A supercomputer is, in fact, a universal research laboratory. Through entered algorithms, it allows users to model and simulate solutions to problems for a wide range of scientific disciplines. Examples include computer experiments concerning nuclear waste depositories, the optimization of different machinery such as automobiles and the simulation of effects of different drugs, including those intended for treating cancer. Supercomputers contribute to the development of different areas of science and many branches of industry. Supercomputing centres are mainly used for research and development that are highly dependent on demanding computer simulations and computations. Supercomputers make it possible to process a large quantity of data. They are often the only devices that can help solve a difficult scientific problem. Technically speaking, the word supercomputer is a general term used to describe high-performance computer, but recently it has also been used to describe a cluster, which is several computers combined.
PRACE Summer of HPC 2019 has launched
Late-stage undergraduate and masters students are invited to apply for the PRACE Summer of HPC […]
Invitation to lectures on Image Processing and Machine Learning by invited foreign specialists
We cordially invite you to lectures by invited foreign specialists Christian Dietz (KNIME) and Florian […]
We have achieved ISO 27001 certification
In December 2018, IT4Innovations National Supercomputing Center was awarded ISO 27001 certification (ISO/IEC 27001:2013, ČSN […]
New publication: IT4Innovations Digital Innovation Hub
New publication: IT4Innovations Digital Innovation Hub
Invitation to the course Developing efficient HPC applications for the latest CPU architectures with C++ and Fortran (14-15/01/2019)
When: Monday 14 January 2019, 9.30am – Tuesday 15 January 2019, 3.30pm Where: campus VŠB-TUO […]
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