SQUIDs & SQIFsJuly 6, 2011
John Levy Named Board Chairman at HYPRES, the Digital Superconductor Company and Developer of Market-Ready IPSeptember 9, 2011
Elmsford, New York (July 07, 2011)— HYPRES, Inc., the Digital Superconductor Company™ and developer of the Digital-RF™ product line, is approved to offer its digital superconductor integrated circuits through the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). The ICs, which operate at 20-30 GHz clock speeds, are the world’s fastest digital circuits.
As a result of their unparalleled sensor and computing capabilities, the company’s ICs feature extreme performance benefits for applications including mobile networking, instrumentation, metrology, medical imaging, and advanced computing.
HYPRES offers its high density, niobium-based, digital superconductor ICs on GSA Schedule 70— General Purpose Commercial Information Technology Equipment, Software and Services. The ICs, which can feature more than 12,000 Josephson junctions per standard chip, can be viewed and ordered on GSA Advantage!®.
The GSA provides centralized procurement for the federal government and offers products, services, and facilities that federal agencies need to serve the public, connecting them with more than 11 million commercial firms and discounted pricing opportunities.
HYPRES has been developing and producing digital superconductor electronics since 1983 and today serves as the leading commercial foundry for niobium-based digital superconductor circuits. Customers include United States government agencies, national laboratories and private companies.
Recently, the company also was approved to offer its Primary Voltage Standard chip arrays through the GSA. The arrays, developed in collaboration with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), provide voltage calibration for national laboratories, standards organizations and universities, and calibration of secondary voltage standard systems worldwide.
Hypres, Inc., formed in 1983, develops and commercializes superconductor electronics that provide unparalleled economic and performance advantages for government and commercial wireless markets, and a host of other applications. Hypres’ technology is widely recognized as the leading solution to achieve a single RF system that is interoperable across all required waveforms and spectrum ranges. Headquartered in Elmsford, New York, Hypres is globally recognized as the leader in digital superconducting technology with the most accomplished team of superconductor specialists in the world. Hypres has delivered more different and complex superconductor circuits than any other institution worldwide.