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The High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart (HLRS)

The High Performance Computing Center was established in 1996 as the first national German High Performance Computing (HPC) center. It is a research and service institution affiliated to the University of Stuttgart offering services to academic users and industry.

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Over the last 20 years HLRS has built up world-leading expertise in supporting and training end-users, from a variety of application fields with a focus on engineering. HLRS has built expertise in fields like parallel programming, numerical methods for HPC, visualization, Grid and Cloud concepts, and Big Data.

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