Press Releases

Julia Computing Becomes JuliaHub
16 November 2022 | Julia Computing
November 16, 2022 – Cambridge, MA – We are pleased to announce that Julia Computing is now JuliaHub.
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Julia Computing Selected as Finalist for MIT Sloan CIO Symposium’s Innovation Showcase
10 May 2022 | Julia Computing
Julia Computing has been selected as one of ten finalists for the 2022 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium Innovation Showcase, which will be held on May 22-23 at MIT.
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‘Why We Created Julia’ Turns Ten Years Old
16 February 2022 | Julia Computing
Julia, the fastest and most productive high-level, high-performance programming language for data science, artificial intelligence, machine learning, modeling and simulation, reaches a new milestone this week - the tenth anniversary of Why We Created Julia, the launch announcement that introduced Julia to the world.
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Julia Computing Receives DARPA Award to Build AI-Based Digital Phased Arrays with GPUs
23 August 2021 | Julia Computing
Cambridge, MA – Julia Computing has been awarded funding by the US Department of Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to bring Julia’s advanced artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) capabilities to the field of fully digital phased array systems. Funding was awarded as part of DARPA’s Tensors for Reprogrammable Intelligent Array Demonstrations (TRIAD) program.
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JuliaHub Featured at Formula One Hungarian Grand Prix
3 August 2021 | Julia Computing
JuliaHub, the fastest and easiest on-ramp for using Julia in the cloud, was featured on the Williams Formula One race car at the Formula One Hungarian Grand Prix this past weekend
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Julia Computing Raises $24 Million in Series A, Former Snowflake CEO Bob Muglia Joins Board
19 July 2021 | Julia Computing
Latest funding will help scale Julia Computing’s production of Julia solutions and new product development for pharmaceuticals, energy, finance, and other sectors.
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Julia Computing Receives DARPA Award to Accelerate Electronics Simulation by 1,000x
4 March 2021 | Julia Computing
Cambridge, MA - Julia Computing has been awarded funding by the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to accelerate simulation of Analog and Mixed-Signal circuit models ...
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Julia Computing Brings Machine Learning in Julia Workshop to Prague
31 January 2020 | Julia Computing
Julia Computing’s Avik Sengupta (VP Engineering) and Coillte’s Kevin O’Brien (Forestry Resource Modeller) will lead a workshop on "Machine Learning in Julia" at the Machine Learning Prague conference on March 20, 2020.
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Julia Computing Goes Wild with Career Zoo in Limerick, Ireland
14 January 2020 | Julia Computing
Julia Computing will participate in Career Zoo’s ‘Tech on the Wild Atlantic Way’ event in Limerick, Ireland on February 1, 2020.
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Julia Computing Awarded Funding in the ARPA-E DIFFERENTIATE Program
9 December 2019 | Julia Computing
Cambridge, MA – Julia Computing has been awarded funding by the US Department of Energy Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) to “develop a neural component machine learning tool to reduce the total energy consumption of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems in buildings.”
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Julia Computing's Alan Edelman Presents 'Julia's Role in Healing the Earth' at TEDxMIT on December 6
5 December 2019 | Julia Computing
Cambridge, MA – Julia Computing co-founder and Chief Scientist Alan Edelman will be a TEDxMIT speaker on Friday December 6 as part of the TEDxMIT Operation Earth event. The subject of his talk is ‘Julia’s Role in Healing the Earth’.
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JuliaTeam Available on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace
16 October 2019 | Julia Computing
Cambridge, MA – JuliaTeam from Julia Computing is now available for purchase on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace.
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Alan Edelman Wins Prestigious IEEE Sidney Fernbach Award
9 October 2019 | Julia Computing
Los Alamitos, CA – IEEE Computer Society has selected Julia Computing Chief Scientist Alan Edelman as the winner of the prestigious Sidney Fernbach Award for co-creation of Julia and other outstanding breakthroughs.
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Pumas-AI Launches Pumas Software to Advance Drug Development, Patient Care
22 July 2019 | Julia Computing
Baltimore, MD - Pumas-AI – a new company established by University of Maryland School of Pharmacy faculty members Vijay Ivaturi, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science (PPS), and Joga Gobburu, PhD, MBA, professor in PPS – is proud to announce the release of its first cutting-edge software platform for pharmaceutical researchers and clinicians.
