A new computing system, named GALILEO, is available at Cineca. The new Italian Tier-1 system is devoted to scientific computing on the basis of national and European proposals. GALILEO is a IBM NeXtScale cluster accelerated with Intel Phis processors
This second edition of the Cineca HPC Report continues our commitment to offer data and information about our effort and impact in HPC on the scientific community and to share with all our stakeholders our vision and perspectives of development
Pico aims at responding to the ever-growing demand of services and capacities (storage, management, compute, and visualization) which are essential to address the challenge of "big data" problems, nowadays a key factor of many scientific disciplines
On January 24th Radio2 RAI (Ovunque 6) interviewed Giovanni Erbacci (Cineca contact point). He discussed the role of Cineca in "Human Brain Project", one of the most ambitious and innovative scientific projects of the European Community.
PRACE and EUDAT both understand that the digital era offers new challenges and opportunities, requiring high-end HPC and Data Services for European researchers. The 11th PRACE Call for Proposals for Project Access includes a pilot with EUDAT offering the possibility to couple EUDAT storage capacity to PRACE HPC resources.
PRACE will organize in 2015 again summer placements at CINECA or other HPC centres across Europe to late stage undergraduates and early stage postgraduate students.
Travel, accommodation and a stipend will be provided to all successful applicants.
Applications deadline: 8 March 2015.