New Building: World's most powerful mobile crane in Lugano
December 2, 2010
Construction of the new CSCS building proceeds at fast pace. The shell is almost complete, the roof being built these days.
SC10: Honorable Mention for Special Achievements for CSCS Director
November 19, 2010
CSCS Director Thomas Schulthess and his coworkers received honorable mention for special achievements in scalability.
SC10: Cray's Gemini Interconnect Wins HPCwire Editors' Choice Award
November 18, 2010
At the 2010 Supercomputing Conference in New Orleans, LA, Cray announced that the Company's new Gemini interconnect delivered for the first time worldwide at CSCS with the Cray XE6 Palu has been named "Best HPC Interconnect...
HPC Advisory Council Switzerland Workshop 2011
November 17, 2010
CSCS co-organizes the HPC Advisory Council Switzerland Workshop 2011. The workshop will focus on High-Performance Computing education, training (including hands-on) and overview of new developments.
Call for Proposals
September 16, 2010
Since May 2010 Production Project Proposals can be submitted at any time. The deadline for the next allocation period (April 1st, 2011) is December 1st, 2010.
HP2C: Interdisciplinary look inside the Earth’s interior
September 2, 2010
The Swiss platform for High-Performance and High-Productivity Computing (HP2C) is the world’s first and only project with the aim of developing optimized scientific simulations for high-performance computers.
First Cray XE6 Supercomputer installed at CSCS
July 28, 2010
CSCS, the Swiss National Supercomputing Centre, is pleased to announce the successful installation of an early-release version of the new Cray XE6 supercomputing architecture manufactured by Cray Inc.