Tag: Supercomputing

Emerging Tech & Modernization, Tech

How the Government Expanded its Supercomputing Assets in 2021

December 29, 2021

Via: Nextgov

Supercomputers are built of heaps of processors and can perform billions and trillions of computations per second, with power far greater than what traditional computers offer. They enable the processing of massive amounts of data, new breakthroughs in artificial intelligence, […]

Cybersecurity, IT Policy, Tech

U.S. blacklists seven Chinese supercomputing entities citing national security concerns

April 8, 2021


WASHINGTON – The Commerce Department on Thursday added seven Chinese supercomputing entities to a U.S. economic blacklist citing national security concerns. The department added Tianjin Phytium Information Technology, Shanghai High-Performance Integrated Circuit Design Center, Sunway Microelectronics, the National Supercomputing Center […]


IBM, DOE Working Toward Data-Centric Supercomputing

August 7, 2015

Via: William Terdoslavich

IBM and the US Energy Department are working toward creating the next-generation of high-performance computing systems, which they call “data-centric supercomputing.” This has business and national security implementations. Read More