US energy dept awards $425m for supercomputers

The US Department of Energy (DOE) said it is investing $425 million (£271.3m) for research into computing technologies and developing “supercomputers”. Around $325 million (£207.5m) has been awarded to build computers that will be five to seven times more powerful compared to today’s fastest systems in the US. The remaining $100 million (£63.8m) will be […]