Articles Archive for April 2017

[ Apr 18 2017 - 8:04 am ]

The OLCF’s new ARM1 early development system gives researchers the opportunity to test various software packages and explore an experimental environment for ARM architecture–based systems.

[ Apr 18 2017 - 7:55 am ]

Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility staff discussed OLCF resources that could be leveraged for ECP research and development, including the facility’s next flagship supercomputer, Summit, expected to go online in 2018.

[ Apr 18 2017 - 7:53 am ]

Every month the OLCF hosts webinar-based conference calls to provide system users with information about best practices, new tools, and how-to guides.

[ Apr 18 2017 - 7:48 am ]

While upgrading chemistry applications in the pre-Summit development environment known as Summitdev, Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility staff fixed an unexpected bottleneck in a key tensor algebra library, boosting performance by as much as 10 times.

[ Apr 18 2017 - 7:40 am ]

The startup of the first new US nuclear reactor in more than 20 years benefited from advanced simulation capabilities carried out on OLCF systems by the Consortium for Advanced Simulation of Light Water Reactors.

[ Apr 18 2017 - 7:32 am ]

Multi-institution research team uses supercomputing to understand processes leading to increased drought resistance in food and fuel crops.