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Cray’s Next-Generation Supercomputer Headed to Berkeley Lab in 2020

The National Energy Research Scientific Computing (NERSC) Center at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has purchased a Cray supercomputer that will be one of the world’s first Shasta-class systems to come online.

Cray Unveils Shasta, Its Supercomputer Platform for the Exascale Era

Cray has introduced Shasta, its next-generation supercomputer platform that will serve as the company entry into the realm of exascale computing. The architecture will offer a flexible design that supports a wide array of processors, coprocessors, node configurations, and system interconnects, including one developed by Cray itself.

Third Exascale Prototype in China; Cray Returns to AMD Formula

Episode 246: Addison Snell and Michael Feldman discuss China's third planned exascale system and the likely outcome of Cray's return to AMD.

With Sierra, NNSA Embraces Heterogeneous Supercomputing

The launch of the Sierra supercomputer at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) marks a new era for the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) and its Advanced Simulation and Computing (ASC) Program.

European Consortium Tackles Data Movement Problem in HPC

The European Commission is funding a project to build middleware that optimizes data movement for high performance computing  and high performance data analytics applications.