Prodigy’s 99 percent completion with a stable netlist layout and Clock Tree Synthesis (CTS) implemented is a last netlist milestone before final netlist and its tape-out.

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      4. Tachyum.us Moves to Company’s Software Emulation Platform

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, March 9, 2021 –Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that it has expanded the live production environment that is built upon its own software emulation system for the Prodigy Universal Processor with the transition of Tachyum.us, the company’s dedicated government business website, to the platform. Tachyum.us’ move to the Tachyum emulation platform extends the company’s public demonstration that indicates the Prodigy’s software stack is nearing production quality and serves as a further testament to the quality of Tachyum’s software and hardware that the company intends to utilize it for its in-house needs.

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      5. Tachyum Delivers First Software Emulation Systems

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, March 2, 2021 – Tachyum™ delivered its first Prodigy Software Emulation Systems to early adopter customers and partners who now have the opportunity to leverage it for evaluation, development and debugging purposes. Delivery of these systems is a key milestone in achieving production-ready status of the world’s first Universal Processor for data center, AI and HPC workloads. Tachyum’s Prodigy can run HPC applications, convolutional AI, explainable AI, general AI, bio AI, and spiking neural networks, plus normal data center workloads, on a single homogeneous processor platform, using existing standard programming models.

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    6. February

      1. Tachyum Emulation Platform Begins Live Web Hosting

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, February 23, 2021 –Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that it has launched a live production website environment built on its own software emulation system for the Prodigy Universal Processor, marking a key development milestone that allows customers and partners to develop software natively and port applications to run on Prodigy. Danilak.com, a website featuring information about Tachyum and its founder and CEO Dr. Radoslav Danilak, has switched to the Tachyum emulation platform.

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      2. I4DI Consortium Continues to Gain Traction in its Efforts to Revolutionize the Data Center with the Addition of InoCloud

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, February 16, 2021 – Cloud and data center solutions provider InoCloud has joined the Innovations for Digital Infrastructure (I4DI), a partnership of innovative global technology leaders that are developing European-based supercomputing solutions to advance the region’s capabilities in solving the performance, power and efficiency issues challenging the industry today. I4DI provides freedom and openness similar to Open Compute to the European HPC market. The consortium brings together companies in storage, networking, rack manufacturing, power, software, services and telecommunications spaces to help transform the entire EU region from an importer of data center and supercomputer technologies to an innovative leader in research for worldwide AI and HPC solutions.

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      3. Tachyum Quarterly Newsletter to Inform the Public Ahead of its Product Launch

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, February 9, 2021 – Tachyum ™ today announced that it is publishing a quarterly newsletter to keep its customers, early adopters, partners, analysts and enthusiasts informed about key company events, press releases and other important information as it approaches volume production of its Prodigy Universal Processor Chip, later this year. Tachyum’s newsletter will summarize key events within the company and provide information that may not be available from other sources.

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    7. January

      1. VNET Lends Nearly Two Decades of Infrastructure Experience to I4DI

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, January 26, 2021 – Comprehensive telecommunications solutions provider VNET has joined the Innovations for Digital Infrastructure (I4DI), a partnership of global technology leaders that are developing European-based supercomputing solutions to advance the region’s capabilities in solving the performance, power and efficiency issues challenging the industry today. I4DI provides freedom and open-source access similar to Open Compute within the European HPC market. The consortium brings together companies in processors, storage, networking, rack manufacturing, power, software, services and telecommunications spaces to help transform the entire EU region from an importer of data center and supercomputer technologies to an innovative leader in research for worldwide AI and HPC solutions.

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      2. Tachyum Named Among 10 Most Innovative Companies to Watch in 2021 by Business Sight Media

        LAS VEGAS, January 22, 2021 – Tachyum ™ was recognized as one of Business Sight’s 10 Most “Innovative” Companies to Watch in 2021, which was highlighted with a video interview featuring Tachyum founder and CEO Dr. Radoslav Danilak discussing the company’s journey, business approach and the challenges overcome from launch to today. Business Sight is a platform that bridges the gap between businesses and their clients. It adds value to the lives of CFOs, CEOs, CTOs, VPs, AVPs, CMOs, CIOs and other leadership teams that exists in the corporate world.

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      3. Seagate Joins I4DI Driving Design of the World Fastest AI Supercomputer

        LAS VEGAS, Nevada, January 19, 2021 – Seagate is the newest member of the Innovations for Digital Infrastructure (I4DI), a partnership of innovative global technology leaders that are developing European-based supercomputing solutions to advance the region’s capabilities in solving the performance, power and efficiency issues challenging the industry today. It joins founding members PosAm, Towercom and Tachyum, and thus the partnership with SAV (Slovak Academy of Sciences) and MIRRI SR (Ministry of Investment, Regional Development and Informatization of the Slovak Republic) within National Supercomputing Centre (NSCC).

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    1. December

      1. Tachyum Closes Milestone Year for Development of Prodigy Universal Processor

        Chip FPGA prototypes and demonstrations among highlights LAS VEGAS, Nevada, December 29, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. celebrates another year of milestones for the company and its Prodigy Universal Processor development, including several demonstrations, design achievements, and other proof-of-product successes. Its progress in 2020 has positioned Prodigy for volume manufacturing and worldwide commercial distribution in 2021. Its most significant accomplishment on the path to market-readiness was the recent release of a fully functional FPGA chip prototype, the last step before tape-out when final design specs are submitted for fabrication.

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      2. Tachyum Maximizes Business Opportunities with Expansion to Nevada

        Company shifts location of U.S. worldwide headquarters to take full advantage of improved market conditions Las Vegas, Nevada, December 22, 2020 – Tachyum™ today announced that it is leveraging business-friendly market conditions enabled by local and state government regulations and recent industrial investments in Nevada to expand operations and maximize its business opportunities. The company is moving its U.S. worldwide headquarters to Henderson, Nevada from Santa Clara, California. Tachyum’s expansion reflects the company’s continued growth as it nears its product launch and volume production of its Prodigy Universal Processor chip in 2021.

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      3. Tachyum Prodigy Software Emulation Systems Now Available for Pre-Order

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., December 15, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that it is signing early adopter customers for the software emulation system for its Prodigy Universal Processor, customers may begin the process of native software development (i.e. using Prodigy Instruction Set Architecture) and porting applications to run on Prodigy. Prodigy software emulation systems will be available at the end of January 2021. Customers and partners can use Prodigy’s software emulation for evaluation, development and debug, and with it, they can begin to transition existing applications that demand high performance and low power to run optimally on Prodigy processors.

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      4. Tachyum Opens Pre-Orders for Prodigy Prototype FPGA Emulation Systems

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., December 8, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that it is signing early adopter customers for its Prodigy Universal Processor prototype built using field-programmable gate array (FPGA) emulation system boards, expected to be back from manufacturing in January 2021. Tachyum created this pre-order program based on commercial and government early access customers expressing strong interest in purchasing Prodigy prototype FPGA emulation systems. For example, Government customer tests using classified data, cannot be performed on emulation systems that are shared or rented.

