Articles in the Technology Category

[ Mar 8 2016 - 10:12 am ]

Ongoing upgrades to the OLCF’s data storage services are expanding users’ opportunities to extract science from large datasets.

[ Mar 8 2016 - 10:11 am ]

Optimizing compute jobs based on these separate and combined streams of information, however, can be challenging. Fortunately for staff and users at the OLCF, a new tool called the Grand Unified Information Directory for the OLCF (GUIDO) has been developed to enhance existing capabilities.

[ Feb 16 2016 - 12:45 pm ]

User support specialists recent made a new training video channel for current and prospective users to access training materials at any time.

[ Jan 26 2016 - 9:21 am ]

Facility enhancements to accommodate Summit, the OLCF’s next leadership-class supercomputer, continue to proceed on schedule.

[ Jan 26 2016 - 9:20 am ]

Recently, a cross-departmental team engaged in an ongoing process to make data transfer easier for OLCF users.

[ Jan 5 2016 - 10:01 am ]

The OLCF developed Wraprun, an optimized job launching tool, to assist users of Titan that wish to run ensemble jobs.

[ Jan 5 2016 - 10:01 am ]

A team led by OLCF’s Christos Kartsaklis has built a tool to help users to extract enough parallelism from their existing programs to take advantage of additional computational power.

[ Dec 8 2015 - 10:00 am ]

The Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility hosted its GPU hackathon October 19–23 at the Marriott hotel in downtown Knoxville.

[ Nov 10 2015 - 12:34 pm ]

A move from cold- to warm-water cooling is projected to lower the OLCF’s cooling costs by more than half, saving nearly a million dollars per year in total operating costs.

[ Nov 10 2015 - 12:33 pm ]

An article, published in the October 2015 issue of Nature Materials, provides an overview of recent advances in experimental imaging, data analytics, and high-performance computing that are enabling new opportunities for discovery and design of advanced materials.