Szanca awarded Dept of Defense PETTT Contract as part of the High Performance Technologies, Inc. (HPTi) Team.

Szanca Solutions, Inc. was notified of their selection to provide services under the Department of Defenses’ User Productivity Enhancement, Technology Transfer and Training (PETTT) contract as part of the HPTi Team.  This contract for the DoD’s High Performance Computing Modernization Office (HPCMO) has a potential worth of $147 million over ten years.

The User Productivity Enhancement, Technology Transfer and Training (PETTT) Program is responsible for gathering and deploying the best ideas, algorithms, and software tools emerging from the national high performance computing (HPC) infrastructure into the Department of Defense (DoD) user community. Its objective is to enhance DoD HPC user productivity by providing world-class technical support and training through strategic partnerships and focused enabling tool development and deployment. The PETTT Program is largely supported by three DoD Supercomputing Resource Centers (DSRCs) of the DoD High Performance Computing Modernization Program: U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD; Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH; and the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC), Vicksburg, MS.