Tag Archives: high-performance computing

CAES Acquires Colorado Engineering, Enhances RF & HPC Offerings; CEO Mike Kahn Quoted

Mike Kahn

CAES, an advanced military and aerospace electronics provider, has acquired Colorado Engineering, Inc., a leading Radio Frequency (RF) and high-performance computing (HPC) services company. CAES will leverage CEI’s RF, digital and analog hardware and software capabilities to deliver enhanced electronics offerings in the aerospace and defense industries.

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GAO Offers Recommendations to OSTP for Strategic Plan Implementation of High-Performance Computing Initiative

High-Performance

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has recommended the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) to provide annual progress reports on the agency’s implementation of the 2020 strategic plan, which succeeded the 2016 National Strategic Computing Initiative (NSCI) road map. The NSCI is a whole-of-nation approach aimed at sustaining the country’s edge in high-performance computing. 

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DARPA to Develop Circuit Tech for Low-Temperature Supercomputer Processing; Jason Woo Quoted

Low-Temperature

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has launched a program that focuses on expanding the computational power capacity of high-performance computing systems in line with energy efficiency standards. DARPA said Thursday that the Low-Temperature Logic Technology (LTLT) program is focused on developing a device/circuit capability that can achieve a performance and power improvement of 25 times compared to room-temperature central processing units.

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DOE to Back Scientific Computing Research Projects in Funding Effort; Chris Fall Quoted

DOE

The Department of Energy (DOE) has earmarked $32 million in funds to support high-performance computing research efforts in various scientific fields such as condensed matter physics and geosciences. The funding effort is a part of an initiative that seeks to maximize the usage of national laboratories' high-performance computing resources and gather experts in energy and scientific research.

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DOE Funds Computing Projects for Domestic Manufacturing

DOE

The Department of Energy (DOE)  will award $4.2 million in funds to support 14 projects that will utilize supercomputing resources from national laboratories to reinforce domestic manufacturing efforts. Industry researchers will use simulation, modeling and data analysis to help manufacturers enhance material productivity and energy efficiency as part of the High Performance Computing for Manufacturing program.

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NSWC Crane Brings AI-Ready Infrastructure to US Navy

Quantum Research

Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) Crane fielded a high-performance computing technology as part of efforts to implement deep learning, artificial intelligence and machine learning capabilities into the U.S. Navy. John Strange, a computer scientist at NSWC Crane, said AIRI serves as a hardware configuration that aims to help scientists and data architects process critical training workloads and lower compute times.

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DOE Concludes Exascale Cooling Project at Los Alamos National Lab

Dept. of Energy

The Department of Energy (DoE) has completed the development of cooling equipment designed for exascale-class supercomputers. The Exascale Class Computer Cooling Equipment Project reached the Critical Decision-4 milestone in May and was celebrated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday at Los Alamos National Laboratory.

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CVP Secures BPA to Support NIH Technical Services & Programs; Anirudh Kulkarni Quoted

Anirudh Kulkarni

CVP has been awarded the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Mission Alignment (MA) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) contract vehicle to support scientific research missions across NIH with IT programs and technical services, communications and business solutions, and cybersecurity and risk management, the company reported on Tuesday.

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