Category: In The News

U.S. Funds Exascale Computing Research

Article by Mark Rockwell of Government Computer News The ECP program and the push to get an exascale system, or possibly two, operational isn't to catch up to China, said

Advancing the Frontiers of Computing at PNNL: the March Toward Exascale

Source: Tri-City Herald, Kennewick, WA A contributed article from Steven Ashby, Director, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory We often hear how supercomputers are used to tackle incredibly complex problems. They have

INSIDEHPC: DOE AWARDS $258 MILLION FOR EXASCALE TO U.S. HPC VENDORS

InsideHPC's Rich Brueckner reports on the DOE PathForward Announcement. https://insidehpc.com/2017/06/podcast-doe-awards-258-million-exascale-u-s-hpc-vendors/  

Anandtech’s Ryan Smith Covers DOE Announcement of PathForward Contracts

PATHFORWARD: US DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY AWARDS $258M IN RESEARCH CONTRACTS TO DEVELOP EXASCALE SUPERCOMPUTER TECHNOLOGY

HPCwire’s John Russell Covers the DOE PathForward Announcement

Six Exascale PathForward Vendors Selected; DOE Providing $258 Million.

PathForward Vendors Weigh In on Funding Announcement

Department of Energy Awards Six Research Contracts Totaling  $258 Million to Accelerate U.S. Supercomputing Technology QUOTES FROM VENDORS RECEIVING AWARDS   Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Sunnyvale, California “AMD is excited

Doug Kothe on the Race to Build Exascale Applications

HPCwire's John Russel interviewed Doug Kothe, the Exascale Computing Project's Director of Application Development for this feature article on 'The Race to Build Exascale Applications.' https://www.hpcwire.com/2017/05/29/doug-kothe-race-build-exascale-applications/    

HPCwire Covers the Exascale Computing Project: A Presentation by ECP Director, Paul Messina

HPCwire Covers the Exascale Computing Project: A Presentation by ECP Director, Paul Messina. John Russel provided this thorough recap of ECP Director Paul Messina's opening presentation at the Hyperion Research

Radio Free HPC Discusses the Exascale Computing Project

In this podcast, the team at Radio Free HPC discusses the Exascale Computing Project.  This update is based on a presentation by ECP Director, Paul Messina at the HPC User

LBNL, PNNL Researchers Make NWChem’s Planeware “Purr”

  LBNL, PNNL Researchers Make NWChem’s Planewave “Purr” on Intel’s Knights Landing Architectures A team of researchers at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)

ECP Industry Council Chair, Michael McQuade Addresses Audience at ECP Annual Meeting

Remarks Presented at the First ECP Annual Meeting Dr. J. Michael McQuade ECP Industry Council Chair The Exascale Computing Project Knoxville, TN February 1, 2017   (Transcript of Discussion) Why

ECP Selects New Co-Design Center – coverage on insideHPC

  insideHPC covers announcement of new ECP Co-Design Center on Graph Analytics. As reported by insideHPC, the Exascale Computing Project (ECP) has selected its fifth Co-Design Center to focus on

Enterprise Tech covers the Announcement of the ECP Industry Council

A federally-funded effort to deliver HPC systems 50 times faster than today's supercomputers has added a business perspective to the multi-year development project, which one industry observer said could reduce

Inside HPC covers the announcement of the ECP Industry Council

Today the Exascale Computing Project announced the formation of the ECP Industry Council, an external advisory group of executives from some of the nation’s most prominent companies with a collaborative interest

ORNL plays key role in Exascale Computing Project’s first year

Oak Ridge National Laboratory experts are playing leading roles in the recently established Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Exascale Computing Project (ECP), a multi-lab initiative responsible for developing the strategy, aligning

HPCwire Video Interview with Paul Messina

Watch an interview conducted by HPCwire at SC16 with ECP Director Paul Messina on the significance of the Exascale Computing Project.

ECP Ramps Up Software, Hardware R&D Efforts

Read an overview of the status of the latest ECP software and hardware developments presented at SC16.

PPPL physicists win ECP funding

The Princeton Plasma Physics Lab (PPPL) has been selected by the ECP to develop a fusion plasmas application.

NREL Has Key Role in Exascale Projects

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) will work on wind plant modeling and three other projects for the ECP.

Ames Laboratory Awarded Two ECP Projects

Ames Laboratory will contribute expertise to two ECP projects related to computational chemistry software.