Oak ridge national laboratory

U.S. Department of Energy and HPE to provide Oak Ridge National Laboratory lab with its first exascale supercomputer for 2021 deployment.

FRONTIER

Oak Ridge National Laboratory explores fundamental scientific challenges in energy and security ― and delivers transformative solutions to them. Their work may start in the theoretical but it ends in the marketplace in the products and services that make our world safer, cleaner, and healthier.

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Cray, AMD to Extend DOE’s Exascale Frontier

Cray and AMD are coming back to Oak Ridge National Laboratory to partner on the world’s largest and most expensive supercomputer.

What’s happening

Cray, AMD to Extend DOE’s Exascale Frontier

Cray and AMD are coming back to Oak Ridge National Laboratory to partner on the world’s largest and most expensive supercomputer.

Meet frontier

Oak Ridge National Lab’s new supercomputer for the exascale era.

  • 1000
    How big is a quintillion

    It's a billion billion equal to the width of the Milky Way Galaxy in kilometers 1

  • 100,000
    HD movies in one second

    The network bandwidth is 2,800,000X greater than the top home internet connection. 2

  • 2
    Basketball courts

    Frontier will cover over 7,300 square feet

America’s exascale future

Exascale is the next level of computing performance solving calculations five times faster than today’s top supercomputers.

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Frontier: Direction of Discovery

Scheduled for delivery in 2021, Frontier will accelerate innovation in science and technology and maintain US leadership in high-performance computing and artificial intelligence.