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PRACE is very pleased to announce that, following the seventh call for applications to SHAPE, three more SMEs will be able to start working with PRACE to gain access to HPC expertise and resources, expand their HPC experience and ultimately enhance their business.
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The Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) is pleased to announce that the first MareNostrum hackathon will be held from 22 to 24th October 2018 at the Sala Agora, UPC Campus, Barcelona (Spain). You can form teams of minimum 2 to maximum 4 developers. The application period is open until 15th September 2018. Participation is free of […]
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A team of the University of Bodeaux 1 within IMB (Institut de Mathématiques) and Joint Inria, and IHU LIRYC (L’Institut Hospitalo-Universitaire de Rythmologie et modélisation Cardiaue de Bordeaux) used for their project CAMEL – CArdiac MechanoELectrics GENCI resources as well as the PRACE HPC Research Infrastructure. The project was awarded with 13 million core hours […]
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BSC has a new cluster with the most advanced technology using Power9 processors and NVIDIA V100 GPUS, the technical characteristics are the following: 54 nodes, each of them: 2 x IBM Power9 8335-GTG @ 2.0GHz (20 cores and 4 threads/core) 512GB of main memory distributed in 16 dimms x 32GB @ 2666MHz 2 x SSD […]
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PRACE offered a diverse programme to the visitors of the PRACE booth at the ISC 2018 exhibition. This programme included mini-presentations such as an overview of PRACE industrial access and a presentation of the DEEP project in which several PRACE Members are involved. For the second time, PRACE was one of the sponsors of the […]
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In the context of the PRACE-3IP Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP) project, Maxeler ported a set of scientific computing applications to its FPGA-accelerated architecture and deployed a pilot system at Jülich Supercomputing Centre. Developers of numerical applications with general interest in exploring the use of FPGAs for accelerating applications are invited to participate in this training event. […]
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PRACE is delighted to announce that Austria has joined the Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE) and will be the 26th Member. “The PRACE Council is very pleased to welcome Austria as member of PRACE and is looking forward to a fruitful collaboration. By joining PRACE, Austria gives a strong signal that it supports […]
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When it comes to developing innovative supercomputer architectures, Europe is about to take the lead. A striking example of this is the new supercomputer that is due to start user operation at the Jülich Supercomputing Centre (JSC) in the next few days. JUWELS is a milestone on the road to a new generation of ultraflexible […]
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We are pleased to announce EuroHack18, a hackathon devoted to porting scientific applications to GPUs as well optimizing existing GPU-enabled codes. EuroHack18 will take place in Lugano, Oct. 1-5, 2018. We invite teams of 2-4 members to propose an application to be ported to or optimized on GPU. Successful teams will be joined by two […]
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Serge Bogaerts, PRACE Managing Director opened with a Welcome talk the PRACE booth at ISC2018 on Monday 25 June 2018. Please see the pictures of the first exhibition day: On Tuesday 26 June different Mini-Presentations were held at the PRACE booth. In the afternoon the PRACE PCP Reception took place. PRACE completed the process for […]
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At the 30th PRACE Council Meeting, held at Schiphol, Amsterdam on 18 June 2018, a regular change in the PRACE governance took place, with hand-over of two leadership roles to newly elected incumbents.
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Nominations are solicited for the Seymour Cray, Sidney Fernbach & Ken Kennedy Awards presented at SC18 in Dallas, TX. November 2018. IEEE Computer Society Seymour Cray Computer Engineering Award – A crystal memento, illuminated certificate, and $10,000 honorarium are awarded to recognize innovative contributions to high performance computing systems that best exemplify the creative spirit demonstrated by Seymour […]
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A dynamic PRACE Scientific and Industrial Conference (PRACEdays) was again part of the European HPC Summit Week (EHPCSW) which took place from 28 May to 1 June 2018 at the Faculty of Law, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. The conference week was packed with fascinating keynote speakers from academia, industry, and government. The European HPC Summit […]
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HPCwire published an inspiring interview with Prof Xiaoxiang Zhu who works for the German Aerospace Center (DLR) and Technical University of Munich (TUM). She was awarded the 2018 PRACE Ada Lovelace Award for HPC for her outstanding contributions in the field of high performance computing (HPC) in Europe. Please read the entire interview here: https://www.hpcwire.com/2018/06/13/xiaoxiang-zhu-receives-the-2018-prace-ada-lovelace-award-for-hpc/
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The Pawsey Supercomputing Centre and the Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE), yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to promote the use of supercomputers to the progress of scientific and technological outcomes, and to stimulate the industry sector both in Australia and Europe.
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eInfraCentral is a Coordination and Support Action funded under the EU Horizon 2020 framework programme’s INFRASUPP-03-2016 call. Running from January 2017 to mid-2019, eInfraCentral’s mission is to ensure that by 2020 a broader and more varied set of users (including industry) benefits from European e-Infrastructures. This is done via the creation of a common service […]
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The online version of the Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE) Annual Report 2017 is now available. It highlights 8 success stories on a variety of research projects undertaken in Europe with the support of PRACE’s supercomputers. The paper version will be available at PRACEdays18, which will be held from 29 to 31 May 2018 in Ljubljana (Slovenia), for the third time under the umbrella of the European HPC Summit Week.
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The European Commission (INEA) announces the opening of the 2018 CEF Telecom Call on Public Data and the recruitment of new experts in Public Open Data and HPC. Deadline for proposals: 15 November 2018 Virtual Info Day: 17 May 2018 from 10:00 to 13:00 The 2018-5 CEF Telecom Call for proposals on Public Open […]
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The Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe – PRACE aisbl is looking to hire one Peer-review Officer to join its Brussels secretariat. The PRACE office is located in Rue du Trône 98, 1050 Brussels. In order to apply for this position, please send an e-mail to email@example.com with your CV and a cover letter by Tuesday 22 May 2018, 12:00 (noon) Brussels time. PRACE regrets that we are not able to acknowledge all applications received. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and invited for interview. Interviews will be held in the first half of June 2018.
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The 16th PRACE Call for Proposals yielded 66 eligible proposals of which 44 were awarded a total of 1.46 thousand million core hours. This brings the total number of projects awarded by PRACE to 610. Taking into account the 8 multi-year projects from the 12th and 14th Calls that were renewed and the 10 million core hours reserved for Centres of Excellence, the total amount of computing time awarded by PRACE to date is nearly 17.6 thousand million core hours.
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