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NASA Triples Discover Supercomputer Capacity for Earth Science

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The NASA Center for Climate Simulation (NCCS) is boosting supercomputer capacity to over 3 Petaflops to meet the exploding demands of NASA’s Earth science modeling efforts.

Video: Defending the Planet with Lustre

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“Pleiades, one of the world’s most powerful supercomputers, represents NASA’s state-of-the-art technology for meeting the agency’s supercomputing requirements, enabling NASA scientists and engineers to conduct modeling and simulation for NASA missions. Powered by Lustre, this distributed-memory SGI ICE cluster is connected with InfiniBand in a dual-plane hypercube technology.”

Remarkable NASA Simulations Show C02 Migration

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NASA Goddard has posted some remarkable simulations that offer a stunning new look at how carbon dioxide in the atmosphere travels around the globe.

NASA Boosts Pleiades to 4.49 Petaflops

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Today NASA announced a 1 Petaflop upgrade to Pleiades, the agency’s flagship supercomputer.

Video: HPC as Key Technology for NASA

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In this video the Teratec Forum, Rupak Biswas from NASA describes how modeling and simulation using supercomputers is critical to the agency’s mission.

Video: Supercomputing – A Ground Based Instrument for Exploration

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In this video from the Mellanox event at SC13, Bob Ciotti, Supercomputing Systems Lead Systems Architect at the NASA Advanced Supercomputing Division presents: Supercomputing: A Ground Based Instrument for Exploration.