TACC announces that the Lonestar 5 supercomputer is in full production and is ready to contribute to advancing science across the state of Texas. Managed by TACC, the center’s second petaflop system is primed to be a leading computing resource for the engineering and science research community.
Published on November 17, 2015 by Faith Singer-Villalobos
TACC is seeking applications from research teams wishing to participate in the Early Science Program for the “Knight’s Landing” (KNL) upgrade of Stampede to the second generation of the Intel® Xeon Phi™ processor.
Published on August 11, 2015 by Faith Singer-Villalobos
Partnering with the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), which acts as a Japanese government agency, The University of Texas at Austin will begin using alternative energy sources to power some of its high-performance computers.
Published on July 28, 2015 by Faith Singer-Villalobos
To help investigate and develop a promising cloud computing future, the Computation Institute at the University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory and TACC today announced that Chameleon is in full production for researchers across the country.
Published on July 13, 2015 by Faith Singer-Villalobos
TACC is keeping the Lonestar supercomputer legacy alive and well. The center today announces Lonestar5, the second petaflop system deployed at TACC at The University of Texas at Austin’s J.J. Pickle Research Campus.
Published on April 22, 2015 by Faith Singer-Villalobos
TACC, Indiana University, and the University of Chicago today announced that Wrangler, a groundbreaking data analysis and management system, is now in early operations for the open science community. Early users talk about first experiences with innovative new computing resource.
Published on April 20, 2015 by Faith Singer-Villalobos
As the current Ebola outbreak wanes, scientists have to make the most of every opportunity to prepare for future outbreaks. One such opportunity involves the identification of a safe and effective Ebola vaccine. Learn how TACC's Lonestar4 has aided researchers in modelling which types of clinical trials will provide the best information.
Published on March 27, 2015 by Faith Singer-Villalobos
TACC this week hosted the National Data Service (NDS) Consortium’s third meeting, which included the first tutorial session introducing the capabilities of the NDS Labs facility. About 50 people including leaders from many national data repositories, data aggregators, community-specific data federations, publishers, data researchers, and cyberinfrastructure providers participated.
Published on December 8, 2014 by Faith Singer-Villalobos
As part of Computer Science Education Week (December 8-14), the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) announces CODE @ TACC, a new summer program designed to prepare high school juniors and seniors for STEM careers by teaching the principles of high performance computing through a life sciences lens.
Team Texas won first place in the 9th annual Student Cluster Competition at this year’s Supercomputing Conference (SC14) in New Orleans. The team is coached by staff of the Texas Advanced Computing Center at The University of Texas at Austin.
Published on November 24, 2014 by Faith Singer-Villalobos
The National Science Foundation today announced "Jetstream," a new self-service cloud to increase participation in advanced computing for researchers who need flexible, reproducible, powerful and easy-to-use computing.