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.
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.
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.
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.
Italian researchers and their institutions will benefit from access and integration with the ORCID registry, performed by Cineca
EUDAT invites pan-European or multi-national research communities and research infrastructures to test, integrate and/or further develop, in close collaboration with the EUDAT consortium, one or multiple components of the EUDAT service suite through concrete data collaboration pilots.
On June 5th in Florence will be held the Italian Info Day about Human Brain Project (HBP) Call for Expressions of Interest on Systems and Cognitive Neuroscience. HBP is one of the most ambitious and innovative scientific projects of the European Community.
The PRACE Scientific and Industrial Conference will be held as PRACEdays15 “Enable Science Foster Industry” in Dublin, Ireland from 26 to 28 May 2015.
The ANTAREX research project, coordinated by Cristina Silvano from Politecnico di Milano, wins a 3 million euro grant in the H2020 Future and Emerging Technologies programme on High Performance Computing. The project involves leading academic and industrial partners as well as CINECA.
The 2015 edition of the euroCRIS Membership Meeting will be held in Paris on May 11-12, hosted by the French Consortium AMUE.