Tabor Communications (TCI), a leading international media, advertising and communications company and publishers of long-standing technology publications, including HPCwire and Datanami, is proud to announce a bold new approach to covering the top tier of technology—one that is spearheaded by one of the most recognized figures in IT journalism.
Building on their quarter-century of covering the highest end of technology with HPCwire and their reputation for deep insight into the emerging world of data-intensive computing via Datanami, the company is pushing new limits with EnterpriseTech.
The new portal will provide leading insight and analysis into how leading global companies are meshing high performance computing (HPC) technologies with the broader pool of hardware and software solutions that are feeding large-scale enterprise performance, productivity, efficiency and flexibility. Aimed at decision-makers, technologists and thought leaders across the technology spectrum, EnterpriseTech is set to provide stories and analysis about how the world’s top companies understand, implement and refine the technologies that define the competitive edge.
To keep up with the latest themes and events covered by EnterpriseTech, check out our editorial calendar.
The EnterpriseTech Team
Doug Black has been involved in the high performance computing industry for nearly 25 years as a writer and marketer with Intel, SGI, Motorola and other companies. He also has been a journalist at an all-news radio station in Washington, DC, and as an editor for news and business publications in Boston. In addition, Doug's articles about the HPC industry have appeared in nearly all of the industry-leading advanced computing publications, including HPCwire, where he covered a range of topics, including emerging supercomputing architectures, application code modernization, storage technologies and strategies, and the implementation of HPC technology within vertical industries. There, his focus centered on the implications and benefits of advance scale computing for business and society in general. [email protected]
George Leopold has written about science and technology for more than 25 years, focusing on electronics and aerospace technology. He previously served as Executive Editor for Electronic Engineering Times. Leopold holds a BS in history from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and a master's degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism where he concentrated in science writing. He has also written extensively about the U.S. manned space program. His articles have appeared in the New York Times, the New Scientist and other publications. He resides on Reston, Virginia. [email protected]
With over a decade’s experience covering the HPC space, Tiffany is one of the preeminent voices reporting on advanced scale computing today. Since joining the HPCwire team in 2006, Tiffany has played an essential role in steering editorial strategy, engaging with key audiences, and delivering groundbreaking content when readers need it most. As Managing Editor for HPCwire, Tiffany brings an unmatched wealth of expertise, insights, and editorial prowess based on years of experience covering high performance, cloud, AI, and other advanced computing technologies. Tiffany earned her bachelor’s degree from San Diego State University, where she studied linguistics and computer science. [email protected]
Alex Woodie is current editor of Datanami, which covers data-intensive computing in research and enterprise and will provide expert commentary on an ongoing basis around analytics and software for managing "big data" problems. Alex has written about IT as a technology journalist for more than a decade. He brings extensive experience from the IBM midrange marketplace, including topics such as servers, ERP applications, programming, databases, security, high availability, storage, business intelligence, cloud, and mobile enablement. He resides in the San Diego area. [email protected]
Steve Conway is research vice president in IDC's High Performance Computing group and the group's lead analyst for data-intensive computing. Before joining IDC, he was vice president of corporate communications and investor relations for Cray Inc. and CompuServe. A former Senior Fulbright Fellow, he had a 12-year career in university teaching and administration at Boston University and Harvard University. [email protected]
Tom Tabor has over 34 years experience in business-to-business publishing, including 24 years focused on High Performance Computing (HPC), cloud computing and more recently, advanced digital manufacturing technologies.
As an internationally recognized pioneer in the electronic publishing industry, Tom is credited with introducing the first online publication in the early nineties, HPCwire. Over the years, he has served as publisher for the award-winning Supercompting Review magazine, WEBster, HPCwire, On-Demand Enterprise, GRIDtoday, High Performance Computing - Contributions to Society, and The Emergence of Grid and Service-Oriented IT, as well as producing the GT04 tradeshow and conference, and a series of Grid VIP Summits worldwide.
Tom also serves as CEO and founder of Tabor Communications Inc., a leading international media, advertising, and communications company that provides news, information and solutions to the HPC, data-intensive, green, cloud, and digital manufacturing communities.
For more information visit www.tomtabor.com
Sales & Client Services:
Jeff brings 30 years of sales and management experience, and is responsible for worldwide sales for the company's broad line of products. Jeff was Vice President of Sales for IDG's Bio-ITWorld magazine, whose focus is on HPC used specifically within the life sciences to accelerate the pace of drug discovery and development.
