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
All the researchers of the Universities and Research Centers based in Lombardy are invited to submit scientific projects in order to receive High Performance Resources and specialized support.
The proposals are eligible from any scientific discipline.
Calls will be opened before the end of 2015.
The 12th Call for Proposal for Project Access will be open from today until 11 November 2015, 12:00 (noon) CET.
Proposals can be based on a 12-months schedule, or, for Multi-year Projects, on a 24- or 36-months schedule.
The 12th Call will offer resources on FERMI (CINECA) and MareNostrum (BSC).
Allocation start date of awarded proposals: 14 March 2016
From 29 to 30 September 2015, Rome will be the venue of a joint HPC workshop organised by the project EXDCI. For the first time PRACE, ETP4HPC, the Centres of Excellence (CoE) and the FETHPC projects come together in a single event, to understand the working of and create a basis for the co-ordination of the entire European HPC ecosystem.