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      5. Tachyum Demonstrates Prodigy UEFI, Available To Partners For Product Launch In 2021

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., December 1, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that it will be supplying OEM and ODM partners with Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) specification-based BIOS replacement firmware, including source code, for its Prodigy Universal Processor Chips in advance of the hardware’s production-ready status in 2021. Build partners will have the opportunity to access a full platform of software, operating system and chip emulation hardware when delivered. This access allows developers and manufacturers the opportunity to ensure their system applications and software will run without issue from Day One of Prodigy’s product launch without having to source additional resources from outside vendors.

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    2. November

      1. Tachyum Joins I4DI to Design World’s Fastest AI Supercomputer in Slovakia

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., November 23, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced the formation of I4DI (Innovations for Digital Infrastructure), a partnership of innovative EU and global technology leaders brought together to develop European-based supercomputing solutions to advance the region’s capabilities in solving the performance, power and efficiency issues challenging the industry today. In addition to Tachyum, fellow founding members PosAm and Towercom are lending their expertise, along with partners SAV (Slovak Academy of Science) and MIRRI (Ministry of Investment, Regional Development and Informatization) who are bringing their relevant capabilities and experience to the development of the National Supercomputing Centre (NSC) in Slovakia.

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      2. Former NSA SIGINT Director, LTG(R) Richard Zahner Joins Tachyum Government Corp.

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., November 17, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that retired Army Lieutenant General. Richard Zahner has joined the advisory board of its newly created Tachyum Government Corporation, bringing extensive leadership experience and knowledge of intelligence operations that support the company’s efforts in providing strategic value to the military and defense communities. LTG(R) Zahner is a career military intelligence officer with extensive leadership experience in intelligence operations at the Combatant Command, Operational Theater and National Security Agency levels.

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      3. Tachyum resumes hiring in Slovakia and USA

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., November 10, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. the Silicon Valley and Slovakian semiconductor company today announced the restart of hiring activities. After a short halt due to COVID-19, new job openings to the company’s expert team were announced today. The company is on a mission to disrupt the processor, HPC and AI markets with its flagship Prodigy product. Tachyum is looking to fill various expert positions in Slovakia as well as in the United States.

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      4. Tachyum Named a Top Tech Innovator for 2020 by WK Media & Technology Magazine

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., November 2, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that it has been awarded the cover story of the October “Tech Innovators 2020” issue of WK Media & Technology magazine, showcasing the company’s journey to build the world’s first universal process in the digital global economy. WK Media is a magazine company with fresh perspective towards showcasing the achievements of business leaders and entrepreneurs. In doing so, the publication sheds light on their innovations and remarkable business decisions which lead the way for many employees and personnel around the globe.

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    3. October

      1. Tachyum Sends Prodigy Chip FPGA Emulation Prototype to Manufacturing

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., October 27, 2020 - Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that it has achieved another major milestone of its Prodigy Universal Processor development by releasing the netlist of its Prodigy hardware emulation design to a manufacturer to build field-programmable gate array (FPGA) emulation boards for final testing before chip tape-out. FPGAs are hardware chips with circuits that can be customized by a user writing configuration images to configure the “blank” FPGA in order to execute specific functions.

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      2. Tachyum Prodigy Hits Milestone With 96 Percent of Silicon Designed

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., October 20, 2020 - Tachyum ™ Inc. today announced that it has reached another milestone in meeting its goal of volume production of the Prodigy Universal Processor in 2021 by achieving 96 percent of silicon designed and layout completed, with only a stable netlist layout to go before the final netlist and tape out. The company has been making steady progress in its march toward Prodigy’s product release next year.

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      3. Defense and Intelligence Executive Melvin Cordova Joined Tachyum Government Corp.

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., October 5, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that is has added Melvin Cordova, a veteran and proven executive in the defense and intelligence technology industry, to the advisory board of its newly created Tachyum Government Corporation. Mr. Cordova carries the appropriate security clearances and will serve as the official contact for federal customers looking to leverage Tachyum’s Prodigy Universal Processor for their demanding HPC, artificial intelligence and machine learning workloads.

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    4. September

      1. Tachyum CEO Talks About How Technology is Changing Modern Warfare at GLOBSEC 2020 Bratislava Forum

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., September 29, 2020 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, co-founder and CEO of Tachyum™ Inc., has been invited to speak to an audience of influential heads of state, business leaders, innovators and industry experts about the role of technology in warfare at the GLOBSEC 2020 Bratislava Forum October 7-8. Over the past two decades, GLOBSEC Bratislava Forum has established itself as the leading platform in the Central Eastern Europe region and one of the top strategic conferences globally.

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      2. Tachyum Opens U.S., EU and NATO Government Business Unit

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., September 8, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced it is opening a business unit to serve U.S., EU and NATO member Government customers of its Prodigy Universal Processor for demanding HPC, artificial intelligence and machine learning workloads. Although the company’s primary market is hyperscale data centers, Tachyum’s CEO Dr. Rado Danilak recognized that government agencies – notably military and intelligence – are early adopters of Prodigy. Its ultra-low-power, ultra-high-performance enables and vastly improves next-generation defense systems such as unmanned aircraft and underwater systems, cybersecurity, communications, analytics, and more.

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      3. Tachyum Promotes Krishna Thatipelli to Senior Director of Hardware Design Engineering

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., September 1, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced the promotion of Krishna Thatipelli, a seasoned professional with strong technical and management skills in CPUs and ASIC development, to Senior Director of Hardware Design Engineering after successfully delivering August milestones related to the company’s Prodigy Universal Processor. Thatipelli has more than 20 years of experience successfully delivering many high- performance microprocessors/ASICs across a spectrum of processors, such as Intel and AMD x86 multicore CPUs, including Opteron; next-generation ARM cores; and out-of-order high-end SPARC CPUs.

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    5. August

      1. Tachyum Prodigy Native AI Supports TensorFlow and PyTorch

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., August 26, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that it has further expanded the capabilities of its Prodigy Universal Processor through support for TensorFlow and PyTorch environments, enabling a faster, less expensive and more dynamic solution for the most challenging artificial intelligence/machine learning workloads. Analysts predict that AI revenue will surpass $300 billion by 2024 with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of up to 42 percent through 2027.

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      2. Tachyum Demo Shows Prodigy will be Faster than NVIDIA and Intel Chips

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., August 11, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that it has successfully completed a demonstration showing its Prodigy Universal Processor running faster than any other processor, HPC or AI chips, including ones from NVIDIA and Intel. This is the latest of many recent milestones achieved by Tachyum as the company continues its march towards Prodigy’s product release next year. Tachyum demonstrated how its computational operation and the speed of its product design, using an industry-standard Verilog simulation of the actual Prodigy post layout hardware, is the superior solution to current competitive offerings.

