Accelerator nodes in future HPC systems

Late 2015 UNINETT Sigma2 launched a strategic project to investigate the stellar atmosphere simulation code Bifrost on manycore architectures. A white paper documenting the results will be available.

2017 MolSSI Software Fellowships

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Scheduled downtime on

Between 21st of November and 25th of November, the Vilje supercomputer will be partially shut down for software upgrades, security updates and general maintenance.

Sigma2 HPC training seminar

30 November - 1 December UNINETT Sigma2 will conduct a two-day training seminar on program development for HPC, in Trondheim.

Introduction of user contribution model

Sigma2 is currently working on a proposal for a contribution model for funding of the national e-infrastructure.

DECI-14 Tier-1 call is open

Call for proposals for HPC Compute Resources from DECI-14 Tier-1 is now open. The deadline for submission of proposals is 21. November at 17:00.

Norway continues participation in PRACE 2

UNINETT Sigma2, has on behalf of Norway, decided to continue in Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE).

Contract signed for new HPC system

UNINETT Sigma2 AS has signed a contract with SERIT IT Partner with LENOVO as a supplier, to acquire a new high performance computer (HPC).

Sigma2 HPC training seminar

UNINETT Sigma2 will conduct a two-day training seminar on program development for HPC in Oslo 6 - 7 September.

Call for e-infrastructure resources

The deadline for applying for allocations for period 2016.2 is 26. August 2016. The earliest project start is 1 October 2016.