BonFIRE (Building service testbeds for Future Internet Research and Experimentation) will design, build and operate a multi-site cloud facility to support applications, services and systems research targeting the Internet of Services community within the Future Internet.
- Collaboration Support
The institute for High Performance Computing at the University of Stuttgart (HLRS) provides means and technologies for effective collaborative work.
Platform for optimizing the design and operation of modular configurable IT infrastructures and facilities with resourceefficient cooling.
A Collaborative and Distributed Software Environment for High-Performance Simulation and Visualization
CRESTA brings together four of Europe’s leading supercomputing centres, with one of the world’s major equipment vendors, two of Europe’s leading programming tools providers and six application and problem owners to explore how the exaflop challenge can be met.
DASH - Hierarchical Arrays for Effi cient and Productive Data-Intensive Exascale Computing DASH is a collaborative research project funded intially for 3 years by the German Research Foundation (DFG) as part of the priority programme „Software for Exascale Computing - SPPEXA“ (2013-2015)
ECO2Clouds (Experimental Awareness of CO2 in Federated Cloud Sourcing) will design and implement an energy aware deployment strategy for multi-site cloud facilities.
The movement towards heterogeneous multi-core architectures is a fundamental shift in the computer science landscape and in particular in the programming models.
FeTOL is a project funded by the German BMBF doing research into faulttolerance for applications on future HPC systems. Duration: 36 months, starting June 2011.
Each year, the HLRS organizes several workshops for scientific knowledge- exchange and training in programming on high performance systems.
The aim of HPC-Europa2 is to provide advanced computational services in an integrated way to European researchers working at the forefront of science.
The acronym „IB-ISEB“ stands for e Information systems for Structural monitoring and preservation management of bridges“ („Intelligente Brücken - Informationssystem zum Strukturmonitoring und Erhaltungsmanagement von Brücken“), which is a national project funded by the BAst (Federal Highway Research Institute), started in July 2012 and ends in June 2015, aiming at the provisioning of a framework to constantly monitor bridges and allow better preservation strategies.
JUNIPER (Java platform for hIgh PErformance and Real-time large scale data management) is an EU FP7-ICT project, started in December 2012, aiming to establish a development platform for new-generation datademanding applications.
OpenCOVER, the COVISE Virtual Environment Renderer is a flexible VR system that is tightly integrated into the COVISE visualization system. This allows several users to collaborate in immersive virtual environments to perform simulation analysis.
- OpenMP Validation Suite
The OpenMP validation suite is a collection of C and Fortran programs with OpenMP directives that were designed to validate the correctness of an OpenMP implementation.
- Modular design with component architecture
- Support of many network protocols
such as gm, mx, openib, udapl and tcp
Optimis is a cloud project that aims at optimizing cloud services by producing an architectural framework and a development toolkit that takes trust, risk, eco-efficiency, cost and legal issues into account.
Cloud computing is revolutionising the IT industry through its support for utility service-oriented Internet computing without the need for large capital outlays in hardware to deploy their services or the human expense to operate.
The ParaPhrase project aims to produce a new structured design and implementation process for heterogeneous parallel architectures, where developers exploit a variety of parallel programming patterns to develop component-based applications.
The 3D-Combustion Simulation Code RECOM-AIOLOS is a tailored simulation environment for the modeling of industrial furnaces and boilers. The code is developed in co-operation with IVD at the University of Stuttgart.
The main target of the new SIOX Project (Scalable I/O for Extreme Performance) is the development, the deployment and the application of a concept for I/O-analysis and I/O-optimization, mainly for HPC environments.
TEXT is an EC funded research project into new parallel programming models, in particular StarSs/SMPSs, aiming at scaling real-world applications to Exascale performance (level). Duration: 24 months, starting June 2010
The VIRVO system is part of the COVISE visualization and simulation environment, which was developed at the computing center of the University of Stuttgart. VIRVO is the volume rendering functionality of COVISE.
Visionair (VISION Advanced Infrastructure for Research) calls for the creation of a European infrastructure for high level visualisation facilities that are open to research communities across Europe.
- HLRS Workshop
Each year, the HLRS organizes several workshops for scientific knowledgeexchange and training in programming on high performance systems. The scientific workshops are dedicated to topics in state-of-the-art teraflop computing and scalable global parallel file systems.