HPC, ESG, Sustainability Architect and Alchemist
Earl J. Dodd is World Wide Technology’s Global HPC Business Practice Leader for HPC. I provide HPC/HPDA/Supercomputing strategy, technology enablement, business development, sustainability/ESG consulting, and marketing and sales support to WWT’s global enterprises and governments. I help achieve a customer’s desired ROI by leveraging HPC technology, extreme data in motion, and the Cloud on secure ultra-scale architectures and collaboration environments. This effort drives the next generation of computationally steered workflows in decision support environments for real-time situational awareness and institutional learning. I have over 43 years of experience in HPC and Supercomputing and have helped and led commercial enterprises, professional organizations, and government positions. I am a frequent speaker and expert panelist at national and international trade shows, conferences, and marketing events. Core Competencies • Extreme-Scale Computing & Accelerators, Memory, Interconnects, Storage & Software/Tools • HPC & HPDA Strategy & Planning • HPC & HPDA Architecture & Design • HPC Cloud Computing • HPC Facilities Requirements & Migration Planning • HPC & HPDA Sales & Marketing • HPDA: AI, ML, DL & Big Data • Real-time Geospatial Data (New Space Initiative) • Cyber Security (HPC & HPDA), U.S. EO14028, CISA M-21-31 • ESG, Sustainability Initiatives, Carbon & Water Management Credentials & Past Performance (Selected) • Compute Canada & Canarie • Compute Ontario • Irish Development Agency • Mississippi Universities HPC Centers Consolidation • NSF I-Corps & IUCRC • Rocky Mountain Supercomputing Centers • South Africa Universities • UK/EU e-Science Programmes & Open Science Cloud Initiatives • Welsh Assembly Government (Swansea, Cardiff, Bangor Universities) Employment History • World Wide Technology (WWT) • HPC & Supercomputing Business Practice • Convergence of HPC & AI/ML/DL Teams • ATC Labs & POC Management for HPC & Sustainability • Extensive HPC, HPDA & Supercomputing Background • Cray Research, Cray Inc. • SGI • Fujitsu • IBM Deep Computing • Professional HPC Consultancy Academics & Other Differentiators • MS & BS Mining Engineering • MBA, Concentration in Finance • MA Biblical Studies (2024 graduation) • InfraGard (FBI) Member • Co-founder & Past President of the Society of HPC Professionals • U.S. Council on Competitiveness • White House OSTP Transition Team I reside in Cypress, Texas, USA and travel the world for business and pleasure.