Image

Frontier

Pioneering Frontier: Keeping the Power On
2 weeks ago

Pioneering Frontier: Keeping the Power On

By  •  2 weeks ago  •  Featured, People

The “Pioneering Frontier” series features stories profiling the many talented ORNL employees behind the construction and operation of the OLCF’s incoming exascale supercomputer, Frontier. The HPE Cray system is scheduled …
Read More

Arthur “Buddy” Bland, World-Leading Supercomputing Project Director, Retires after 40 Years Dedicated to HPC
2 months ago

Arthur “Buddy” Bland, World-Leading Supercomputing Project Director, Retires after 40 Years Dedicated to HPC

By  •  2 months ago  •  Featured, People

“No risk, no reward.” It’s a familiar sentiment in business and entrepreneurial ventures. Risk drives innovation and propels organizations to new heights. It’s certainly familiar to Arthur “Buddy” Bland, former …
Read More

Pioneering Frontier: Planning Ahead
2 months ago

Pioneering Frontier: Planning Ahead

By  •  2 months ago  •  People

The “Pioneering Frontier” series features stories profiling the many talented ORNL employees behind the construction and operation of the OLCF’s incoming exascale supercomputer, Frontier. The HPE Cray system is scheduled …
Read More

University of Delaware Team Tightens up Code for Exascale Computing on Frontier
3 months ago

University of Delaware Team Tightens up Code for Exascale Computing on Frontier

By  •  3 months ago  •  Featured, Science

This article was originally written by Tracey Bryant, Senior Director for Research Communications at the University of Delaware.

What’s it like designing an app for the world’s fastest supercomputer, set to come …
Read More

Building an Exascale-Class Data Center
4 months ago

Building an Exascale-Class Data Center

By  •  4 months ago  •  Featured, Technology

When the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) new exascale supercomputer, Frontier, completes installation at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) in 2021, it will debut as a landmark in high-performance computing …
Read More

Powering Frontier
7 months ago

Powering Frontier

By  •  7 months ago  •  People

The US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is poised to deliver Frontier, its first exascale supercomputer, next year. Exascale systems are capable of operating at 1 …
Read More

Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility Fosters GCC Compiler Development with Mentor Contract
8 months ago

Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility Fosters GCC Compiler Development with Mentor Contract

By  •  8 months ago  •  Technology

The computational scientists who run codes on the massively powerful supercomputers at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) are working on solving some of the world’s most challenging problems. …
Read More

Simulating the Stars at Exascale Requires HIP Solutions
1 year ago

Simulating the Stars at Exascale Requires HIP Solutions

By  •  1 year ago  •  Technology

As GPU architectures have become the standard for scientific computing, application teams have had to retrofit their scientific codes to run on new systems. Even teams with codes that have …
Read More

Previewing the New Frontier of High-Performance Computing
1 year ago

Previewing the New Frontier of High-Performance Computing

By  •  1 year ago  •  People, Science

In the main banquet room of Knoxville, Tennessee’s downtown Hilton Hotel, more than 150 scientists from around the world got their first peek at the exascale computing power that will …
Read More

ORNL Celebrates First National Exascale Day on October 18
1 year ago

ORNL Celebrates First National Exascale Day on October 18

By  •  1 year ago  •  Featured, Science

On October 18, the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) will celebrate the first-ever National Exascale Day.

The holiday—an initiative of DOE’s Exascale Computing Project (ECP) …
Read More

ORNL Staff Highlight OpenACC’s Role in HPC at Annual Meeting
2 years ago

ORNL Staff Highlight OpenACC’s Role in HPC at Annual Meeting

By  •  2 years ago  •  Events

OpenMP and OpenACC are widely used directive-based application program interfaces (APIs) that allow computer scientists and engineers to program applications on shared memory and accelerator architectures on high-performance computing (HPC) …
Read More

CAAR Partnerships for Frontier Announced
2 years ago

CAAR Partnerships for Frontier Announced

By  •  2 years ago  •  Featured, Science

In preparation for the Frontier supercomputer, the US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) has selected eight research projects to participate in its Center for Accelerated …
Read More

No Scaling Back: DOE, Cray, AMD to Bring Exascale to ORNL
2 years ago

No Scaling Back: DOE, Cray, AMD to Bring Exascale to ORNL

By  •  2 years ago  •  Featured, Science

OAK RIDGE, Tenn., May 7, 2019 – The U.S. Department of Energy today announced a contract with Cray Inc. to build the Frontier supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, which …
Read More

Science at Exascale: Mapping Climate Patterns
2 years ago

Science at Exascale: Mapping Climate Patterns

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

Frontier is an exascale computer planned for delivery at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility in 2021. The system will support a wide range of scientific applications for advanced modeling …
Read More

Science at Exascale: Simulating Small Modular Reactor Operations
2 years ago

Science at Exascale: Simulating Small Modular Reactor Operations

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

Frontier is an exascale computer planned for delivery at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility in 2021. The system will support a wide range of scientific applications for advanced modeling …
Read More

Science at Exascale: Molecular Dynamics for Materials
2 years ago

Science at Exascale: Molecular Dynamics for Materials

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

Frontier is an exascale computer planned for delivery at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility in 2021. The system will support a wide range of scientific applications for advanced modeling …
Read More