Computational resources to be distributed:
35 925 000 core hours

Technical parameters of the cluster Salomon:
1,008 compute nodes and 129 terabytes (TB) of RAM. It will feature 864 Intel(r) Xeon Phi(tm) 7120 coprocessors cards with 52,704 cores and 13.8 TB of RAM.

Receipt of applications:
6 February 2015 to 3 April 2015

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:

Please submit the form via the web portal.

Date of announcement of results:
22 May 2015

The period to use computational resources obtained:
Expected to start on 1 June 2015 (the expected deadline for use is 29 January 2016). 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:
to be specified