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      3. Tachyum Shows Prodigy Running Existing x86, ARM, and RISC-V Software

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., August 4, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that its Prodigy Universal Processor has successfully completed software emulation testing across x86, ARM and RISC-V binary environments. This important milestone demonstrates that Prodigy will enable customers to run their legacy applications transparently at launch with better performance than any contemporary or future ARM or RISC-V processors. Coupled with hyperscale data center workhorse programs such as Hadoop, Apache and more, which Tachyum is recompiling to Prodigy native code, this capability will ensure that Prodigy customers can run a broad spectrum of applications, right out of the box.

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    6. July

      1. Tachyum Joins Trusted Computing Group to Follow the Same Security Standards as Intel and AMD

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 28, 2020 –Tachyum™ Inc. today announced its membership in the Trusted Computing Group (TCG), part of the company’s continued efforts to collaborate with other industry organizations and academic institutions to further develop and promote trusted computing technologies. TCG is a not-for-profit organization formed to develop, define and promote open, vendor-neutral, global industry specifications and standards, supportive of a hardware-based root of trust, for interoperable trusted computing platforms.

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      2. Tachyum Among 'The 100 Best Companies to Watch Out for in 2020'

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 17, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that it was recognized for its innovative approach, dedicated vision and effective solutions by being named as one of the “100 Best Companies to Watch Out for in 2020” in the July edition of Exeleon Magazine. Exeleon is a business and tech magazine that strives to highlight companies and entrepreneurs that have pursued and achieved excellence in their industry. Those that make the annual “Best Companies” issue have been chosen from the thousands of companies from around the globe tracked by the publication’s team of experts.

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    7. June

      1. Tachyum Participates in Open Compute Project’s SONiC Initiative

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 30, 2020 – Tachyum™ Inc. today announced that it has joined the Software for Open Networking in the Cloud (SONiC) Open Compute Project as part of the company’s efforts to help redesign traditional IT infrastructure technology to better serve the technical needs of modern data centers. SONiC is an open-source Network Operating System (NOS) community project of the OCP. Originally developed to improve network switch operations, Microsoft contributed SONiC to the OCP community as a way to further its development and extend its reach beyond the large web-scale companies and cloud providers that had the means to deploy and support it within their own ecosystems.

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      2. Tachyum Reveals HPC/AI Prodigy Motherboard at ISC 2020 Digital

        BRATISLAVA, Slovakia, June 16, 2020 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, founder and CEO of semiconductor startup Tachyum™ Inc., will discuss the company’s “Gamechanger” universal processor reference design solution for HPC and AI environments as part of ISC High Performance 2020 Digital event June 22-25. ISC 2020 Digital is an inaugural online event that focuses on bringing the most critical developments and trends in high-performance computing, machine learning and data analytics for the benefit of the global HPC community.

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      3. Tachyum Becomes Part of OpenBMC Project Community

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 2, 2020 – Semiconductor startup Tachyum™ Inc. announced today that it has joined the OpenBMC Project as a contributor to the community seeking to define standards for aSANTA standard Baseboard Management Controller (BMC) firmware stack that will work across heterogeneous systems, including enterprise, HPC, telco and cloud-scale data centers. BMCs are specialized controllers that monitor the state of a computer or hardware, including aspects such as system health, log events for failure analysis, and a range of remote management capabilities.

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    8. May

      1. Tachyum Achieves 90 Percent of Silicon Laid for its Prodigy Universal Processor

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 12, 2020 – Semiconductor startup Tachyum Inc. announced today that it has achieved, on schedule, a major milestone in the detailed physical design of its Prodigy Universal Processor. Tachyum now has a complete chip layout, with a verified detailed physical design of more than 90 percent of the design silicon area. Tachyum’s Prodigy is the world’s first Universal Processor, combining general-purpose processors, high-performance computing (HPC), artificial intelligence (AI), deep machine learning (ML), explainable AI, bio AI and other AI disciplines within a single chip.

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    9. April

      1. Tachyum Promotes Elena Zokhidova to VP of Finance After She Helps Elevate Company’s Success

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 22, 2020 – Semiconductor startup Tachyum Inc. announced today the promotion of Elena Zokhidova to Vice President of Finance from Senior Director. She achieved the new position after nearly a year helping the company successfully meet aggressive business goals. Zokhidova was recruited by Tachyum to help lead the company’s financial operations throughout its growth phase and ensure that it is well positioned to meet pre-IPO compliance. Since joining Tachyum in June 2019, Zokhidova has helped successfully transform the company from an early-stage startup to a pre-revenue company while implementing processes to ensure future scalability.

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      2. Tachyum Opens New European Union Headquarters in Slovakia

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 7, 2020 – Semiconductor startup Tachyum Inc. today announced that it has opened new offices in Slovakia that will enable it to best address the regional needs of its growing number of customers, partners, vendors and personnel throughout the European Union. Tachyum’s worldwide headquarters remain located in Silicon Valley. Tachyum’s newest facilities will offer the company a foothold in the strategically important European marketplace as well as enabling it to leverage the technological expertise of its Slovakian employees as work progresses on deploying its flagship Prodigy Universal Processor Chip.

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    10. March

      1. Tachyum Joins UEFI Forum as a Contributor Member to Help Advance the State of the Technology Market

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 24, 2020 – Semiconductor startup Tachyum Inc. announced today that it has joined the Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) Forum, a community of industry-leading OEMs, IHVs, chip manufacturers, and BIOS firmware and operating system members interested in improving information processing system performance and advancing security and interoperability through standards and best practices. Tachyum is actively working on reference designs for its ODM, OEM, IHV, integrators and HPC/AI customers.

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      2. Stephen Dilbeck Joins Tachyum as Senior Director, System on Chip

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 3, 2020 – Semiconductor startup Tachyum Inc. announced today that it has retained Stephen Dilbeck full time to serve as the company’s Senior Director, System on Chip, to complete physical design through tape- out of Tachyum’s Prodigy chip. Dilbeck first began working with the company as a contractor in 2019 and became a full-time employee in January. In this position, Dilbeck will be responsible for customer owned tooling (COT) physical design and SoC of the company’s data processing chip by working with engineers to achieve timing, area, performance and power goals of the company’s Prodigy Universal Processor Chip – the smallest and fastest general purpose, 64-core processor developed to date, requiring 10x less processor power, and reducing processor cost by 3x.

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    11. February

      1. Tachyum Joined JEDEC Committees Working on Standards for Solid State Memories

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., February 25th, 2020 – Semiconductor startup Tachyum Inc. today announced that it has become members of two JEDEC committees developing standards for solid state memories and DRAM modules that will shape the semiconductor industry’s position in the rapidly evolving global marketplace. Tachyum is one of nearly 300 member companies of the JEDEC, the global leader in developing open standards for the microelectronics industry. The company has joined committees JC-42 Solid State Memories, which include all memory-integrated circuits and programmable logic devices, and JC-45 DRAM Modules, addressing architectural, electrical, test and SPD issues related to memory design and manufacturing for commercial applications.

