May 2019

The Mistral supercomputer, installed in 2016 at the German Climate Computing Center (DKRZ, or Deutsches Klimarechenzentrum) in Hamburg, Germany. Photo: DataCenter Knowledge

The world’s most powerful supercomputer

On Tuesday, May 7, it was announced that the U.S. Department of Energy had contracted with Cray to build Frontier at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Frontier will be the world's most powerful supercomputer by 2021, exceeding a...