Jim Rogers II

Jim H Rogers II

Director, Computing and Facilities

Jim Rogers is the Computing and Facilities Director for the National Center for Computational Science at the Oak Ridge National Lab

Mr. Rogers has thirty years of experience in high-performance computing (HPC) and has provided strategic planning, technology insertion, and integration support for multiple computing centers, including the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF), the U.S. Air Force, NOAA's National Climate Computing Research Center (NCRC), U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC), the Aeronautical Systems Center, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Ames Research Center, the Defense Intelligence Agency, and the Alabama Supercomputer Center. 

He has primary responsibility for the strategy, acquisition, delivery, integration, and transition to production for high performance computing, storage, networking, and analysis systems as well as the physical facilities that house these systems. He manages recurring operational activities for both the NCCS systems and the supporting facility/infrastructure . These activities extend across multiple Federal customers.