Oak Ridge National Lab officials view new innovation push as modern day ‘Manhattan Project’


During her first stop on a four-state, technology-focused tour, Deputy Defense Secretary Kathleen Hicks heard from multiple senior Oak Ridge lab officials that the massive investments from the recently passed Inflation Reduction Act and CHIPS and Science for America Act, present a once-in-a-lifetime chance to innovate.

DOD awards $699M contract to support supercomputing resource centers


BAE Systems has been tapped to supply a variety of services and capabilities to bolster high performance computing (HPC) efforts across multiple military components. 

Oak Ridge lab leader says further investment key to U.S. leadership in supercomputing


Researcher Georgia Tourassi warns that without additional funding scientific innovation could stagnate.

New AI consortium for first responders fuses efforts from DOE, JAIC and Microsoft


The project will focus on getting technology to state and local first responders to better track and respond to natural disasters.

Supercomputing consortium adds members as number of coronavirus projects increases, too


AMD, NVIDIA and the National Center for Atmospheric Research's Wyoming Supercomputing Center have joined the growing group. A White House official the consortium has provided computing for 15 projects.

Supercomputing consortium further solidifies White House partnership with tech on coronavirus response


Government, industry and academic partners' 16 systems will provide a combined 330 petaflops of supercomputing capacity for select COVID-19 researchers.