• Continue strategic dedication to technological innovation by providing scientists and researchers with fast, reliable high performance computing platform
• Develop world-class reference platform to position Spain as a leader in supercomputing technology projects and support research at a global level
• Deployed 146 HP Integrity RX7460 servers powered by Intel Itanium processors 9000 series
• A total of 2,580 CPUs provides 19,000GB of memory and 16,000 Gigaflops of processing speed
• Open source platform allows use of Unix, Linux and Microsoft-based applications
The new platform increased the number of computation hours available by a factor of 10.
Even before the platform’s official launch, researchers in disciplines ranging from electromagnetism to climate change were completing complex projects with real-life applications.
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