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      2. Tachyum CEO Dr. Danilak Won 2019 Crystal Wing In Innovation and Startups Category

        BRATISLAVA, Slovakia, February 18, 2020 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, founder and CEO of semiconductor startup Tachyum Inc. and Tachyum s.r.o., was the recipient of the 2019 Crystal Wing Award in the Innovation and Startups category. This prestigious Award recognizes significant achievements of Slovaks who have attained exceptional expertise and success in their respective industries. Now in its 23 rd year, the Crystal Wing is given in the categories of philanthropy; economy; journalism and literature; theater and audiovisual art; fine arts; popular music; sports; and medicine and science to highlight unique people and their professional performances, which are deserving of the highest respect.

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      3. Tachyum Running Apache is a Key Milestone for Prodigy Universal Processor Software Stack

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., February 11, 2020 – Semiconductor startup Tachyum Inc. today announced that it has completed another critical stage in software development by successfully achieving an Apache web server port to Prodigy Universal Processor Instruction Set Architecture (ISA). This latest milestone by Tachyum’s software team brings the company’s Prodigy Universal Processor one step closer to being customer- ready in anticipation of its commercial launch in 2021. After its successful GNU toolchain port and the creation of multiple simulation environments to execute Prodigy’s native ISA in 2018, Tachyum’s software developers concentrated on achieving their first successful Linux kernel port in 2019.

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      4. Tachyum CEO Dr. Radoslav Danilak Discusses ‘Bringing Slovakia to the Forefront of the Digital Age’ at CEO Forum

        BRATISLAVA, Slovakia, February 6, 2020 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, founder and CEO of semiconductor startup Tachyum Inc. will discuss “Bringing Slovakia to the Forefront of the Digital Age” in a special 30-minute speaking session at CEO Forum Slovakia in Bratislava on February 13 at 14:40 p.m. CEO Forum Slovakia is a conference aimed at bringing together successful CEOs from various companies operating in Slovakia and the Czech Republic. It is a platform that disseminates information, practical advice into working life and inspiration for CEOs to perform better with greater commitment.

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      5. Tachyum’s Reference Design Will Be Used In a 2021 AI/HPC Supercomputer

        Customers and ODMs will have a reference design for ‘AI/HPC Hyperscale Datacenters’ SANTA CLARA, Calif., February 04, 2020 – Semiconductor Company Tachyum Inc. announced today that its Prodigy Processor AI/HPC Reference Design will be used in a supercomputer which will be deployed in 2021. This reference design will provide customers, partners, OEMs and Original Design Manufacturers (ODMs) a proven blueprint for building and deploying ultra-high performance Exascale AI/HPC supercomputers and data centers in 2021.

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    12. January

      1. Tachyum Joins Open Compute Project As It Designs Reference Boards For Its Prodigy Chip

        SANTA CLARA, Calif., January 28, 2020 – Semiconductor Company Tachyum Inc. announced today its participation as a Community Member in the Open Compute Project (OCP), an open consortium aiming to design and enable the delivery of the most-efficient server, storage and data center hardware for scalable computing. Tachyum’s Prodigy Universal Processor Chips unlock unprecedented performance, power efficiency and cost advantages to solve the most complex problems in big data analytics, deep learning, mobile and large-scale computing, impacting a broad spectrum of markets and industries.

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    1. December

      1. Tachyum Executives Excited About Company Future After Success of 2019

        SAN JOSE, CALIF. – December 17, 2019 – A year that saw semiconductor startup Tachyum make substantial progress in product development, financial positioning and expanded executive leadership, has ensured that the company remains on schedule to introduce Prodigy, the world’s first Universal Processor, to worldwide markets in 2021. Prodigy is a 64-core Universal Processor that outperforms the fastest Xeon processor on data center workloads, at 10x less processor power and 3x lower cost.

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      2. Tachyum Chosen Among ‘Most Valuable Brands of the Year’ by IndustryWired Magazine

        SAN JOSE, Calif., December 11, 2019 – Tachyum Inc. has been named one of the “Most Valuable Brands of the Year” as an emerging company by IndustryWired Magazine, a leading industry resource for helping today’s entrepreneurs build tomorrow’s leading businesses. This annual “Brands of the Year” issue highlights emerging companies’ unique value propositions and how they have worked to provide more cohesive solutions to customers for better productivity and growth. It also emphasizes the executives who have worked diligently making their brands impossible to ignore in the competitive market.

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    2. November

      1. Tachyum Shares Why Its Processor is Valuable for Chinese Market

        Bratislava, Slovakia, November 21, 2019 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, founder and CEO of semiconductor startup Tachyum Inc., was invited to visit Hong Kong and Shenzen, China as part of the recent Central Europe Business Summit (“CEBS”) under patronage of Forbes to help build bridges and expand relationships with potential customers, partners and investors in the data center looking to introduce the company’s Prodigy Universal Processor Chip as a transformational asset for China.

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    3. October

      1. Tachyum Slovakia R&D Center expands its Workforce: Reversing Brain Drain to Brain Gain

        Bratislava, Slovakia, October 22, 2019 – Tachyum, s.r.o., the company’s European headquarters in Bratislava, announced that it continues to successfully contribute to Slovakia’s reversal from “Brain Drain” to “Brain Gain” with its recent addition of highly qualified full-time engineers and scientists. Among the recently hired engineers, there are Slovaks returning home after working abroad in the US and UK, as well as top talent from Japan and Russia. The new additions are eager to bring their skillset and expertise to the fields of advanced compiler design and chip performance optimization that Tachyum offers in its Bratislava R&D center.

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      2. Tachyum CEO Dr. Radoslav Danilak to speak at Driving.Digital 2019

        Bratislava, Slovakia, October 14, 2019 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, Founder and CEO of semiconductor startup Tachyum Inc., with US Headquarters in Santa Clara, Calif., and European headquarters in Bratislava comprising a rapidly growing R&D operation, will deliver a “Success Story” talk at the Driving.Digital conference, held at the X-Bionic Sphere in Samorin, Slovakia. Dr. Danilak is scheduled to speak October 15 th at 9:45 a.m. Driving.Digital, the first automotive security conference in the CEE region, brings together experts and thought leaders from around the globe to promote the Connected Cars and Autonomous Vehicles Stability Program of the Slovak Republic, in order to advance safety and security, along with intelligent and autonomous mobility systems.

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      3. Tachyum CEO Dr. Radoslav Danilak to speak at SlovakiaTech 2019

        Bratislava, Slovakia, October 7th, 2019 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, Founder and CEO of semiconductor startup Tachyum Inc., with US Headquarters in Santa Clara, Calif., and European headquarters in Bratislava comprising a rapidly growing R&D operation, will deliver two talks at this year’s SlovakiaTech 2019 in Kosice, SK. He will present a short talk on October 8 on Tachyum as a Slovak success story, followed later in the afternoon by a presentation titled “Can Slovakia ever be Silicon Valley?

