MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. and SEATTLE, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- PathScale, the developer of innovative software and hardware solutions to accelerate high performance computing, today announced that the PathScale EKOPath(TM) Compiler Suite has received three industry awards from the highly respected HPCwire organization. The PathScale EKOPath Compiler Suite won the Editors' Choice award for the "Most Significant New HPC Software Product for 2005," and both the Readers' and Editors' Choice Awards for the software product with the "Best Software Price Performance." PathScale executives received these honors from HPCwire editors and publishers during a ceremony at the SC|05 conference this week in Seattle. "We're honored that the editors and readers of HPCwire have recognized our EKOPath Compiler Suite for the second year in a row," said Scott Metcalf, CEO of PathScale. "EKOPath has become the industry's 64-bit Linux compiler of choice, preferred by all of the leading Linux system suppliers and deployed by more than 1,000 leading sites. This award, by one of the HPC industry's most respected publications, is another strong endorsement of EKOPath's performance and reliability." The PathScale EKOPath Compiler Suite offers the industry's highest-performance C, C++, and Fortran 9X compilers for 64-bit Linux-based computer systems. It has been optimized for both the AMD64 and Intel EM64T architectures and has the world's most sophisticated optimization infrastructure. At SC|05, PathScale released the newest version of EKOPath, version 2.3, introducing autoparallelization support and a new version of PathOpt, an innovative performance optimization tool that automatically determines the best compiler flags for Linux applications. The award-winning PathScale EKOPath compilers can be evaluated free for 30 days by visiting www.pathscale.com/trial.php. PATHSCALE AT SC|05 Visitors to the SC|05 show in Seattle can see all of the latest PathScale products running live in the PathScale booth (#422). PathScale InfiniPath(TM)-connected clusters are also running at AMD's booth on Angstrom servers, in the Microway booth, and in the TeamHPC booth. In addition, an extensive group of PathScale partners are promoting their InfiniPath interconnect and EKOPath Compiler Suite offerings. The list includes Arima, Cisco, Lahey Computer Systems, LSTC, HP, IBM, Iwill, Linux Networx, MSI, SilverStorm, Supermicro, Verari Systems, Voltaire and Western Scientific. ABOUT PATHSCALE PathScale, Inc. develops technologies that enable breakthroughs in high performance computing, science and engineering. The PathScale InfiniPath(TM) HTX(TM) Adapter and EKOPath Compiler Suite drive Linux(R) clusters to performance levels that can exceed the world's most powerful supercomputers. Today, PathScale technologies are the choice of leading scientific and engineering organizations to more effectively solve complex computational challenges, from aerospace and automotive design simulations to weather modeling and drug discovery. PathScale is headquartered in Mountain View, Calif. For more information, visit www.pathscale.com. NOTE: Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds. HyperTransport and HTX are licensed trademarks of the HyperTransport Technology Consortium. AMD and Opteron are trademarks of AMD. InfiniBand is a registered trademark of the InfiniBand Trade Association. Pathscale, the Pathscale logo and InfiniPath are trademarks of Pathscale, Inc. All other product names mentioned are trademarks of their respective owners.
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