Intelligent Platform Solutions (IPS), a business line of SMART Global Holdings, Inc. recently announced its new umbrella brand, Penguin Solutions. Penguin Solutions is the new brand identity for IPS that represents the full breadth of HPC, AI, and IoT/Edge offerings available under IPS that span from edge to core to cloud.
According to Penguin Solutions Sources, the firm is comprised of Penguin Computing, which focuses on technical computing for core and cloud environments by providing industry-leading HPC and AI solutions, and Penguin Edge, formerly SMART Wireless Computing and SMART Embedded Computing, which extends those capabilities to embedded, edge and IoT computing environments
Penguin Solutions explained further that Artificial intelligence, Machine Learning, Data Analytics, and Simulation have become increasingly vital technologies across enterprise and federal markets alike. Improved connectivity and emerging use cases are driving the extension of these technologies from traditional core and cloud environments to edge environments.
Penguin Solutions offers the market a unique and capable source for solutions and managed services that shorten the time to adoption of these technologies. By offering a true end-to-end solution experience, Penguin Solutions makes it easier for customers to solve complex challenges and accelerate the deployment of their applications.
Peter Rutten, Research Vice President, Performance Intensive Computing at IDC commented: “According to our most recent data from the IDC Worldwide Semiannual Artificial Intelligence Tracker, global spending on AI is projected to grow by almost 20% in 2022. It’s clear AI has staked its claim as the next major wave of innovation and will move to the edge next. Penguin Solutions is well-positioned to fill a market need for customers who require complex business challenges to be solved across edge, core, and cloud.”
Mark Adams, President, and CEO of SGH stated: “SGH and our family of brands are powering growth and expanding possibilities. Penguin Solutions, our new Intelligent Platform Solutions brand, is a shining example of delivering an expanded portfolio of end-to-end solutions across the edge-core-cloud continuum. Our team of experts remains on a mission to accelerate the development of solutions that enable our customers’ digital transformation journeys.