Articles in the Technology Category

[ Jan 4 2017 - 9:29 am ]

Open Scalable File Systems, Inc. (OpenSFS), the nonprofit community organization dedicated to Lustre file system technology, recently changed its structure to give users a premier role in the organization. File and Storage System Team Lead Sarp Oral will represent the OLCF on the newly appointed OpenSFS board.

[ Jan 4 2017 - 9:28 am ]

ORNL recently partnered with Oracle to test some of the database technology company’s new firmware in a collaborative laboratory environment inside the OLCF’s High-Performance Storage System. Oracle is providing five of its enterprise-class tape drives, while ORNL is providing the resources, networking, and manpower for the testing environment.

[ Dec 7 2016 - 8:48 am ]

New York hackathon reveals bugs, opportunities for improvement
As the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) transitions from its current flagship …

[ Nov 8 2016 - 9:59 am ]

Over the last decade, the OLCF has improved its notification practices to include more targeted material and additional ways to get the message out.

[ Oct 18 2016 - 8:44 am ]

ORiGAMI, a tool to help doctors discover connections between symptoms, diseases, and drug interactions, was recently made open-source, and is up for an R&D 100 Award.

[ Sep 28 2016 - 8:24 am ]

A team at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility recently addressed a performance bottleneck in one portion of an OLCF user’s application. Because of its efforts, the user’s team saw a sixfold performance improvement in the code.

[ Sep 28 2016 - 8:15 am ]

Staff members at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility are upgrading the center’s data transfer service to increase performance and speed while minimizing the risk of system outages.

[ Sep 28 2016 - 8:09 am ]

Adaptive Input/Output System (ADIOS) developers have partnered with a team at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory to integrate Fermilab’s Multicore-Aware Data Transfer Middleware into ADIOS.

[ Sep 6 2016 - 8:10 am ]

New ORNL user group, NVIDIA system ignite interest in fast-growing field
Though they sprout from the same family tree, scientific computing …

[ Aug 16 2016 - 9:20 am ]

To improve input/output for its FireFOAM, the FM Global team partnered with OLCF staffer Norbert Podhorszki and Mark Olesen of ESI-OpenCFD, an organization that contributes to the development of OpenFOAM, to implement the OLCF’s Adaptable I/O System (ADIOS).