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      4. Tachyum CEO Dr. Radoslav Danilak Named IT Person of the Year at IT GALA

        Bratislava, Slovakia, October 3, 2019 – Dr. Radoslav “Rado” Danilak, founder and CEO of semiconductor startup Tachyum Inc., was named IT Person of the Year 2019 at IT GALA, the most prestigious annual event of the Slovak information technology and telecommunications communities. Dr. Danilak was named Person of the Year based on the criteria of his contributions to technical development in IT; contribution to development of IT business in Slovakia; participation on advisory panels, professional associations and academic functions; and support of education, enlightenment and public information.

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      5. Tachyum Named One of the ‘50 Innovative Companies to Watch 2019’ by The Silicon Review

        SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tachyum Inc. has been named one of the “50 Innovative Companies to Watch 2019” by The Silicon Review, the world’s most trusted online and print community for business and technology professionals. The Silicon Review’s 50 Innovative Companies to Watch honor is awarded to companies that provide the most groundbreaking technologies contributing to the competitive global IT platform at large. Tachyum was selected by the Silicon Review team for inclusion based on the expectation that the company will unlock unprecedented performance, power efficiency, and cost advantages to solve the most complex problems in Big Data analytics, deep learning, mobile and large-scale computing.

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    4. September

      1. Tachyum Joins Intel, AMD, and Nvidia With New Headquarters in Santa Clara

        SAN JOSE, Calif., September 24, 2019 –Tachyum, a semiconductor startup and developer of the world’s first Universal Processor platform today announced the opening of its new, larger corporate headquarters in Santa Clara to better accommodate rapidly growing number of customers, partners, vendors and its growing personnel ranks. The new offices are located at 2520 Mission College Blvd, Suite 201, Santa Clara CA 95054. Tachyum’s new facilities will better enable the company to finish development, start marketing and selling its disruptive products that tackle the most pressing global issues in data centers, AI, telecommunications, edge computing and mobility today.

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      2. Dr. Kurt Lauk, prominent business leader, former chairman of Economic Council in Germany (Wirtschaftsrat), former advisor to Angela Merkel, joins Tachyum

        SAN JOSE, Calif., September 17, 2019 – Today, Tachyum announced that Dr. Kurt Lauk has joined the company’s Board of Advisors. Dr. Lauk served on several management boards, including Daimler and Audi, and as a member of the EU Parliament. For 15 years, he was Chairman of the the Economy Council (Wirtschaftsrat) and advised Angela Merkel in this capacity. He is Founder and President of Globe CP GmbH, a personally owned family office since 2000.

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    5. August

      1. Tachyum Joins CXL High-Speed Interconnect Consortium to Advance Breakthrough Data Center Performance

        SAN JOSE, Calif., August 27, 2019 – Tachyum Inc., a developer of the smallest and fastest general-purpose 64-core processor, today announced it has joined the Compute Express Link (CXL) Consortium, a group of companies dedicated to advancing a new, open-industry standard interconnect designed to address the increasing demands of high-performance computational workloads. CXL is a high-speed CPU-to-Device and CPU-to-Memory interconnect that offers high- bandwidth, low-latency connectivity between host processors, systems and devices, such as FPGAs, intelligent networking and storage accelerators, memory buffers, storage class memory and smart I/O devices.

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      2. Tachyum Joins PCI-SIG in Support of Mission to Satisfy Performance Needs of Data Center, AI and HPC Workloads

        SAN JOSE, Calif., August 13, 2019 – Tachyum Inc. today announced that it has joined the Peripheral Component Interconnect Special Interest Group (PCI-SIG), a 700+ member association committed to advancing the non-proprietary PCI technology to yield a reliable, scalable solution for high-speed I/O in numerous market applications. The PCI I/O expansion bus is today’s de facto interconnect between CPUs and peripherals. As demand for higher-performance I/O grows, PCI-SIG’s scope and ecosystem reach expands.

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    6. July

      1. Tachyum CEO Presents ‘Flash Solutions for the Skyrocketing AI/ML Applications Market at Flash Memory Summit

        SAN JOSE, Calif., July 30th, 2019 – Dr. Radoslav “Rado” Danilak, CEO of Tachyum Inc., will speak about the need for new approaches, and capabilities of data center architectures, interconnects, storage and memory types, to enable the industry to unleash the full power of AI in the multi-billion dollar hyperscale market, at the Flash Memory Summit in the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, Calif. on Wednesday, August 7 at 4:35 p.

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      2. Tachyum Appoints Kiran Malwankar VP of System Engineering

        SAN JOSE, Calif., July 16, 2019 – Tachyum Inc. announced today it has appointed Kiran Malwankar to the position of Vice President of System Engineering. Malwankar, a 30-year veteran of both pre-IPO companies and industry leaders, holds 21 U.S. patents in technologies such as I/O virtualization, PCIe, storage virtualization, and flash/solid-state media. Malwankar joins the company after founding and/or joining a series of successful startups that delivered innovations in memory, AI, IoT, cloud, and flash devices; five of these companies were acquired and one went public.

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      3. Tachyum Closes $25 Million Series A Round

        SAN JOSE, Calif., July 9th, 2019 – Tachyum Inc. announced today that it has finalized a Series-A funding round led by private equity investor IPM Group, with participation of the Slovak Government, that will be used to continue the advancement of the company’s efforts to bring its Prodigy Universal Processor chip to market. Now with $25M in its post Series-A war chest, the Tachyum development team is able to reach its next major milestone in early 2020, in order to bring the Prodigy chip to market in the second half of 2020.

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    7. June

      1. Tachyum Hires Finance Executive Elena Zokhidova to Oversee Global Fiscal Operations

        SAN JOSE, Calif., June 5, 2019 – Tachyum Inc. announced today it has appointed Elena Zokhidova its Senior Director of Finance to improve existing financial processes and facilitate new business opportunities which will help the company reach its aggressive growth plans. Zokhidova’s nearly two decades of international business and finance experience, including service at leading public accounting firms and billion-dollar companies within the tech industry, complements Tachyum’s established presence in Silicon Valley and the Central/Eastern European region.

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    8. May

      1. Tachyum Successfully Deploys Linux OS on Universal Processor Chip

        SAN JOSE, Calif., May 29, 2019 – Tachyum Inc. announced today it has successfully deployed the Linux OS on its Prodigy Universal Processor architecture, a foundation for 64-core, ultra-low power, high-performance processor. Running an OS directly and natively on its chip, without the need for host processors or other expensive components, reduces the cost of at-scale data centers and enables nearly unlimited flexibility in use. This development is a significant milestone on Tachyum’s roadmap to supplying hyperscale data centers and ODM partners with high- performance, power-efficient, scalable processing muscle for data center, cloud, AI/ML, in memory processing, and HPC environments at a fraction of the cost of the competition.