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Julia Joins Upwork’s List of 20 Hottest Job Skills for Which Companies Are Hiring
17 May 2019 | Julia Computing
Mountain View, CA – Upwork, the world’s largest marketplace for freelancers, reports that for the first time, Julia development is among the 20 hottest job skills for which companies are hiring. Julia’s debut on the quarterly Upwork index reflects year-over-year growth in demand for Julia developers of more than 170%.
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Julia and NASA Help The Nature Conservancy Save the Planet with Circuitscape
26 March 2019 | Julia Computing
Cambridge, MA – The Nature Conservancy and Julia Computing work together to map wildlife migration resulting from climate change using Circuitscape in Julia and satellite images and support from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Applied Sciences Program.
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Julia Is the Number 4 Top Machine Learning Project on GitHub
31 January 2019 | Julia Computing
Cambridge, MA – According to GitHub, Julia ranks #4 on the list of the top machine learning projects by contribution and #6 on the list of top machine learning languages on GitHub.
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Forbes Names Julia Computing Co-Founder Keno Fischer to ‘30 Under 30’ List
19 November 2018 | Julia Computing
Cambridge, MA – Forbes has named Julia Computing Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer Keno Fischer to its prestigious ‘30 Under 30’ list of young leaders in enterprise technology.
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Julia Computing’s Alan Edelman Discusses Julia on National Public Radio Morning Edition
26 September 2018 | Julia Computing
Boston, MA – Julia Computing Chief Scientist Dr. Alan Edelman discussed the launch of Julia 1.0 on National Public Radio Morning Edition on WBUR Boston. The audio recording is available here.
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Julia Computing’s Jane Herriman Joins NumFOCUS Board of Directors
25 September 2018 | Julia Computing
Austin, TX – Julia Computing Director of Diversity and Outreach Jane Herriman has joined the NumFOCUS Board of Directors for 2018-2019.
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Downloads of Julia Programming Language Surge in China
22 August 2018 | Andrew Claster
Boston, MA – Less than two weeks after Julia 1.0 was released, China has for the first time become the number one country for downloads of the Julia programming language. This highlights the broad international appeal of Julia for artificial intelligence, machine learning, numerical and scientific computing.
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Julia 1.0 Released
10 August 2018 | Andrew Claster
London, UK – Julia 1.0 was released today during JuliaCon 2018.
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Tangent Works Uses Julia to Win IEEE Global Energy Forecasting Competition 2017
21 November 2017 | Andrew Claster
Piscataway, NJ – Tangent Works used Julia to win the IEEE Global Energy Forecasting Competition 2017 (GEFCom2017). Tangent Works is a European machine learning company that conducts...
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Julia Computing Wins RiskTech100® 2018 Rising Star Award
17 November 2017 | Andrew Claster
New York, NY – Julia Computing was selected by Chartis Research as a RiskTech Rising Star for 2018. The RiskTech100® Rankings are acknowledged globally as the most...
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Path BioAnalytics and Julia Computing Collaborate to Advance Precision Medicine and Drug Development for Cystic Fibrosis
23 October 2017 | Andrew Claster
Chapel Hill, NC - Path BioAnalytics (PBA) and Julia Computing today announced that they have entered into a research collaboration agreement to develop next-generation software supporting PBA’s...
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Julia Computing and Julia Featured in Forbes Asia
25 September 2017 | Andrew Claster
Bengaluru, India – Forbes Asia has published a major feature on Julia Computing and Julia. The article is titled “How a New Programming Language Created by Four...
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Julia - The Artificial Intelligence Computer Programming Language for the Next 150 Years
19 September 2017 | Andrew Claster
Hollywood, CA – Do you know what programming language will be used for artificial intelligence in the Year 2150? According to TV science fiction drama The 100,...
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Julia Joins Petaflop Club
12 September 2017 | Andrew Claster
Berkeley, CA – Julia has joined the rarefied ranks of computing languages that have achieved peak performance exceeding one petaflop per second – the so-called ‘Petaflop Club.’...
