Tag: military

Army Research Lab Lays Out HPC Strategy

Feb 19, 2015 |

The US Army Research Laboratory (ARL) is counting on supercomputing and large-scale analytics to provide the competitive edge it needs to maintain its position as the nation’s premier laboratory for land forces. As laid out in the recently-released Technical Implementation Plan for 2015-2019, the ARL sees advanced computing as fundamental to its mission to “discover, Read more…

SGI Scores Second DoD Deal in Two Months

Dec 18, 2014 |

SGI was awarded a contract worth $30,750,000 to supply the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) with a 3.9 petaflops SGI ICE X supercomputer. This is the second time in the last two months that SGI has inked a major deal with the Department of Defense (DoD) for its ICE product. Both awards were allocated through Read more…

GPUs Put Real-Time Defense on the Map

Jul 17, 2013 |

With ever more surveillance footage at home and abroad, there is an increasing need to handle, in near real-time, the immense processing required to sift through faces, spaces and signals. This week NVIDIA targeted the government and military geospatial intelligence community with a targeted stack of common packages for GeoInt (geospatial intelligence) developers and analysts….

HPC Finding Further Inroads in Military, Aerospace

Jul 4, 2011 |

High performance computing vendors weighed in this week on the widening avenues for HPC adoption in aerospace and military.

Games That Matter

Feb 22, 2011 |

Virtual world games and other simulation programs offer life-saving potential.

Air Force’s PS3 Condor Cluster Takes Flight

Dec 3, 2010 |

Where else can you get a half a petaflop of computing power for around $2 million?

Supercomputer Center Heading Downtown

Oct 8, 2009 |

Wheeling, West Virginia will house military supercomputer.

Local Company to Receive Grant for Wearable Supercomputer

Dec 11, 2008 |

An Indiana-based company was awarded a DoD grant to develop a notebook-sized “supercomputer.”

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