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ORNL Debuts Titan Supercomputer

By  •  12 years ago  •  Technology

ORNL has launched a new era of scientific supercomputing with Titan, a system capable of 20 petaflops, by employing a family of processors, called graphics processing units (GPUs), first created for computer gaming.
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Big Computing Cures Big Pharma

By  •  12 years ago  •  Science

Researchers from ORNL and the University of Tennessee are using OLCF supercomputers to help cut time and risk in new drug development.
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Final Upgrade Underway

By  •  12 years ago  •  Technology

Jaguar metamorphosis to Titan enters last phase as NVIDIA GPUs are installed
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ORNL’s Titan Sprinting to the Finish

By  •  12 years ago  •  People

On August 14, Bronson Messer addressed the Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee—on how to be ready for “first light” on Titan.
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Special Report: Graphics Processing Units Speed Results in Extreme-Scale Supercomputers

By  •  12 years ago  •  Science

A special report titled Accelerating Computational Science Symposium 2012 details the benefits of using GPUs for HPC, the findings were presented earlier this year at Accelerating Computational Science Symposium 2012 in Washington, D.C.
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ORNL Management Talks Titan at International Supercomputing Conference

By  •  12 years ago  •  Technology

The OLCF lent its expertise to the 2012 International Supercomputing Conference (ISC), which took place June 17–21 in Hamburg, Germany.
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NVIDIA GPU Technology Conference Showcases Newfound Scientific Prowess on Titan

By  •  12 years ago  •  Technology

An international gathering of researchers, computer scientists, and engineers converged on San Jose, California from May 14–17 to share their experiences using the newest technology in HPC—blistering fast GPUs.
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Cray User Group Meeting Takes on Next-Generation Computing Challenges

By  •  12 years ago  •  People

The annual Cray User Group meeting, held Apr.29–May 3 in Stuttgart, Germany, convened for computational researchers to share their expertise and findings with one another, all in hopes of bringing next-generation supercomputers online. ORNL researchers helped take the lead.
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Washington Symposium Highlighted Science Enabled by Hybrid Supercomputing

By  •  12 years ago  •  Technology

ORNL, which operates the premier leadership computing facility for the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science, gathered experts in science, engineering, and computing from around the world to discuss research advances that are now possible with extreme-scale hybrid supercomputers.
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2013 INCITE CALL FOR PROPOSALS OPENS APRIL 11, 2012

By  •  12 years ago  •  Science

To submit an application, please visit http://hpc.science.doe.gov for details about the proposal requirements.

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science provides a portfolio of high-performance computing facilities housing some …
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Accelerators Workshop Informs Attendees about Innovative Hardware and Methods

By  •  12 years ago  •  Technology

ORNL and the University of Tennessee’s Joint Institute for Computational Sciences (JICS) hosted a workshop, Electronic Structure Calculation Methods on Accelerators, at ORNL February 5-8 to bring together researchers, computational scientists, and industry developers.
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Major GPU Conference Just Around the Corner

By  •  12 years ago  •  Technology

OLCF users are invited to attend the upcoming GPU Technology Conference (GTC) May 14-17 in San Jose, California.
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ORNL Completes First Phase of Titan Supercomputer Transition

By  •  12 years ago  •  Technology

Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Jaguar supercomputer has completed the first phase of an upgrade that will keep it among the most powerful scientific computing systems in the world.
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Chu Visits ORNL

By  •  12 years ago  •  People

U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu recently made a quick visit to ORNL, where he got a briefing on advanced computer simulations of nuclear energy and even took a turn experiencing the 3D environment of a virtual reactor’s nuclear core.
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Workshop Prepares HPC Users for Titan

By  •  12 years ago  •  People

ORNL is upgrading its Jaguar supercomputer to become Titan, a Cray XK6 that will be capable of 10 to 20 petaflops by early 2013. To prepare users for impending changes to the computer’s architecture, OLCF staff held a series of workshops January 23 through 27.
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