Prior to IDG, Jeff held sales positions at CMP's InformationWeek and CMGI's Engage Technologies. Jeff holds a BS from Babson College and an MBA from Suffolk University. He resides in Methuen, MA with his son Jack (a student at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California) and his pure bred Bichon Frise "The Maya Bean".
Mitch Becker is a Senior Account Executive at Tabor Communications. He brings with him nineteen years of experience in marketing management, developing marketing strategies, organizing marketing events, promotions, and Public Relations.
Mitch is in charge of direct sales activities for TCI's High Performance Computing publication, HPCwire.com. He constantly maintains strategic relationships with Fortune 500 technology leaders and provides lead generation and ROI reports on all marketing activities.
In the past Mitch's roles included such positions as Director of Marketing, where he managed the inception and marketing promotion activities, advertising, web content, collateral, tradeshows, seminars, e-mail and direct mail campaigns and all lead generation activities and PR.
Mitch received his Bachelor of Science and Associates of Applied Science Degrees at Southern Illinois University, in Carbondale, IL.
Ana Ware (Vasquez), Director, Client and Digital Media Services
Ana Ware (Vasquez) is the Director of Client and Digital Media Services at Tabor Communications. With over 15 years of media experience she has been instrumental in helping TCI achieve its yearly business and revenue goals. Ana’s role supports sales and marketing leadership teams in strategy development, business planning, analysis and sales and marketing program implementation. Additionally, her current role as director of client services allows for her to work hand in hand with TCI’s customers in successfully executing their advertising strategies across the Tabor portfolio.
Ana received an Associate's degree from Southwestern College.
Lynn Bergin, Marketing Programs Manager
Lynn recently joined Tabor Communications Inc. in February of 2013 as Marketing Programs Manager. Her professional career spans years of hands-on experience working directly with digital publishing, media, and marketing communications programs across the technology industry. Lynn's role supports sales and marketing by managing the development and delivery for all creative and graphic design elements used for web, print, multimedia, collateral, new product introductions, eMarketing, and audience development initiatives. Lynn graduated from Northeastern University and holds a Bachelor Degree in Nursing and Certificate in Graphic and Web Design. She is located in the Boston area with her two sons and husband.
Marketing and Audience Development:
As Tabor Communications’ Corporate Marketing Manager, Chelsea serves as the liaison between Tabor Communications and its ever-growing readership. In her role, Chelsea is responsible for developing and executing audience development programs, facilitating market feedback, and producing special reports such as the popular Spotlight ON series. Since joining Tabor Communications in 2012, Chelsea has explored multiple high performance computing segments from a number of angles, allowing her to bring a unique perspective to both her market research and content generation. Chelsea is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she studied Psychology, Spanish and Creative Writing. She resides in Cary, North Carolina, and divides her free time between competitive ballroom dancing, riding horses and painting.
Dan Stark, Demand Generation & Audience Development Coordinator
As the Marketing Coordinator for Tabor Communications, Dan serves as the key interface responsible for coordinating the production, scheduling, and delivery of marketing communications, programs, campaigns, conference, and event promotions across TCI's publication portfolio. He acts as the point of contact for media relations, negotiation of co-marketing agreements and program fulfillment to generate awareness and promote the Tabor Communications' brand globally. Since joining Tabor Communications in 2012, Dan's responsibilities have expanded further to include audience development support, web marketing, and social media marketing program management. Dan received his degree from the University of Arizona, studying psychology and communications. He resides in San Diego, California; has a passion for cooking, being active and spending free time with friends, family, and his dogs.
About Tabor Communications, Inc.
Tabor Communications Inc. (TCI) is a leading international digital media, advertising, and communications company. As publisher of a complete advanced computing portfolio that includes HPCwire, Datanami, Enterprise Tech, Digital Manufacturing Report, and HPCwire Japan, TCI is the market-leader in online journalism covering emerging technologies within the high-tech industry.
The company's flagship publication, HPCwire, is recognized as the global leader covering the high performance computing (HPC) industry news, trends and technologies. Datanami sheds light on cutting edge big data IT and its profound impact upon business, industry, government, and research. Enterprise Tech [new sentence here] Digital Manufacturing Report delivers news and information about the fast moving world of digital manufacturing, modeling and simulation. HPCwire Japan is the first online high performance computing news and information resource published locally in Japan in the Japanese language.
To learn more, visit: www.taborcommunications.com.