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    9. April

      1. Dr. Zhimin Ding Presents at 2019 AI Accelerator Summit

        SAN JOSE, Calif., April 9, 2019 – Dr. Zhimin Ding, Principal AI Processor Architect at Tachyum Inc. will be a featured presenter at the AI Accelerator Summit, April 11-12 at Silicon Valley’s San Jose Convention Center. Ding is a pioneer in artificial intelligence, machine learning, and neural networks – and how these technologies intersect with semiconductors and system design. Since the early 1980s he has specialized in areas like pattern recognition, supervised and unsupervised learning, training, sensory fusion, and neuromorphic architectures.

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    10. March

      1. Tachyum CEO Presents Company’s ‘Innovative Technology’ to Attendees of HPC User Forum

        SAN JOSE, Calif., March 26, 2019 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, Co-founder and CEO of Tachyum Inc., will be a featured panelist for an “Innovative Technologies” session at the 72nd HPC User Forum at La Fonda on the Plaza in Santa Fe, New Mexico April 3 at 1:30 p.m. Danilak will educate attendees about the unprecedented capabilities of the world’s first universal processor chip. Tachyum’s Prodigy chip reduces data center cost and power needs through new proprietary processor architecture that has made many parts of the hardware found in a typical processor redundant.

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      2. Slovak Government Provides Capital Infusion of $17 Million to Tachyum

        SAN JOSE, Calif., March 12, 2019 – Tachyum today announced that it has received capital from the Slovak government of almost $17 million dollars to help build a new R&D center within the country that will assist in the final development phase of the company’s Prodigy Universal Processor Chip, the smallest and fastest general-purpose, 64-bit processor, requiring 10x lower power and 3x lower sell price than competing products with equivalent performance.

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      3. Tachyum Named Leading Specialist in Big Data Solutions by CV Magazine

        SAN JOSE, Calif., March 4, 2019 – Tachyum Inc. has been recognized among the Leading Specialists in Big Data Solutions in the USA as part of the 2019 Corporate Excellence Awards by Corporate Vision Magazine. The awards are designed to recognize outstanding achievement, game-changing innovation and stellar performance of companies and individuals from around the business world. Providing readers worldwide with a wealth of news, features and comment on the corporate issues of the day, CV Magazine is more than just a publication, instead serving as an invaluable resource for readers and decision makers looking to improve and transform the way they manage their operations, staff, technology, business partnerships and supply chains, with a view to creating a more profitable and successful business.

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    11. January

      1. Tachyum CEO Honored by President of Slovakia at State Awards Ceremony

        SAN JOSE, Calif., January 17, 2019 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, co-founder and CEO of Tachyum Inc., was awarded the Pribina Cross, First Class by Slovakian President Andrej Kiska for innovations in data storage and processing at a state awards ceremony in Bratislava January 8, 2019. Danilak was among people honored at the ceremony for best representing the values on which Slovak society stands. He received the award from Slovakia’s President for outstanding merit in the economic development of the Slovak Republic in the areas of business and information technology, for his work developing the Prodigy Universal Processor Chip, the smallest and fastest general purpose, 64-bit processor, requiring 10x less power and reducing processor cost by 3x.

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    1. November

      1. Tachyum Named Winner of 2018 Red Herring Top 100 Global Award

        SAN JOSE, Calif., November 20, 2018 – Tachyum Inc. was named a winner in the hardware sector category of the 2018 Red Herring Top 100 Global awards, which highlights the most exciting startups from Asia, Europe and the Americas. The award follows Tachyum’s recognition as a Red Herring Top 100 North America winner in June. Red Herring 100 Awards are widely recognized as one of the industry’s more prestigious recognitions, with hundreds of candidates from each continent competing for a Top 100.

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      2. Tachyum CEO Rado Danilak to discuss the rapid spread of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and High Performance Computing (HPC) as a keynote speaker at the Slovakia Tech Forum Conference

        SAN JOSE, Calif., November 5, 2018 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, Co-founder and CEO of Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc. will be a keynote speaker at the Slovakia Tech Forum conference held on November 8-9 in Kosice, Slovakia. Dr. Danilak will talk about the development of the Prodigy processor that has been designed by Tachyum as the latest generation technology to dramatically improve speed, performance and energy consumption for cloud data centers.

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    2. October

      1. Tachyum Named Best AI Startup in Slovakia as Part of Global Startup Awards

        SAN JOSE, Calif., October 30, 2018 – Tachyum Inc. was named the Slovakia National Winner in the Best AI Startup category at the Grand Finale Day of the Central European Startup Awards October 24 at the Palace of Culture and Science. The award recognizes Tachyum as among the best technology startups from around the world as part of the larger Global Startup Awards. The Best AI Startup was named for the company that has shown the greatest development over the past year based on growth, innovation and most-efficient and powerful application of deep tech/artificial intelligence/big data to reinvent how businesses and societies develop solutions to previously unsolvable problems.

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      2. Tachyum CEO Radoslav Danilak Provides Deep Insight into AI Market at V4 Conference on Artificial Intelligence

        SAN JOSE, Calif., October 23, 2018 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, Co-founder and CEO of Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc. recently spoke about the transforming landscape of intelligent data processing and artificial intelligence during a workshop session at the V4 Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Brussels. He shared his expertise about the complex issues facing organizations and governments deploying AI-controlled systems and the technological challenges that still need to be overcome in bringing AI to the mainstream.

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      3. Tachyum CEO Talks Next Generation of Memory/Storage-Centric Computing at Storage Visions 2018

        SAN JOSE, Calif., October 17, 2018 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, Co-founder and CEO of Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc., is among the featured panelists presenting as part of the “Circling the Wagons – Memory/storage-centric computing” session at Storage Visions 2018 at the Hyatt Regency in Santa Clara, California, October 22 at 8:15 a.m. PDT. A frequent presenter at technology trade shows around the world, Danilak has more than 25 years of industry experience and over 100 patents designing state-of-the-art processing systems.

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    3. September

      1. Tachyum CEO Discusses Success in Entrepreneurism at Startup Grind London Fireside Chat

        SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 14, 2018 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, Co-founder and CEO of Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc., is the featured speaker of a Startup Grind London Fireside Chat at the Wework Moorgate in London September 18 at 6 p.m. He will be presenting his expertise in building and selling companies to an audience comprised of the organization’s community of entrepreneurs. A frequent presenter at technology trade shows around the world, Danilak has more than 25 years of industry experience and over 100 patents designing state-of-the-art processing systems.

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      2. Tech Industry Mentor Marian Gazdik Joins Tachyum Board of Advisors

        SAN JOSE, Calif., September 6, 2018 – Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc. today announced that Marian Gazdik, the Director of Startup Grind Europe, an entrepreneurship community powered by Google for Entrepreneurs, has joined the company’s Board of Advisors to help guide Tachyum’s success in transforming the landscape of intelligent data processing and big AI. Gazdik is a tech investor, board advisor and startup mentor who oversees the operations of Startup Grind in Europe.

