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Updated: July 8th, 2008 05:26 PM CDT

Mercury Computer Systems and NVIDIA to Provide Oil Industry with Data Computation on the Fly

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About Open Inventor(TM) by Mercury Computer Systems

Open Inventor(TM) by Mercury Computer Systems is an object-oriented,cross-platform 3D graphics toolkit for rapid prototyping and development ofindustrial-strength interactive 3D applications using C++, .NET or Java. Itprovides the power and functionality of OpenGL at an object-oriented level including advanced support of OpenGL shaders to further enhance the 3Dvisualization perception of the end user. Open Inventor(TM) by MercuryComputer Systems provides high-performance volume visualization technology forextremely large seismic data sets; as well as breakthrough technologies thatimplement rendering distribution on clusters, scene and image compositing tovisualize huge amount of data remotely, and a broad range of visualizationtechniques on 2D and 3D meshes for reservoir modeling and simulation. Moreinfo at

About NVIDIA(R) Telsa(TM) GPU computing processor

NVIDIA(R) Tesla(TM) GPU computing processor is the first to bring amassively multi-threaded architecture to high performance computing (HPC)applications for scientists, engineers, and other technical professionals.The Tesla C870 GPU computing processor transforms a standard system into apersonal supercomputer. With a 128-processor computing core, a C-languagedevelopment environment for the GPU, a suite of developer tools, and theworld's largest ISV development community for GPU computing, the Tesla GPUcomputing processor enables professionals to develop applications faster andto deploy them across multiple generations of processors.

The Tesla C870 GPU computing processor can be used in tandem with multi-core CPU systems to create a flexible solution for personal supercomputing.More info at

Mercury Computer Systems, Inc. - Where Challenges Drive Innovation

Mercury Computer Systems is the leading provider of computing systems andsoftware for data-intensive applications that include image processing, signalprocessing, and visualization. With a strong commitment to innovation, ourexpertise in algorithm optimization, systems development, and silicon designis blended with software application knowledge and industry-standardtechnologies to solve unique computing challenges. We work closely with ourcustomers to architect solutions that have a meaningful impact on everydaylife: detecting aneurysms; designing safer, more fuel-efficient aircraft;identifying security threats; discovering oil; developing new drugs; andvisualizing virtually every aspect of scientific investigation.

Mercury's comprehensive, purpose-built solutions capture, process, andpresent data for the world's largest medical imaging companies, 8 of the 10top defense prime contractors, and other leading Fortune 500 and mid-marketcompanies in semiconductor, energy, telecommunications, and other industries.Our dedication to performance excellence and collaborative innovationcontinues a 24-year history in enabling customers to stay at the forefront ofthe markets they serve.

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