The History of the Exascale Project and How Frontier Solves the Four Exascale Challenges

Al Geist, CTO of the Exascale Computing Project, and ORNL corporate fellow and CTO of the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) presented the opening discussion for ORNL’s Advanced Technologies Section (ATS) new webinar series (June 14, 2021).

Al Geist, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Geist gave an insightful recap of the history and milestones along the monumental journey to achieve exascale computing.

This article by Tiffany Trader at HPCwire gives a nice recap of Al’s discussion.

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