20th Anniversary of HWW

01 December 2015
20th Anniversary of HWW

Apart from providing HPC resources and services to the scientific community, the High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart (HLRS) offers a variety of services to industry.The “Höchstleistungsrechner für Wissenschaft und Wirtschaft GmbH“ (HWW) was founded in 1995 as a public private partnership. Founding members are Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, debis AG (today represented by T-Systems and T-Systems SfR), the University of Stuttgart, the Karlsruher Institute of Technology (KIT), and the State of Baden-Württemberg. HWW was founded to promote and support productive cooperations between science and industry in Baden-Württemberg.

The HWW is proud about its successful past and held an Anniversary Colloquium on December 1st, 2015. On this occasion, HWW reflected on the 20 years of successful cooperation. In the presence of a selected group of guests, the HWW managers elaborated on the partnership's highlights: “Retrospective 20 Years of HWW“, M. Heib / T-Systems, and a Celebration Talk was given by Prof. N. Kroll / DLR and Dr. K. Becker / Airbus  on “Perspectives of HPC in the Field of Aircraft Engineering.“