US Coalesces Plans for First Exascale Supercomputer: Aurora in 2021

September 27, 2017

At the Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee (ASCAC) meeting, in Arlington, Va., yesterday (Sept. 26), it was revealed that the "Aurora" supercompute Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Lighting up Aurora: Behind the Scenes at the Creation of the DOE’s Upcoming 200 Petaflops Supercomputer

December 1, 2016

In April 2015, U.S. Department of Energy Undersecretary Franklin Orr announced that Intel would be the prime contractor for Aurora: a leadership-class, 200 peta Read more…

By Jan Rowell

Argonne Paves the Way for Future Systems

January 14, 2016

Last April, the third and final piece of the CORAL acquisition program clicked into place when the U.S. Department of Energy signed a $200 million supercomputi Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Application Readiness at the DOE, Part III: Argonne Ramps Up Early Science Program

April 20, 2015

In our third and final video from the HPC User Forum panel (The Who-What-When of Getting Applications Ready to Run On, And Across, Office of Science Next-Gen L Read more…

By John Russell

Last But Not Least: Argonne’s $200 Million Supercomputing Award

April 9, 2015

A supercomputer named Aurora is on track to become the fastest system in the United States and possibly the world. Just a few hours ago, DOE Undersecretary Fran Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Obama’s 2016 Budget Boosts R&D, Exascale Funding

February 4, 2015

On Monday, the Obama administration sent its FY 2016 budget request to Congress for the new fiscal year starting October 1. A chapter on Research and Developmen Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Manufacturing Exascale

July 7, 2014

Exascale systems are certainly the current buzz in high performance computing. While theoretical projections suggest the possibility to have an exascale system Read more…

The Evolution to Ultra Dense Green Supercomputing

November 14, 2011

Eurotech commits to high density, energy efficient, scalable HPC delivering solutions around the newly addition to their Aurora product line. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

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