Posts tagged with "HPC Innovation Center"


Lab hosts ‘smart manufacturing’ conference

Oct. 16, 2015 -  
As industries worldwide undergo a sea change spurred by fast-moving technologies, how should society define manufacturing? And what are the best ways to improve the efficiency of emerging manufacturing processes? More than 60 representatives from the national labs, private industry, local counties...

Program puts HPC in hands of manufacturers

Sep. 17, 2015 -  
A new Department of Energy (DOE) initiative will allow industry to leverage the high performance computing (HPC) capabilities of Lawrence Livermore (LLNL), Oak Ridge and Lawrence Berkeley national laboratories to advance clean energy manufacturing technologies. The new program was announced by...

LLNL joins Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute to promote industry adoption of supercomputing

Sep. 16, 2015 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) will combine decades of expertise to help American industry and businesses expand use of high performance computing (HPC) under a recently signed memorandum of understanding. “It’s well recognized that HPC...
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Tri-Valley panelists discuss rise of computing

Aug. 4, 2015 -  
Software development is rapidly transforming computing technology to the benefit of society, but the scarcity of “computing talent in the pipeline” impacts the pace of progress, a panel of computing experts concluded Thursday at Casa Real in Pleasanton. The lunchtime discussion, under the title “...

Labs, industry form centers of excellence to speed research, strengthen national security

Jul. 13, 2015 -  
IBM, along with NVIDIA and two U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) national laboratories, today announced a pair of Centers of Excellence for supercomputing — one at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and the other at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The collaborations are in support of IBM’s...
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Lab, RAND Corporation partner to advance policy analysis through supercomputing

Nov. 21, 2014 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and the RAND Corporation will collaborate to expand the use of high performance computing (HPC) in decision analysis and policymaking. Lawrence Livermore Science and Technology Deputy Director Greg Suski and Susan Marquis, RAND vice president, Emerging...

Catalyst supercomputer collaboration recognized by HPCWire

Nov. 21, 2014 -  
The partnership that produced the first-of-a-kind Catalyst supercomputer was selected for an HPCWire “Best HPC Collaboration Between Government & Industry” award by readers and editors of the publication. HPCWire publisher Tom Tabor presented the award to representatives from the Laboratory,...

Lawrence Livermore tops Graph 500

Nov. 19, 2014 -  
New Orleans, Louisiana. Nov. 18, 2014 -- Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory scientists’ search for new ways to solve large complex national security problems led to the top ranking on Graph 500 and new techniques for solving large graph problems on small high performance computing (HPC) systems...

Next-generation supercomputer coming to Lab

Nov. 14, 2014 -  
Livermore, California -- Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) today announced a contract with IBM to deliver a next-generation supercomputer in 2017. The system, to be called Sierra, will serve the National Nuclear Security Administration’s (NNSA) Advanced Simulation and Computing (ASC)...