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The most powerful supercomputer in the world is coming to Chicago area

Jim Dallke
The most powerful supercomputer in the world is coming to Chicago area

Starting in 2021, the Chicagoland area will be home to the fastest supercomputer in the world. The U.S. Department of Energy is funding a $500 million project to build the world’s fastest supercomputer at Argonne National Laboratory. Argonne will work with chip maker Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) and computer company Cray (NASDAQ: CRAY) on the supercomputer, which will be named Aurora.