VSC News Archive 2014

VSC-3 ranks 86 in the GREEN500

Vienna Scientific Cluster 3 (VSC-3) is ranked 86th in the November 2014 GREEN500 list... [more...]


VSC-3 ranks 85 in the TOP500

Vienna Scientific Cluster 3 (VSC-3) is ranked 85th in the November 2014 TOP500 list... [more...]


VSC-3: user test phase started

The user test phase on the Vienna Scientific Cluster 3 (VSC-3) has started... [more...]


VSC-1: power failure Freihaus, TU Wien, 2014-09-10

VSC-1 unavailable on Wednesday, 2014-09-10 from 1:45 p.m. till 3:00 p.m... [more...]


VSC-1: power failure Freihaus, TU Wien, 2014-09-06

VSC-1 unavailable from Saturday, 2014-09-06 02:15 a.m., till Monday, 2014-09-08 04:00 p.m... [more...]


VSC School projects awarded

The VSC School is part of the VSC Research Center, initiated in the framework of the program 'Hochschulraum-Strukturmittel', that -as one of its primary objectives- aims at the development of new and improved computer codes and comprises funding of PhD or PostDoc positions directly at the user groups... [more...]


Bundesminister Reinhold Mitterlehner visits VSC-3

Several universities have come together to construct Austria’s most powerful supercomputer, Vienna Scientific Cluster 3 (VSC-3)... [more...]


VSC Brochure 2014 available

High Performance Computing in Österreich: Der Vienna Scientific Cluster (german)

Numerische Simulationen sind heute neben Theorie und Experiment ein integraler Bestandteil moderner Wissenschaften. Sie ermöglichen es in vielen Fällen erst, theoretische Vorhersagen mit experimentellen Resultaten zu vergleichen... Die vorliegende Broschüre gibt einen Eindruck vom Einsatz der Rechner in einem enorm breiten Bereich von verschiedenartigen Wissenschaftsdisziplinen... [more...]

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Earth Observation Data Centre for Water Resources Monitoring (EODC) established

Data centre for satellite data collected by ESA's Sentinel mission will be set up close to VSC... [more...]


VSC user workshop in Neusiedl am See, February 24-25, 2014

The focus of the workshop will be the new VSC-3 system, addressing issues of current and future users of the VSC, and the introduction of the VSC Research Center... [more...]


VSC-3 contract awarded

VSC consortium places order for VSC-3 with ClusterVision... [more...]