HPE wins $2B NSA high performance computing contract


Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has been awarded a $2 billion contract, that will be leveraged over a 10-year period, with the National Security Agency (NSA).

Under the terms of the contract, HPE will be delivering high performance computing (HPC) technology as a service through its GreenLake platform, HPE said in a statement.

The new service includes a combination of Apollo systems and ProLiant servers. HPE will build and manage the complete solution that will be hosted at a QTS data center, according to the company.

The new service will go into use starting in 2022.