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    4. August

      1. Tachyum Touts Benefits of Universal Processor for Hyperscale Datacenters, HPC and AI Markets at HOT CHIPS 2018

        SAN JOSE, Calif., August 15, 2018 – Tachyum CEO Dr. Radoslav Danilak from Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc. will discuss how its Prodigy Universal Processor Chip combines the best attributes of CPU, GPU and TPU architectures to overcome high-performance computing challenges at HOT CHIPS 2018: A Symposium on High-Performance Chips at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts in Cupertino, Calif. August 21 at 3 p.m. Tachyum CEO Dr. Radoslav Danilak, will present “Tachyum Cloud Chips for Hyperscale Workloads, Deep ML, General, Symbolic & Bio AI” at the three-day event.

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    5. July

      1. Tachyum CEO Addresses Effective Use of QLC Flash in Hyperscale Datacenters at Flash Memory Summit 2018

        SAN JOSE, Calif., July 31, 2018 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, Co-founder and CEO of Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc., is part of the Invited Talks Track at Flash Memory Summit, presenting “Effective Use of QLC Flash in Hyperscale Datacenters” to attendees of the event at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California August 9 at 2:10 p.m. A frequent presenter at technology trade shows around the world, Danilak has more than 25 years of industry experience and over 100 patents designing state-of-the-art processing systems.

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      2. Professor Steve Furber, Designer of the Original ARM Microprocessor, Joins Tachyum Board of Advisors

        SAN JOSE, Calif., July 26, 2018 – Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc. announced today that Professor Steve Furber, the highly regarded original designer of the world’s leading embedded processor, the ARM microprocessor, has joined its Board of Advisors. In this capacity, Prof. Furber will help position the company’s Prodigy processor to achieve disruptive performance in Spiking Model neural simulations, as well as standard data center workloads. Steve Furber is a long-time ICL Professor of Computer Engineering at the University of Manchester in the UK researching asynchronous processors, low-power design, on-chip interconnect and neural systems engineering.

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    6. June

      1. Tachyum chosen as a 2018 Red Herring Top 100 North America Winner

        Los Angeles, Calif., June 28, 2018 - Red Herring today announced the winners of its Top 100 North America 2018 event, recognizing the continent’s most exciting and innovative private technology companies. The winners, celebrated at a special awards ceremony at the Marina Del Rey Hotel, have been chosen from thousands of entrants, whittled down to hundreds making the trip to California. The ceremony, led by Red Herring chairman Alex Vieux, was preceded by two days of keynote speeches, discussions and finalist presentations.

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      2. Tachyum CEO Addresses Performance and Efficiency of Company’s Prodigy Chips at ISC High Performance 2018

        SAN JOSE, Calif., June 20, 2018 – Dr. Radoslav “Rado” Danilak, co-founder and CEO at Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc., will be discussing how to best address the unprecedented compute performance and power efficiency needs required for artificial intelligence, high performance computing and hyperscale workloads as part of ISC High Performance 2018 in Frankfurt, Germany, June 24-28. Danilak has been invited to present a workshop entitled “Prodigy Universal Processor for AI/HPC and Hyperscale Workloads” June 26 at 2:30 p.

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      3. Tachyum is a Finalist for the 2018 Red Herring Top 100 North America Award

        San Jose, Calif., - June 19th – Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc. announced today it has been selected as a finalist for Red Herring’s Top 100 North America award, a prestigious list honoring the year’s most promising private technology ventures from the North American business region. The Red Herring editorial team selected the most innovative companies from a pool of hundreds from across North America. The nominees are evaluated on 20 main quantitative and qualitative criterion, which include disruptive impact, market footprint, proof of concept, financial performance, technology innovation, social value, quality of management, execution of strategy, and integration into their respective industries.

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      4. Tachyum CEO Discusses Architecture High-Performance Symbolic and General AI at Machine Learning & AI DevCon

        SAN JOSE, Calif., June 4, 2018 – Dr. Radoslav “Rado” Danilak, co-founder and CEO at Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc. will for the first time publicly talk about architecture high-performance symbolic and general AI, as well as convolution networks, at the Machine Learning & AI Developers Conference in the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, Calif. June 6 at 2:30 p.m. Danilak has more than 25 years of industry experience and over 100 patents designing state-of-the-art processing systems.

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    7. May

      1. Tachyum Unveils the World’s 1st Universal Processor Platform with More than 10x the Performance of Conventional Processors

        Tachyum will enable the full simulation of the human brain capacity in real-time by 2020 SAN JOSE, Calif., May 17th, 2018 – Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc., which is backed by IPM Growth, today unveiled its new processor family – codenamed “Prodigy” – that combines the advantages of CPUs with GP-GPUs, and specialized AI chips in a single universal processor platform with ten times the processing power per watt capable of running the world’s most complex compute tasks.

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      2. Tachyum CEO Returns to GLOBSEC Forum to Discuss the Future of AI in “Cyberwar: Military Build-up in the Fifth Domain” Panel Discussion

        SAN JOSE, Calif., May 15, 2018 – Dr. Radoslav “Rado” Danilak, co-founder and CEO at Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc. has been invited to speak to an audience of influential statesmen, business leaders, and fellow visionaries and innovators about the role that technology serves in helping overcome the most urgent crises facing the world population now and into the future for the second straight year at the GLOBSEC 2018 Bratislava Forum May 17-19.

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      3. Tachyum Partners with Numericcal to Provide AI-On-Demand

        Tachyum’s Cloud Chip provides superior AI performance of complex DNN computations SAN JOSE, Calif., May 8, 2018 – Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc. today announced an alliance with Numericcal that will enable its Cloud Chips to support Numericcal’s Deep Neural Network (DNN) deployment technology. Tachyum’s Cloud chip is a Universal Processing Platform for data center, AI and HPC workloads. With Numericcal’s software leveraging the performance benefits of Tachyum’s Cloud Chip, data centers will transform from a repository of information, into a service within the cloud that provides organizations and individuals with on-demand Artificial Intelligence solutions.

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    8. March

      1. Tachyum Opens New Worldwide Headquarters to Accommodate Growth Plans

        SAN JOSE, Calif., March 6, 2018 – Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc. announced today the opening of its new, larger corporate headquarters in San Jose, Calif. to better accommodate customers, vendors and its growing personnel ranks. The company was previously located in Campbell, Calif. Tachyum’s new facilities will better enable the company to develop, market and sell its disruptive products that tackle the most pressing global issues in data centers today.

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    9. February

      1. Cloud Chip Company Tachyum Receives Venture Capital Investment from IPM

        CAMPBELL, Calif., February 13, 2018 – Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc. announced today it has received an outside investment from IPM Growth, the venture capital division of InfraPartners Management LLP (“IPM LLP”), a global multi-asset class fund management and advisory firm. IPM Growth focuses on addressing the scarcity of scale-up capital for innovative companies with global ambitions, developing disruptive technologies that tackle the most pressing global issues in the sectors of energy, mobility, security.

