Primeur magazine

Edition: flash - Issue: 2017-07-02

Focus on Europe

The European Union's Future and Emerging Technology programme has published an overview of research in this area done in Europe. It includes HPC - such as the DEEP-ER, and Mont-Blanc projects, and about EuroHPC. The Human Brain project and the probable new FET Flagship on Quantum technology are also described. Read further...
The Research Council of Norway (RCN) has allocated NOK 1 billion (about 100 million euro) in funding to research facilities, laboratories, equipment and databases. Nineteen projects out of 92 applications have been approved and have now entered negiotations. One of the projects approved is the HPC project "Experimental Infrastructure for Exploration of Exascale Computing", led by the Simula Research Laboratory. Also Norwegian industry, companies like Dolphin and Numascale, are involved. Read further...