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HPC

The HPC infrastructure
  • MARCONI: It is the Tier-0 system that replaced FERMI in July 2016. It is based on the LENOVO NeXtScale platform and the next generation of the Intel Xeon Phi product family.
    Marconi is classified in Top500 list among the most powerful supercomputer: Marconi rank 19 in November 2018.
  • GALILEO:GALILEO: It has been renewed in March 2018 with Intel Xeon E5-2697 v4 (Broadwell) nodes, available for italian research community. 
  • PICO: It is a BigData infrastructure acquired in November 2014, devoted to "Big Analytics". It is named after the Italian Renaissance philosopher famous for his amazing memory.
  • D.A.V.I.D.E.: (Development of an Added Value Infrastructure Designed in Europe)  It is  the energy-aware, High Performance Cluster, based on OpenPOWER8 servers and NVIDIA Tesla P100 data center GPUs.  It entered the Top500 and Green500 lists in June 2017, and entered into production  in January 2018.

more information about the supercomputers available to the international research ecosystem, and how to access the resources can be found on Cineca's HPC website