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      2. Tachyum’s Rado Danilak Featured at CEO Forum Slovensko

        CAMPBELL, Calif., February 6, 2018 – Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc. announced today its CEO Dr. Radoslav “Rado” Danilak, will be featured at the upcoming CEO Forum Slovensko, February 14-15 in Bratislava, Slovakia. CEO Forum is a cross-industry event that inspires senior executives to act for progressive change by sharing information, best and worst practices, and opportunities for networking and collaboration. The unique platform and focus attracts a global audience of CEOs from, doing business in, and doing business with, Slovakia and the Czech Republic, who are committed to social and economic improvements such as investing in education and reducing bureaucracy.

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    10. January

      1. Tachyum CEO Radoslav Danilak Accepted into Forbes Technology Council

        CAMPBELL, Calif., January 4, 2018 – Dr. Radoslav “Rado” Danilak, CEO of Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc., has been accepted into the Forbes Technology Council, an invitation-only community for world-class CIOs, CTOs and technology executives. Danilak joins other Forbes Technology Council members, who are hand-selected, to become part of a curated network of successful peers and get access to a variety of exclusive benefits and resources, including the opportunity to submit thought leadership articles and short tips on industry-related topics for publishing on Forbes.

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    1. November

      1. President of Slovak Republic intros The Danube Valley Conference Where Tachyum Will Discuss The Future of Energy and Mobility

        CAMPBELL, Calif., November 22, 2017 – Dr. Radoslav “Rado” Danilak, CEO of Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc., is among the invited speakers at conference “Danube Valley: From Manufacturers to Innovators,” organized by GLOBSEC, InfraPartners Management LLP, and The Slovak Alliance for Innovation Economy. Dr. Danilak will present on a panel and Q&A about the future of energy and mobility. Danilak and participants have the honor of being introduced by H. E.

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      2. The Future is Very Cloudy: Data Centers, Humanity & the Power Wall

        CAMPBELL, Calif., November 13, 2017 - Dr. Radoslav “Rado” Danilak, CEO of Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc., is among the invited speakers at the IEEE SF Bay Area Nanotechnology Council, presenting November 14 at 2 p.m. at the Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara, California. Danilak’s presentation will describe the underlying reasons behind the single most critical challenge facing the data centers today - energy consumption. With data centers currently consuming 90 billion kilowatt hours of electricity annually - representing more than 2 percent of total electrical output, and 40% more electricity than the entire United Kingdom - the result is that data centers are producing more carbon pollution than all the commercial airliners on the planet.

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    2. September

      1. Tachyum Addresses Growing Data Center Energy Consumption at Storage Visions Conference

        CAMPBELL, Calif., September 26, 2017 - Dr. Radoslav “Rado” Danilak, CEO of Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc., is among the invited speakers at the Storage Visions Conference, presenting at Session D1: Hardware Visions for Ubiquitous Storage and Memory October 16 at 2 p.m. at the Embassy Suites in Milpitas, Calif. Danilak’s presentation will address the single most critical challenge facing the data center industry today - energy consumption. With data centers currently consuming 70 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity annually - representing more than 2 percent of total U.

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    3. August

      1. Tachyum Presents 'Going Mainstream with Low-Cost, Flash-Only Data Centers' at Flash Memory Summit

        CAMPBELL, Calif., August 2, 2017 - Dr. Radoslav “Rado” Danilak, CEO of Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc., is among the invited speakers at Flash Memory Summit, presenting at Session 203-C as part of the Flash in Cloud Computing Track August 9 at 3:20 p.m. in the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, Calif. Danilak’s presentation, entitled, “Going Mainstream with Low-Cost, Flash-Only Data Centers,” will discuss the emergence of a new technology and chipset that will allow vendors to produce high-speed, flash-based data centers at prices below the cost of data centers which rely on hard drives.

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    4. July

      1. Semiconductor Pioneer Fred Weber Joins Tachyum as Corporate Advisor

        CAMPBELL, Calif., July 11, 2017 - Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc. announced today Fred Weber has signed on the Board of Advisors to help steer Tachyum’s efforts to conquer the performance plateau in nanometer-class chips and the systems they power. Weber is well known for his ten years of leadership at AMD, where he served as Chief Technical Officer and Corporate Vice President, as well as Vice President of Design. He led AMD to greater prominence in the industry, and was named one of the 25 most influential CTOs by InfoWorld Magazine.

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    5. April

      1. Tachyum CEO to Address Future Trends in IT Technology at GLOBSEC 2017 Forum

        CAMPBELL, Calif., April 18, 2017 – Dr. Radoslav Danilak, co-founder and CEO at Tachyum Ltd., will speak as part of group of world leaders and dignitaries about future trends and innovations within the Information Technology (IT) industry to accelerate technological advancement as a panelist at the GLOBSEC Future 2017 Forum May 26-28. GLOBSEC Future will look into future trends and innovations impacting not only today’s business environment but the way world economies and societies work.

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      2. Tech Alert: U.S. Businesses Risk Falling Behind as Lead in Global Semiconductor Industry Threatened

        CAMPBELL, Calif., April 5, 2017 – Processing performance improvements of computing components from Silicon Valley designers and manufacturers have hit a plateau, with the U.S. economy facing a major threat to its leadership in the $335B global semiconductor industry and the $1T market for high-tech products and services powered by these semiconductors. Based on new proprietary computational mechanisms, created specifically to unlock the performance of nanometer-size devices, Tachyum will deliver solutions with unprecedented speed, power, and cost to solve the most complex problems in the cloud, big data, deep learning, mobile devices, autonomous systems, and large-scale computing.

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    6. February

      1. Tachyum Launches to Break Performance and Cost Barriers to Intelligent Information Processing

        CAMPBELL, Calif., February 8, 2017 – Silicon Valley startup Tachyum Inc. launched today, announcing its mission to conquer the performance plateau in nanometer-class chips and the systems they power. Based on new proprietary computational mechanisms, created specifically to unlock the performance of nanometer-size devices, Tachyum will deliver solutions with unprecedented speed, power, and cost to solve the most complex problems in the cloud, big data, deep learning, mobile devices, autonomous systems, and large-scale computing.

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    1. December

      1. Tachyum CEO Appointed to IDC Advisory Panel

        Dr. Radoslav Danilak, Silicon Valley entrepreneur and Tachyum CEO, has been appointed as a member of the highly respected IDC Technical Computing Advisory Panel. As a Panel Member, his business experience and technical skills will be used to provide input on topics that are vital to shaping the future direction of High Performance Computing. According to Dr. Danilak: “If the investment of my time and effort in IDC Panel activities can benefit the High Performance Computing industry, then I am happy to do it.

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