• Featured Image The BSC Human Resources Service announces job offers

    The BSC Human Resources Service announces the following open job positions: Intertwine Mercurium developer, Area: Computer Sciences Deadline: Thursday, 24 December, 2015 More details can be found here >>. Software development in Big Data: Cancer and Bioinformatics, Area: Life Sciences Deadline:  Thursday, 24 December, 2015 More details can be found here >>. Backend Engineer (senior), Area: Computer Sciences Deadline: Sunday, 20 […]

  • The PRACE User forum organises Minisymposium 502 at the ECCOMAS 2016 conference

    The next general eccomas conference will be held from the 5 to 10 June 2016 in Crete.  Within this conference, the PRACE user forum organizes minisymposium MS502. The deadline for the submission of abstracts is currently December 31st. http://www.eccomas2016.org/ MS502 focuses on high-end supercomputing for computational mechanics, with a particular focus but not limited to […]

  • Featured Image PRACE@SC15

    There was a lot of activity at PRACE’s booth (#247) during SC15 on 15-20 November in Austin, Texas. Our experts were on hand to speak about  PRACE activities, partners, training, projects and much, much more! Participants tested their  racing skills in our new car racing video game developed by IT4I and PRACE Summer of HPC students and won […]

  • Featured Image HPC System Hazel Hen of High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart Captures Position 8 on New TOP500 List

    The Gauss Centre for Supercomputing (GCS) latest HPC installation, the Cray XC40 system named Hazel Hen at HLRS (High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart), gave its debut on position 8 of the 46th edition of the TOP500 which lists the most powerful HPC systems world-wide. Hazel Hen to date is the strongest German representative in the world of supercomputing and the most powerful HPC system of PRACE (Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe), the Tier-0 infrastructure of the European HPC network.

  • Featured Image High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart Receives 2015 HPCwire Award for Best Use of HPC in Automotive

    GCS member centre High Performance Computing Center of the University of Stuttgart (HLRS), a PRACE hosting centre, has received top honours in the 2015 HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards, which were presented at the 2015 International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC15) in Austin, Texas. HLRS has been recognized as HPCwire Readers’ Choice in […]

  • Featured Image HPC Sysadmin at University of Cambridge

    An exciting opportunity for professionals in Europe is available at the University of Cambridge.

    It is a fixed-term position as HPC System Administrator with competitive salary and amazing working environment.


  • Featured Image PRACE Receives Honors in 2015 HPCwire Readers’ Choice Awards

    Each year these distinguished awards recognize the most outstanding individuals and organizations in the industry as voted for by the readers of HPCwire. This year the innovative European programme for industrial access to leading-edge HPC resources supported by PRACE – PRACE Open R&D – was awarded.

  • Featured Image PRACE Launches Third Call for Applications under SHAPE

    SHAPE (SME HPC Adoption Programme in Europe) is a pan-European programme supported by PRACE. The Programme aims to raise awareness and provide European SMEs with the expertise necessary to take advantage of the innovation possibilities created by High-Performance Computing (HPC), thus increasing their competitiveness. The programme allows SMEs to benefit from the expertise and knowledge developed within the top-class PRACE Research Infrastructure.