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    • MIT SuperCloud 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2015-05-08)
      The “big data” problem is pervasive across the DoD and is most commonly characterized by the three “Vs” of big data: volume, velocity, and variety. Now, increasingly, a fourth “V”, veracity (i.e., security), is becoming ...
    • Establishment of the Lincoln Laboratory Supercomputing Center 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2016-04-15)
      Lincoln Laboratory has been a world leader in interactive supercomputing since the 1950s. Recently, the Laboratory acknowledged the importance of the LLGrid world-class computing capability with the establishment of the ...
    • A Tiny Organism with a Big Data Problem 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2016-09-09)
      Prochlorococcus is the smallest and most abundant photosynthetic organism on earth. Despite its tiny size, it’s an organism of global importance. In recent decades, researchers have sequenced the organisms’ genomes. Advances ...
    • Expanding Air Traffic Controllers’ View of Offshore Weather 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2016-10-14)
      Researchers at the Laboratory, working with the Federal Aviation Administration, have designed the Offshore Precipitation Capability (OPC) to address the lack of airspace situational awareness for aircraft traversing oceanic ...
    • Laboratory’s Supercomputing System Ranked Most Powerful in New England 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2016-12-02)
      The new computing system, TX-Green, at the Lincoln Laboratory Supercomputing Center (LLSC) has been named the most powerful supercomputer in New England and the 3rd most powerful at a United States university on the TOP500 ...
    • Graph Processor Prototype 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2017-02-10)
      In order to achieve significantly better graph computation performance, an advanced multiprocessor architecture has been developed that is optimized for analysis of large databases.
    • Staff Release Open Source Software for BigDAWG Polystore System 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2017-04-14)
    • Enabling Massive Computation and Resiliency in the Internet-of-Things Era 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2017-06-16)
      The Internet of Things (IoT), an ever-growing network of physical devices connected to the Internet, brings a unique set of challenges to the Department of Defense (DoD). These challenges include the billions of connected ...
    • DataSToRM: Data Science and Technology Research Environment 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2018-02-09)
      By analyzing graphs using specialized algorithms, complex relationships and deeper insight can be extracted from the raw information. In the last several years, the Laboratory has developed the Graph Processor, which has ...
    • Winds Forecast Rapid Prototype 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2018-06-08)
      Wind causes significant problems for aviation, yet the Federal Aviation Administration has limited tools for forecasting its impact. MIT Lincoln Laboratory is developing technology to generate improved wind forecasts through ...
    • New Textbook Applies Mathematics to the Management of Big Data 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2018-08-10)
      Mathematics of Big Data is the first book to present the common mathematical foundations of big data analysis across a range of applications and technologies.
    • Lidar Scans Over the Carolinas Accelerate Hurricane Recovery 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2019-01-11)
      The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) called upon MIT Lincoln Laboratory to use its state-of-the-art light detection and ranging (lidar) system to image the destruction from hurricane Florence. A high-resolution ...
    • Supercomputers Can Spot Cyber Threats 

      McGovern, Anne (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2019-01-18)
      Lincoln Laboratory researchers have developed a technique to compress hours of internet traffic into a bundle that can be analyzed for suspicious behavior.
    • Creating Synthetic Radar Imagery Using Convolutional Neural Networks 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2019-02-15)
      Weather radar can track the location and intensity of storms and is useful for managing transportation around hazardous weather. Air traffic controllers, for example, rely on weather radar to track storms that could impact ...
    • Wilkinson Prize goes to developers of flexible Julia programming language 

      Ryan, Dorothy (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2019-03-12)
      Programmers developing applications for fields as diverse as astronomy, economics, artificial intelligence, energy optimization, and medicine often found themselves creating software with languages that offered slow ...
    • Record-breaking DNA comparisons drive fast forensics 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2019-06-17)
      DNA forensics is a powerful tool, yet it presents a computational scaling problem when it is improved and expanded for complex samples (those containing DNA from more than one individual) and kinship analysis. Laboratory ...
    • An algorithm with an eye for visibility helps pilots in Alaska 

      Foye, Kylie (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2019-06-17)
      In remote areas of Alaska, pilots check current or forecasted weather conditions before they fly, but a lack of automated weather observation stations throughout the Alaskan bush makes it hard to know exactly what to expect. ...
    • MIT and U.S. Air Force Sign Agreement to Launch AI Accelerator 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2019-07-12)
      MIT and the U.S. Air Force have signed an agreement to launch a new program designed to make fundamental advances in artificial intelligence that could improve Air Force operations while also addressing broader societal ...
    • The Laboratory’s New AI Supercomputer is the Most Powerful at any University 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2019-07-19)
      The new TX-GAIA computing system at the Lincoln Laboratory Supercomputing Center (LLSC) has been ranked as the most powerful artificial intelligence (AI) supercomputer at any university in the world. The ranking comes from ...
    • Video and Imagery Dataset to Drive Public Safety Capabilities 

      Unknown author (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 2019-08-23)
      Laboratory staff have been developing a computer vision dataset of operational and representative public safety scenarios. This dataset will enable technology development tailored to public safety scenarios, and includes ...