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HackerRank and HackerEarth Recruit Now Support Julia
25 August 2017 | Andrew Claster
Cambridge, MA – Julia Computing is pleased to announce that both HackerRank and HackerEarth Recruit have added Julia to the languages they support for programmers, employers and...
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Julia Computing Awarded $910,000 Grant by Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, Including $160,000 for STEM Diversity
26 June 2017 | Andrew Claster
Cambridge, MA – Julia Computing has been granted $910,000 by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation to support open-source Julia development, including $160,000 to promote diversity in the...
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Julia Computing Raises $4.6 Million in Seed Funding
19 June 2017 | Andrew Claster
Berkeley, California – Julia Computing is pleased to announce seed funding of $4.6 million from investors General Catalyst and Founder Collective. Julia Computing CEO Viral Shah says, “We...
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Julia Ranks Among Top 10 Programming Languages Developed on GitHub
25 May 2017 | Andrew Claster
Cambridge, MA – Julia ranks as one of the top 10 programming languages developed on GitHub as measured by the number of stars and forks. GitHub users...
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BlackRock’s Julia-Powered Aladdin Platform Featured in New York Times
29 March 2017 | Andrew Claster
New York, NY – BlackRock’s Julia-powered Aladdin analytics and risk management platform was featured in yesterday’s New York Times in an article titled “At BlackRock, Machines Are...
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JuliaPro Featured in Danske Bank’s Business Analytics Challenge 2017
21 February 2017 | Julia Computing
Copenhagen, Denmark – Danske Bank, Denmark’s largest bank, announced that JuliaPro will be available on Microsoft Azure’s Data Science Virtual Machine (DSVM) for participants in the Business...
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Julia on Microsoft Azure - JuliaPro Added to Windows Data Science Virtual Machine (DSVM)
8 February 2017 | Julia Computing
Redmond, WA – Microsoft has added JuliaPro to Windows Data Science Virtual Machine (DSVM), making it available on Microsoft Azure. Julia is now available for the first...
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Julia Used to Win Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) Hackathon
8 February 2017 | Julia Computing
Graz, Austria – Julia Computing is pleased to congratulate Tangent Works on winning the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) hackathon using Julia. The IIoT hackathon was centered...
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Julia, The New Tech Skill Companies Demand in 2017
18 January 2017 | Julia Computing
New York, NY – What do the following companies and organizations all have in common? Apple, Amazon, Facebook, BlackRock, Ford, Oracle, Comcast, Massachusetts General Hospital, Farmers Insurance,...
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Julia Live Online Training – Thursday, January 26, 2017
17 January 2017 | Julia Computing
Julia Computing is pleased to announce a new live Julia training course being taught online on Thursday, January 26, 2017 from 8-11 am EST. This live online...
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INFORMS Computing Society (ICS) Awards 2016 Prize for Julia JuMP Package for Optimization
15 December 2016 | Julia Computing
Nashville, TN – Julia Computing is pleased to congratulate Iain Dunning, Joey Huchette and Miles Lubin for winning the 2016 INFORMS Computing Society (ICS) Prize for the...
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Amazon Web Services Announces MXNet Is “Framework of Choice” for Deep Learning Using Julia and Other Languages
6 December 2016 | Julia Computing
Las Vegas, NV – Amazon Web Services announced at this week’s AWS re:Invent 2016 conference that MXNet is the framework of choice for deep learning using Julia...
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Julia for Astronomy - Parallel Computing with Julia on NERSC Supercomputer Increases Speed of Image Analysis 225x
28 November 2016 | Julia Computing
Berkeley, CA – Researchers from Julia Computing, UC Berkeley, Intel, the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC), Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, and JuliaLabs@MIT have developed a...
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Julia Day for Finance in New York on November 30
22 November 2016 | JuliaHub
New York, NY – JuliaHub is pleased to announce Julia Day for Finance in New York on Wednesday, November 30 from 3:30-6:30 pm at Fitch Learning...
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Julia Computing and IBM Present Julia for Deep Learning at SC16
18 November 2016 | Julia Computing
Salt Lake City, Utah – Julia Computing and IBM presented Julia for Deep Learning at SC16, the world’s largest supercomputing conference held this week in Salt Lake...
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