September 18, 2017 | Roosevelt Hotel, New York, NY
Next to Grand Central Station on East 45th St and Madison Avenue, Midtown, New York

2016 Photo Review


Below are some of the photos taken at the 2016 High Performance Computing for Wall Street Show and Conference, held at the Roosevelt Hotel on September 18, 2017, Tuesday. If you would like to view the full set of photos taken, or purchase any of the photos from this event, please visit http://mfarsi.shootproof.com/gallery/hpc/ or contact Michelle Farsi, our photographer at mfarsi2@mac.com.


2016 Welcome from Russell Flagg

Dave Weber, Lenovo, Moderator-Keynote Session

2016 Conference and Show -- 450 attended

DellEMC

Mellanox

Suse

Minimal Metrics

Nallatech, a Molex company

Exablaze

CloudyCluster / Omnibond Systems

Avere

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Mellanox

Terasic Technologies

Commvault

Micron

Cisco

Keynote Session 1 -- "HPC, Cloud, FinTech Systems"

Terry Roche, Head of FinTech Research, the Tabb Group

iPhone note-taking with a screenshot

IT directors represented the major Capital Markets firms headquartered in greater New York

iPads kept attendees busy while attending the conference and also conducting their business online

Wall Street executives represented every level -- from C-level to operations

More note-taking with iPhone screenshots of the presentations

Attendees came from every corner of the United States for the conference and exhibits

The Tabb Group research findings

Keynote Session Panel

Felix Candelario -- AWS Cloud

Sean Coughlin -- Cloudian

Rima Alameddine -- NVIDIA

Lacee McGee -- Hewlett Packard Enterprise, and moderator, Keynote Session Two

Pat McGinn -- Cool IT Systems

Pat McGinn -- Speeding up HFT order execution

Nimisha Raut -- Intel Applications ngineer

Intel's Newest -- Knights Landing Chip

Questions from the IT directors in the audience

Mentor Graphics

Micron

Fiberblaze

Dolphin

Cray

International Computer Concepts

Interaction of Exhibitors and Attendees

Minimal Metrics

Cisco

Dolphin

Chelsio

Commvault

Lenovo

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

International Computer Concepts

InfoX

Hewlett Packard Enterprise / Intel

Micron

Chelsio

Active conversations at the 2016 show

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

InfoX

Nallatech

IT directors at the show

Dini

CDW

Dini

An active IT discussion at the show

Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Intel

Hewlett Packard Enterprise -- an active discussion at the booth

The full day's conference program

Cisco's Major Session with moderator Alexander Revzin, Managing Architect, Cisco

Cisco's Solutions to the huge impact of massive data generated

Cisco's panel of IT directors and users

Cloud Data Center in the next 5 years

Jeff Birnbaum -- 60 East Technologies, "The Challenging World of Code Writing"

Jeff Birnbaum -- How to increase speed - software innovations in code-writing.

Jeff Birnbaum -- 60 East Technologies

Luncheon service in the elegant Roosevelt

The Mediterranean menu was excellent

Exablaze

Dessert service was passed in the exhibit

Mentor Graphics

Commvault

A welcomed dessert for attendees

International Computer Concepts

Avere

Terasic

DellEMC

Afternoon Panel Discussion -- An update of FinTech Systems

Dave Weber, Lenovo, moderated this major discussion by Bloomberg, DellEMC, and NVIDIA

Harvey Stein, Bloomberg; Jeffrey Sporn; Ed Turkel, DellEMC; Dave Weber, Lenovo

Machine Learning -- Bob Keating, NVIDIA

Asaf Wachtel -- Mellanox

Machine Learning -- Deep Learning, a necessity for HPC operations

Suse

Cisco

Cisco

Interaction with exhibitors and attendees

Wall Street ITers represented at the show

The Micron booth was active

Intel was represented at the Hewlett Packard Enterprise booth and in the HPE conference

Lenovo and Dave Weber, the moderators, on two important general sessions

Dr. Flavio Villanustre, VP Technology, LexisNexis, a session sponsored by Micron

Dr. Flavio Villanustre -- Large-scale extraction and probabilistic at LexisNexis

LexisNexis big data platform

Dr. Flavio Villanustre

Philip Filleul, Segment Director, Cray

Cray Product Range and FS Applicability by Phil Filleul, Cray

Phil Filleul -- Keep Calm. Trade Smarter. Cray Financial Services.

A welcomed coffee and beverage break and a time to share experiences in the Capital Markets

Joseph George, VP Solutions Strategy, SUS - HPC, Cloud, Linux and Capital Markets Systems

Joseph George, Suse

Scott Jeschonek, Avere

Jeffrey Smart, Ph.D, former Sun America

Jeffrey Smart -- Risk Analysis in the Cloud

The Risk Management Challenge -- Jeffrey Smart

Scott Jeschonek, Ave Analytic Throughput - Avere