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Telethon and Cineca: together to exploit the research
24 September 2015

Cineca and Fondazione Telethon signed a collaboration agreement that will provide Telethon researchers with highly advanced high performance computing (HPC) infrastructure, storage facilities, data management services and analysis tools for the next three years.

Global Benchmarking for IT paper released
25 August 2015

The Coalition of Higher Education Information Technology Associations (CHEITA) Benchmarking Working Group, to which Cineca partecipated, published its first paper on international benchmarking – ‘Benchmarking IT – A Global Approach’. The paper is available for download.

23 July 2015

The 11th PRACE Regular Call for Proposals yielded 107 eligible proposals of which 18 were awarded for a total of more than 500 million core hours.

26 June 2015

OGS (National Institute of Oceanography and Experimental Geophysics) and CINECA drew up an agreement to implement a training program focussed on High Performance Computing (HPC) applications for Earth Sciences.

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PRACE – the Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe – celebrates this year its 5th anniversary.

HowTo access Cineca's HPC resources

ISCRA. Italian SuperComputing Resources Allocation; PRACE. Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe; LISA Interdisciplinary Laboratory for Advanced Simulation.

PRACE-3IP PCP Completes Successful Bidding Stage

The bidding stage of the PRACE-3IP PCP yielded 5 successful bids from around Europe.

Eni turns on one of the largest and energy efficient HPC System for Industrial Oil and Gas activities

Eni turns on one of the largest and energy efficient High Performance Computing System for Industrial Oil and Gas activities. The system is managed by Cineca under the Eni-Cineca framework contract.