PRACE Preparatory Access Call

Sigma2 invites all interested scientists, whose projects fit the criteria of the PRACE Preparatory Access Call, to submit their projects.

Call for e-infrastructure resources 2019.2

The deadline for applying for allocations for period 2019.2 is Sunday 25 August 2019 and the earliest project start is 1 October 2019.

Tidenes kraftigste norske superdatamaskin til forskere

Med en regnekraft tilsvarende over 34 000 laptoper vil Uninett Sigma2s nye superdatamaskin femdoble regnekapasiteten til norsk forskning.

Norway invests 40 million NOK in EuroHPC

As a participating country in the EuroHPC Joint Undertaking (JU), Norway has decided to join a funding initiative for a pre-exascale machine in a northern European consortium, lead by Finland.

NIRD and Fram prolonged downtime

In January, users of the national e-infrastructure resources unfortunately experienced prolonged downtime of the NIRD and Fram services.

6 million Euros to EOSC-Nordic

Sigma2 is very pleased to announce that the EOSC-Nordic proposal has been awarded funding from the European Commission.

Science Europe DMP guidelines included in easyDMP

The Science Europe DMP guidelines are now implemented in the easyDMP-service, offered by Sigma2.

E-infrastructure resources allocated to 2000 reseachers

The allocation period 2019.1 started 1 April. Almost 2000 researchers affiliated to nearly 400 research projects have been granted allocations on the national e-infrastructure resources

PRACEdays19: Call for Contributions and Posters

The EuroHPC Summit Week 2019 will take place from 13 May to 17 May 2019 in Poznań, Poland. PRACE will organise the sixth edition of its Scientific and Industrial Conference – PRACEdays19 – as part of the EuroHPC Summit Week 2019.

New supercomputer named Saga

Uninett Sigma2 invited our users to participate in the naming of the new supercomputer, previously known as C1. We received more than 400 different suggestions, and eventually Saga was named the winner.