Quick Facts
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg
Share SHARE

Cray Bags $174 Mln Supercomputer Contract From NNSA - Quick Facts

RELATED NEWS
Trade CRAY now with 

Cray Inc. (CRAY: Quote) said it has been awarded a $174 million deal to provide the National Nuclear Security Administration or NNSA with a next generation Cray XC supercomputer and a Cray Sonexion storage system.

The next-generation Cray XC supercomputer would provide the NNSA with a world-class supercomputing system to advance the mission for the agency's stockpile stewardship program. The system, named "Trinity" by the NNSA, is a joint effort between the New Mexico Alliance for Computing at Extreme Scale at the Los Alamos National Laboratory and Sandia National Laboratories as part of the NNSA Advanced Simulation and Computing Program.

The Trinity system would support all 3 of the NNSA national laboratories, including Los Alamos National Laboratory, Sandia National Laboratories and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. The NNSA's current supercomputer sited at Los Alamos is a Cray XE6™ system named "Cielo." The new Trinity system may deliver over 8 times greater applications performance than the Cielo system, the company added.

Click here to receive FREE breaking news email alerts for Cray Inc. and others in your portfolio

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
Toyota Motor Corp. (TM, TYT.L) Thursday announced 1.1 percent decline in worldwide production for October, as there was a sharp decline in production of passenger cars in Japan. Production outside Japan improved 2.3 percent. In a separate announcement, the Japanese automaker said it will recall more... Computer and printer maker Hewlett-Packard Co. said Tuesday after the markets closed that its fourth quarter profit fell 6% from last year, as revenue declined 2%. The company's quarterly earnings per share, excluding items, came in line with analysts' expectations, but its quarterly revenue fell short of analysts' forecast. This organic and natural products company has experienced strong compounded annual growth over the last four fiscal years with its net sales growing 25% and adjusted income from continuing operations over 30%.
comments powered by Disqus
FREE Newsletters, Analysis & Alerts

 

Stay informed with our FREE daily Newsletters and real-time breaking News Alerts. Sign up to receive the latest information on business news, health, technology, biotech, market analysis, currency trading and more.