Data Management at NERSC in the Era of Petascale Deep Learning

May 9, 2018

Now that computer scientists at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory’s National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC) have demonstrated 15 petaflops deep-learning training performance on the Cori supercomputer, the NERSC staff is working to address the data management issues that arise when running production deep-learning codes at such scale. Read more…

By Rob Farber

NERSC Cori Shows the World How Many-Cores for the Masses Works

April 21, 2017

As its mission, the high performance computing center for the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science, NERSC (the National Energy Research Supercomputer Cen Read more…

By Rob Farber

DOE Supercomputer Achieves Record 45-Qubit Quantum Simulation

April 13, 2017

In order to simulate larger and larger quantum systems and usher in an age of “quantum supremacy,” researchers are stretching the limits of today’s most advanced supercomputers. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

NERSC is Busily Using Dungeons to Slay Code Dragons

August 24, 2016

Work to modernize codes for use on the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC) Cori supercomputer and its Intel Xeon Phi Knight’s Landing Read more…

By John Russell

Getting ready for KNL? Take a Lesson from NERSC on Optimizing

February 10, 2016

NERSC is beginning to tell the world how to optimize applications to run on the new Intel Xeon Phi processors, code name Knights Landing (KNL), that will boot i Read more…

By Rob Farber

Berkeley Lab Celebrates New Home of NERSC, ESnet

November 13, 2015

On November 12, 2015, the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory officially opened its state-of-the-art facility for computational Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

NERSC’s ‘Shifter’ Makes Container-based HPC a Breeze

August 7, 2015

The explosive growth in data coming out of experiments in cosmology, particle physics, bioinformatics and nuclear physics is pushing computational scientists to Read more…

By Kathy Kincade, Communications Specialist, Berkeley Lab Computing Sciences

NERSC Invites Haswell-Based Cray XC40 Into Cori Fold

April 22, 2015

Nearly one year after the Department of Energy inked a $70 million contract for the exascale-relevant Cori system, news of a second, smaller system has come Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

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