DOE Awards $425M for Supercomputing Technologies

DOE Awards $425M for Supercomputing Technologies

The US Department of Energy (DOE) announced two new high performance computing awards. DOE’s Oak Ridge and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories will receive $325 million to build two state-of-the-art supercomputers. The joint collaboration of Oak Ridge, Argonne, and Lawrence Livermore (CORAL) was established in early … Read more…

Italian Supercomputer Sets World Record for Energy Efficiency

Italian Supercomputer Sets World Record for Energy Efficiency

Italy’s Eurora supercomputer (pictured), which uses Nvidia Tesla GPU accelerators based on Nvidia Kepler, has set a new record for data center energy efficiency, according to Nvidia.

The Eurora supercomputer, built by Eurotech and deployed at the Cineca facility in Bologna, Italy, reached 3,150 megaflops per watt of sustained performance, Nvidia says. This is 26 percent higher than the top system on the most recent Green500 list of the world’s most efficient supercomputers.

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