DOE creates an AI office to capitalize on the technology’s ‘Golden Age’
The office will "transform DOE into a world-leading AI enterprise," but there are few details available beyond that.
Department of Energy puts AI to biomedical use
The agency started a public-private partnership with Weill Family Foundation seeking breakthroughs addressing neurological disorders like traumatic brain injuries using supercomputing.
New supercomputer will let nuclear security agency do ‘1.5 quintillion calculations per second’
Imagine a computer that can do 1,500,000,000,000,000,000 calculations every second. It's coming to the Lawrence Livermore National Lab in 2022.
Air Force gets supercomputing-as-a-service to power weather forecasting
A new Cray supercomputing system will be delivered to Oak Ridge National Lab and offered as-a-service to the Air Force weather forecasters.
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.