Primeur magazine

Edition: flash - Issue: 2020-09-18

Focus on Europe

The European Commission has proposed a new Regulation for the European High Performance Computing Joint Undertaking (EuroHPC JU) to maintain and advance Europe's role in supercomputing and quantum computing. It will support research and innovation activities for new supercomputing technologies, systems and products, as well as foster the necessary skills to use the infrastructure and form the basis for a world-class ecosystem in Europe. The proposal would enable an investment of 8 billion euro in the next generation of supercomputers - a substantially larger budget compared to the current one of about 1,5 billion euro. Read further...