Posts tagged with "HPC Innovation Center"

Catalyst

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,...
sequoia

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...
Sierra

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)...
For article LLNL signs agreement with maker of big data software

LLNL signs agreement with maker of big data software

Nov. 15, 2013 -  
The Laboratory will evaluate the topological data analysis software produced by Ayasdi for tackling big data problems under a memorandum of understanding (MOU) signed at LLNL Thursday. Ayasdi's Insight Discovery platform uses Topological Data Analysis (TDA) combined with an ensemble of machine...
For article Lawrence Livermore, Intel, Cray produce big data machine to serve as catalyst for next-generation HPC clusters

Lawrence Livermore, Intel, Cray produce big data machine to serve as catalyst for next-generation HPC clusters

Nov. 4, 2013 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in partnership with Intel and Cray , today announced a unique high performance computing (HPC) cluster that will serve research scientists at all three institutions and provide a proving ground for new HPC and Big Data technologies and architectures. "As the...
For article HPC's potential to transform bioscience explored at conference

HPC's potential to transform bioscience explored at conference

Sept. 26, 2013 -  
The latest generation of high performance computers has the potential to transform the biomedical field in ways unthinkable just a few years ago. That was the theme that emerged from the "Current Challenges in Computing 2013: Biomedical Research" conference, or CCubed, held earlier this month in...
For article Lawrence Livermore and the U.K.'S Science and Technology Facilities Council agree to collaborate in boosting economic competitiveness through HPC

Lawrence Livermore and the U.K.'S Science and Technology Facilities Council agree to collaborate in boosting economic competitiveness through HPC

Aug. 30, 2013 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's High Performance Computing Innovation Center (HPCIC) and the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) in the United Kingdom will collaborate to expand industry's use of supercomputing to boost economic competitiveness in the two countries. The U.S...
For article High Performance Computing Innovation Center marks second anniversary

High Performance Computing Innovation Center marks second anniversary

July 15, 2013 -  
The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory launched an aggressive initiative to boost American industry's global competitiveness on June 30, 2011, by opening the High Performance Computing Innovation Center (HPCIC) in the Livermore Valley Open Campus (LVOC). Using expertise acquired through decades...
For article Sequoia tops Graph 500 list of 'big data' supercomputers

Sequoia tops Graph 500 list of 'big data' supercomputers

June 21, 2013 -  
LLNL's 20 petaflops Sequoia supercomputer has retained its No. 1 ranking on the Graph 500 list, a measure of a system's ability to conduct analytic calculations -- finding the proverbial needle in the haystack. An IBM Blue Gene Q system, Sequoia was able to traverse 15,363 giga edges per second on...