HQ of 1 of 8 supercomputers will be in Czech city of Ostrava

Published: 10.06.2019 Related countries:  Czech Republic Czech Republic

Czech city of Ostrava will serve as headquarters for one of the first European supercomputers.

A total of eight European cities were selected by EuroHPC (the European High-Performance Computing Joint Undertaking). Along with Ostrava, supercomputers will be situated in Barcelona (Spain), Bissen (Luxembourg), Bologna (Italy), Kajaani (Finland), Maribor (Slovenia), Minho (Portugal), and Sofia (Bulgaria). The joint undertaking involves 28 EU member states, 19 of which will be part of consortia operating supercomputer centers. The budget for the centers totals EUR 840m.

Source: ČIA NEWS, June 10th, 2019

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