AppliedMicro to Launch New Line of Embedded Products at ARM TechCon 2014

MEDIA ADVISORY, Sept. 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

WHERE: ARM TechCon 2014, Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, Calif., 95054

WHEN: Oct. 1-3, 2014

WHAT: Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (Nasdaq:AMCC), also known as AppliedMicro, will host an exclusive press conference to announce a new product line, participate in a speaking session focused on ARMv8 Server SoCs and conduct live booth demonstrations. Full activities include:

  • Product Launch: Join Paramesh Gopi, CEO and President, Pat Patla, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development and several Tier 1 partners, for a major product announcement at TechCon 2014.
    • When: Wednesday, Oct. 1 from 1– 1:50 p.m. PT in Room M3
    • Space is limited, confirm your seat today. Please email apm@racepointglobal.com to RSVP today.
  • AppliedMicro Booth No. 907: Live demos of X-Gene
    • When: Wednesday, Oct. 1 from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. PT; Thursday, Oct. 2 from 10:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. PT
  • Speaking Session: "ARMv8 Server SoC: Built For Success,"Gaurav Singh, Vice President of Technical Strategy, will join other ARMv8 server vendors to discuss the challenges of creating unique ARMv8 SoC designs. Singh also will discuss AppliedMicro's experience building complex server and server-class chips.
    • When: Wednesday, Oct. 1 from 12:00 p.m. – 12:50 p.m. PT in Grand Ballroom H
  • Speaking Session: "ARM Servers-: Finally Ready For Enterprises, Clouds And Labs-HP,"Paramesh Gopi, CEO and President, will join Dr. Tom Bradicich, Vice President, Engineering, HP Servers, Hewlett Packard.
    • When: Wednesday, Oct. 1 from 1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. PT in the Expo Hall Theater

Partner Presentations and Displays

  • Keynote Session: "Tomorrow's Technology: Smarter, Scalable, System-Driven,"Pete Hutton, Executive VP and President Products Group, ARM. Pete will provide details about how the ARM architecture is becoming smarter, more scalable, and system-driven.
    • When: Wednesday, Oct. 1 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. PT
  • Speaking Session: "Deploying Hyperscale ARMv8 Servers With Red Hat,"Jon Masters, Chief ARM Architect at Red Hat, will summarize the great innovative strides that have been made during the past three years since ARMv8 (the 64-bit ARM Architecture) was first unveiled at ARM TechCon.
    • When: Wednesday, Oct. 1 from 3 p.m. – 3:50 p.m. PT in Grand Ballroom G
  • Speaking Session: "ARMv8 Servers: OpenStack Cloud Instance,"George Gray, CEO, Linaro. The Linaro Enterprise Group has implemented ARMv8-A support for OpenStack leveraging underlying technologies, such as KVM for ARM and Xen for ARM, in collaboration with its member companies and with key contribution from Red Hat, Canonical, HP and AppliedMicro.
    • When: Wednesday, Oct. 1 from 2 p.m. – 2:50 p.m. PT in Grand Ballroom G
  • Speaking Session: "An Evaluation of 64-bit ARM for Use in High-Performance Modeling and Simulation Architecture,"Dr. Tom Bradicich, Vice President, Engineering, HP Servers and Douglas Doerfler, Distinguished Member of Technical Staff, Sandia National Labs. The evaluation will employ a suite of proxy applications developed at NNSA/ASC program's national laboratories, e.g. the Mantevo Project, and proxy applications developed for the Trinity and Sierra (pre-exascale Advanced Technology Systems for the ASC) procurements. In large scale-out environments the pace of innovation is increasing.
    • When: Wednesday, Oct. 1 from 4p.m. – 4:50 p.m. PT in Grand Ballroom E
  • Keynote Session: "Infrastructure Reimagined: Winners and Losers,"Robert Hormuth, Senior Distinguished Engineer, Dell and Benjamin Wesson, Vice President, IoT Product Management, Oracle. This panel, which will feature distinguished speakers from companies that represent different points of the value chain, will share perspectives as to how this market will evolve over the coming five years and which types of companies will be best positioned to capitalize on these new opportunities.
    • When: Wednesday, Oct. 1 from 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. PT
  • Speaking Session: "Creating an Open Data Center With 64-bit ARM Technology,"Ramesh Radhakrishnan, Senior Principal Engineer/Technologist in the Office of CTO, Dell. This session will discuss how 64-bit ARM technology plays a key role in creating open data centers and enabling open technology.
    • When: Friday, Oct. 3 from 3:30 p.m. – 4:20 p.m. PT in Grand Ballroom G
  • ARM Booth No. 300: Dell "Ozzy" proof of concept, a one node Ceph cluster with eight HDDs in a Dell Kobra 1U chassis with 10Gbps Ethernet, running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Ceph 0.80. Demonstration will show CPU and disk utilization.
    • When: Wednesday, Oct. 1 from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. PT; Thursday, Oct. 2 from 10:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. PT
  • HP Booth No. 412: HP Moonshot System featuring X-Gene-based m400 cartridge.
    • When: Wednesday, Oct. 1 from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. PT; Thursday, Oct. 2 from 10:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. PT
  • AppliedMicro at TechCon page
  • X-Gene resource page
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About AppliedMicro

Applied Micro Circuits Corporation is a global leader in computing and connectivity solutions for next-generation cloud infrastructure and data centers. AppliedMicro delivers silicon solutions that dramatically lower total cost of ownership. Corporate headquarters are located in Sunnyvale, California. www.apm.com.

(C) Copyright 2014, Applied Micro Circuits Corporation. AppliedMicro, X-Gene, X-Weave, Server on a Chip, and Cloud Server are trademarks or registered trademarks of Applied Micro Circuits Corporation. All other product or service names are the property of their respective owners.

CONTACT: Investor Relations Contact: Applied Micro Circuits Corporation Traci Tsuchiguchi Phone: (408) 542-8353 E-Mail: ttsuchiguchi@apm.com Media Contact: Applied Micro Circuits Corporation Mike Major Phone: (408) 542-8831 E-mail: mmajor@apm.com

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