National Competence Centre for HPC in the Czech Republic and the Quantum Computing Laboratory at IT4Innovation have prepared a series of five advanced quantum computing seminars that will be held throughout 2024. Lecturers will teach the theoretical foundations and practical implementation of qua...

Yesterday, the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) inaugurated the MareNostrum 5, a new supercomputer that is considered one of the most complete and versatile machines in the world. It is also the only supercomputer with two systems on the list of the 20 most powerful supercomputers globally...

HPC Serbia, EuroCC2’s National Competence Center (NCC) for High-Performance Computing (HPC), relies on the experiences of our colleagues from other NCCs to build the center that promotes and supports the usage of HPC in academia, industry, and the public sector. CSC - IT Center for Science, a me...

Last week, representatives from Hewlett Packard Enterprise in Serbia, Mirjana Ivčević and Đorđe Ristić, visited HPC Serbia at the Institute of Physics Belgrade. During the visit, we presented the aims and objectives of the EuroCC2 project, as well as other HPC-related projects established by Eu...

The 62nd edition of the TOP500 list was released on 13 November 2023. The TOP500 project ranks and provides details of the 500 most powerful non-distributed computer systems globally. The project was initiated back in 1993 and updates the list of supercomputers twice a year, in June and November...

The second round of FF4EuroHPC success stories has been officially published. These stories are the outcome of experiments that started in February 2022 and concluded in May 2023, resulting in the creation of 26 innovative success stories. The stories showcase the benefits and impact that HPC, AI,...

We attended the two-day HPC Industry Summit in Berlin last week, which was organized jointly by FF4EuroHPC and EuroCC 2. Both of these related projects are coordinated by the High-Performance Computing Center Stuttgart (HLRS) which was our host. During the event, our colleagues from the FF4E...

We have successfully completed the tendering process for the fifth upgrade of the PARADOX cluster during this summer. This upgrade has been made possible by the SCLoTHiFi ERC grant awarded to Dr. Jakša Vučičević from the Scientific Computing Laboratory of the Institute of Physics Belgrade (I...

Last month, we worked together with the German Organization for International Cooperation (GIZ) in Serbia to upgrade the UPS system of the PARADOX cluster. This was made possible through GIZ's program for workplace equipment subsidies for returning experts. Dr. Sonja Predin applied for this gran...

On Monday this week, we had a pleasant online discussion with our colleagues from the Institute of Information and Communication Technologies (IICT), a partner in the National Competence Center in Bulgaria. We have collaborated on various ICT-related projects over the last two decades. Nowadays,...

We attended the training workshop for EOSC Future in North Macedonia last week. The workshop took place in the scenic resort town of Ohrid, situated on the shores of Lake Ohrid. Around 100 Western Balkans and Ukraine participants discussed EOSC-related topics at the 3-day event. The sessions were...

The European High-Performance Computing Joint Undertaking (EuroHPC JU) launched a call to support the Competitiveness and Innovation Potential of SMEs. The submission deadline for the call is 7 November 2023, 17:00 (CET).

The objective of this call (DIGITAL-EUROHPC-JU-2023-SME-01) is to empo...

Our September calendar is packed with HPC (High-Performance Computing) online trainings and workshops. Check the schedule and register early to secure your spot:

https://www.hpc.rs/events/calendar

LUMI is the fastest supercomputer in Europe and the third fastest globally, according to the Top500 list published in June 2023. It is situated on the premises of a former paper mill in Kajaani, Finland. Placing the machine on the grounds of a former paper mill significantly reduced the carbon...

The European High Performance Computing Joint Undertaking (EuroHPC JU) project Inno4scale has issued a call for proposals for innovation studies relating to algorithms for exascale computing. The deadline for submissions is on 28 September 2023. The Inno4scale project will be hosting webinar...

In the near future, we plan to publish a series of blog posts regarding the European Centers of Excellence (CoE) for High-Performance Computing (HPC) Applications. CoEs encourage the utilization of upcoming exascale and extreme performance computing capabilities, as well as enhancing the scaling per...

HPC Serbia, EuroCC2’s National Competence Center (NCC) for High-Performance Computing (HPC), is the newest member of the network of HPC NCCs within the EuroCC2 project. In our efforts to build a center that promotes and supports the usage of HPC in academia, industry, and the public sector, we rel...

EuroHPC Joint Undertaking recently signed agreements with six European sites to host and operate quantum computers. These computers will enable European users to experiment with various quantum technologies alongside top supercomputers.

The six new EuroHPC quantum computers will be integrated int...

Today (on 30 June 2023), Mihailo Jovanović, the Minister of Information and Telecommunications for the Government of the Republic of Serbia, signed an agreement for Serbia's participation in the Digital Europe program. Following the signatures and upon the completion of the related ratification...

The European master for High-Performance Computing application deadline is on 15 July 2023, but there is still sufficient time to apply. Serbia has recently become a member of the EuroHPC consortium, and therefore we are not currently listed as one of the eligible countries. However, it has be...

The European High Performance Computing Joint Undertaking (EuroHPC JU) and the Swedish Presidency of the Council of the EU jointly announced that Linköping University in Sweden has been chosen to host Arrhenius, the upcoming mid-range supercomputer.

Arrhenius will be a high-performance compute...

We are pleased to inform you that the materials from the recent EuroCC2 workshops are now available for access. This includes the slides and videos from the Developing HPC Applications with AMD GPUs workshop held from 2 May to 5 May 2023, and the SambaNova systems AI platform webinar held on 22...

You can now access the first EuroCC2 success stories booklet. Successful experiments have been conducted using the EuroHPC Joint Undertaking supercomputers. Each experiment presented unique challenges, solutions, and business impacts and benefits.

We hope you enjoy your reading experience.

Data Science Conference (DSC) is one of the leading franchises dedicated to data science and artificial intelligence (AI) worldwide. It is the place where you can find both professional academy representatives and decision-makers. The program content is tailored in such a way to fit the various nee...

The exclusive IBM partner event - ReCognize - took place today, 6 June 2023, at the Hilton hotel in Belgrade. This was a unique opportunity to explore the latest developments and trends in the industry, including artificial intelligence, quantum computing, cloud computing, and more. The event pr...

EuroCC2 is introducing a new series of events called the Industrial Code of the Month. The purpose of these events is to showcase industry-relevant high-performance computing(HPC), high-performance data analytics (HPDA), and artificial intelligence (AI) codes maintained by the Centers of Excell...

The second phase of EuroCC has started, with the project commencing on 1 January 2023. The kick-off meeting took place at the Filderhalle in Leinfelden-Echterdingen, near Stuttgart, from 7 to 9 February 2023. With the start of a new three-year grant, the EuroHPC Joint Undertaking (EuroHPC JU) h...