Primeur magazine

Edition: flash - Issue: 2018-07-11

Industry news

Steve Conway from Hyperion Research provides a summary of the ISC 2018 HPC conference in Frankfurt, Germany on the ISC videochannel. Read further...

Focus on Europe

What better place to record a video clip than a supercomputer centre? Swimming pool as a background? Mountains? Grup Macedònia has been there and this time they wanted to do it differently. They dedicated a song to the research on the Mare Nostrum supercomputer, and went to the Barcelona Supercomputer Center for the videoclip recording. It is all about generating more interest for scientific research, especially with girls. Read further...
Starting today, Austria officially joined PRACE, the European supercomputing infrastructure. This has been announced by the Austrian Ministry of Research and Education. The PRACE membership allows Austrian researchers to access even bigger supercomputers than the ones currently available in Austria: The Vienna Scientific Cluster (VSC) and the MACH 2 supercomputing systems. Austria sees the PRACE membership as a step towards 2020 when EuroHPC will become operational. Read further...