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LLNL Computing’s groundbreaking research and development activities, innovative technologies, and world-class staff are often featured in various media outlets. For more information on computing at LLNL, please explore the resources below.



Scaling Up Energy Innovation Through Advanced Computing

Tuesday, June 18, 2013
A pilot program pairs energy companies with Laboratory researchers and resources to demonstrate the benefits of supercomputing.

Together, Great Minds and Advanced Computing Boost Innovation

Tuesday, June 18, 2013
LLNL’s Computation Associate Director Dona Crawford describes how HPC shrinks the time and cost to design, develop, and deploy new products.
software developers work in a group

ShipIt Day Events Highlighted in LLNL’s Magazine

Saturday, June 1, 2013
Computation employees engage in friendly competition to develop, test, and present new software products during LLNL’s ShipIt (a.k.a. hackathon) events.

New Techniques Behind DOE's Plan for Exascale Computing

Tuesday, May 7, 2013
The Department of Energy recognizes that overcoming the next great hurdle in supercomputing power will require some new thinking and new architecture.

RPI, Livermore Lab Shatter Supercomputer Mark

Monday, May 6, 2013
LLNL’s Sequoia supercomputer was used in an experiment that shattered the previous record for supercomputer simulation speed.

Sequoia Supercomputer Breaks Simulation Speed Record, 41 Times Over

Tuesday, April 30, 2013
LLNL and Rensselaer researchers used planet-scale calculations to set a simulation speed record of 504 billion events per second.

George Michael Fellowship Helps HPC Community Thrive

Friday, April 26, 2013
For doctoral candidates in supercomputing, the George Michael Fellowship offers a rapid plug-in to the global network of leading HPC organizations.

Record Simulations Conducted on Lawrence Livermore Supercomputer

Wednesday, March 13, 2013
In the largest-ever particle-in-cell code simulations, LLNL scientists could follow the simultaneous evolution of trillions of individual particles.

Production-Ready ZFS Offers Cosmic-Scale Storage for Linux

Sunday, March 3, 2013
The maintainers of the native Linux port of the ZFS high-reliability file system have announced that the system is officially ready for production use.

Lab Plays Key Role in Richard Tapia Diversity in Computing Conference

Wednesday, February 27, 2013
With strong support from LLNL, the Richard Tapia Diversity in Computing Conference concluded its largest and most diverse meeting yet.