Posts tagged with "Computation"


Lawrence Livermore breaks ground on unclassified supercomputing facility

May. 28, 2015 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory broke ground today on a modular and sustainable supercomputing facility that will provide a flexible infrastructure able to accommodate the Laboratory’s growing demand for high performance computing (HPC). The $9.875 million building, located on the Laboratory...

Security risks and privacy issues are too great for moving the ballot box to the Internet

Mar. 10, 2015 -  
Contrary to popular belief, the fundamental security risks and privacy problems of Internet voting are too great to allow it to be used for public elections, and those problems will not be resolved any time soon, according to David Jefferson, who has studied the issue for more than 15 years...

Edgar Leon named IEEE senior member

Jan. 29, 2015 -  
Edgar Leon, a computer scientist in the Livermore Computing (LC) Division, has been elevated to the grade of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) senior member. Only 7 percent of IEEE's approximately 431,000 members hold this prestigious status, which reflects professional...

Labs team up with historically black colleges and universities in cybersecurity consortium

Jan. 23, 2015 -  
LIVERMORE, California – With national and global threats related to cybercrime at an all-time high, there is a considerable and growing need for expertise in cybersecurity. The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA) recently announced that Lawrence Livermore...

Energy and cost savings from LLNL data center consolidation earn DOE award

Jan. 20, 2015 -  
The Laboratory effort to conserve energy and reduce costs by consolidating data centers at LLNL has received a Sustainability Award from the U.S. Department of Energy. The program, begun in 2011, using LLNL’s High Performance Computing Strategic Facility Plan as a guide, has so far shutdown 26 data...
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Top 10 science and technology stories of 2014

Dec. 17, 2014 -  
In 2014, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) built on a 62-year tradition of translating basic science into technologies that ensure national security, address pressing real world problems and expand the boundaries of fundamental science. The top stories of the year are a reflection of...

Lab researchers awarded time on top computers to advance science

Dec. 1, 2014 -  
As part of the Department of Energy’s Innovative and Novel Computational Impact on Theory and Experiment (INCITE) program, eight Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) researchers have been awarded nearly 800 million core hours on two of America’s fastest supercomputers dedicated to open...

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...