DOD gets first shared supercomputers for classified research
It's the first time the entirety of the Department of Defense will have access to such a supercomputing resource.
Department of Energy supercomputers top list of world’s fastest
The Summit machine, unveiled this summer, is the fastest in the world according to the new version of the ranking list.
General Dynamics IT inks $553M high-performance computing contract with NOAA
The 10-year contract provides system integration, administration, operations and support services to the agency’s supercomputing infrastructure.
Energy lab unveils Summit, the world’s most powerful supercomputer
The system has enough power to simulate supernovas and track the spread of cancer.
U.S. moves down a step in global supercomputing rankings
It's only the second time in the 24-year history of the TOP500 that the U.S. hasn't filled a top three spot.
Department of Energy’s push for exascale supercomputer begins with $258 million in grants
Advanced Micro Devices, Cray Inc., Hewlett Packard Enterprises, IBM, Intel and NVIDIA all won funding. The goal is to deliver one exascale-capable system by 2021.