Computational resources to be distributed:
4 750 000 core hours

Technical parameters of the small cluster:
200 computing nodes; each node is fitted with two eight-core processors with an x86-64 SandyBridge architecture, 64GB of RAM and 300GB of local disk capacity.

Receipt of applications:
8 August 2014 to 3 October 2014

Eligible applicants:
Employees of academic and research institutions other than IT4Innovations who have their registered offices or a branch in the Czech Republic (it means also employees of VSB – TUO, OU, SLU, UGN AV and VUT, who do not participate at the project IT4Innovations). Furthermore, persons and entities that have acquired and/or participate in implementing a research grant from the Czech Republic’s public resources. Citizenship does not affect applicants’ eligibility.

How to submit an application:
Applications will only be accepted in English. The application form is available here. Web portal for you to submit the form.

Date of announcement of results:
21 November 2014

The period to use computational resources obtained:
Expected to start on 30 November 2014 (the expected deadline for use is 31 July 2015). Applicants need to be aware that the time period for using any computational resources obtained may be changed (delayed).

Evaluation of applications:
Applicants will be notified of the competition results within 35 working days of the conclusion of the competition.

Notifications will be sent in electronic format to the e-mail address specified in the application.

Date of announcement of the next open access competition:
6 February 2015