Primeur magazine

Edition: flash - Issue: 2019-09-16

Focus on Europe

CSC, who is leading the EuroHPC LUMI consortium, has published four interviews summarised in an article "EuroHPC highlights Finnish know-how, increases Finnish research prospects and enables more expert resources for science and business innovations". The persons interviewed are Jyrki Katainen, Vice-President of the European Commission and Commissioner responsible for the EU's employment, growth, investments and competitiveness; Jaakko Hirvola, CEO of Technology Industries of Finland; Ilkka Niemelä, President of Aalto University; and Kimmo Koski, Managing Director of CSC. Read further...
The Bavarian Minister of Science and Education, Bernd Sibler, visited the LRZ supercomputer centre. LRZ director Dieter Kranzlmüller showed him the SuperMUC-NG and informed about the future with exascale and quantum computing. "Future digitalisation will be enabled by supercomputing", said Kranzlmüller. Read further...
CSC requests a tender for a building consulting service focusing on the technical project management of the EuroHPC LUMI data centre project. It includes coordinating the completion of the design and commissioning of the centre. Total tender value is 1,4 million euro. Read further...