HPC Infrastructure and Networks

Current HLRS Projects


bwHPC-S5

This project coordinates support for HPC users in Baden-Württemberg and the implementation of related measures and activities, including data intensive computing and large-scale scientific data management.

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CASTIEL

This coordination and support action is enhancing the activities of the EuroCC project by promoting collaboration and the exchange of knowledge and skills among HPC national competence centers across Europe.

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DEGREE

DEGREE is investigating a method for increasing energy efficiency in data centers by dynamically controlling cooling circuit temperatures, and is developing guidelines for implementing the resulting concepts.

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EuroCC

HLRS is the coordinating center for this Europe-wide project to establish national HPC competence centers and develop a shared, high level of expertise in high-performance computing, high-performance data analytics, and artificial intelligence.

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KoLab BW

This project is developing tools for meeting and collaborating from remote locations in three-dimensional virtual reality environments.

Photo of scientists oberving aerial visualization of city. in an inset, another wears a VR headset.

NFDI4Cat

As a participant in the German National Research Data Infrastructure initiative, this consortium is creating a national platform for data integration in catalysis and chemical engineering research.

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Past Projects


BEinGRID

BEinGRID worked to promote the adoption of grid computing technologies across the European Union and to stimulate research into innovative business models using them.


bwDataArchiv

In this project, established and reliable techniques for long-term storage were selected and deployed in order to establish a technical infrastructure and service for the safe, long-term preservation of scientific and culturally relevant data.


bwFDM

This project established direct contact to scientific communities at the universities of Baden-Württemberg to record in detail the specific needs for data services, infrastructure, and support in handling research data.


bwHPC-C5

The project bwHPC-C5 coordinated support on a federated basis for users of high performance computing (HPC) in the state of Baden-Württemberg and implemented related measures and activities.

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CoSpaces

Innovative collaborative work environments for individuals and teams in design and engineering


CYBELE

CYBELE is integrating tools from high-performance computing, high-performance data analytics, and cloud computing to support the development of more productive, data driven methods for increasing agricultural productivity and reducing food scarcity.

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DASH

DASH aims to ease the efficient programming of future supercomputing systems for data-intensive applications. These systems will be characterized by their extreme scale and a multi-level hierarchical organization.


DIPL-ING

This federally funded project is researching possibilities of efficient data management with regard to high amounts of scientific data emerging from the programs of engineering science at the University of Stuttgart.

DIPL-ING

EOPEN

EOPEN aims to tackle the technical barriers arising from the massive streams of Earth observation data to ensure scalability of the data harmonization, standardization, fusion, and exchange methods.

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EuroLab-4-HPC

EuroLab-4-HPC has the objective to establish a European Research Center of Excellence for high-performance computing (HPC) systems.


Eurolab4HPC2

Eurolab4HPC2 worked to promote the consolidation of European research excellence in exascale HPC systems.


FinGrid

The goal of the Financial Business Grid (FinGrid) is to identify and develop adequate financial services by using a grid architecture.


FocusCoE

This project coordinates strategic collaboration and outreach among EU-funded Centres of Excellence to more efficiently exploit the benefits of extreme scale applications for addressing scientific, industrial, or societal challenges.

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HPC Europa 3

HPC Europa 3 fosters transnational cooperation among EU scientists (especially junior researchers) who work on HPC-related topics such as applications, tools, and middleware.

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IB-ISEB

IB-ISEB worked to develop a framework for constantly monitoring bridges in order to enable better preservation strategies.


IRMOS

The objective of IRMOS was to enable real-time interaction between people and applications over a Service Oriented Infrastructure, where processing, storage and networking had to be combined and delivered with guaranteed levels of service.


LarKC

The overall vision of LarKC is to build an integrated platform for semantic computing on a scale well beyond what is currently possible.

LarKC

MIKELANGELO

The vision of MIKELANGELO is to improve responsiveness, agility and security of the virtual infrastructure through packaged applications, using the lean guest operating system OSv and the newly developed superfast hypervisor sKVM.


PHANTOM

The project aims to address the challenges of energy-efficient parallel infrastructure development based on acceleratable heterogeneous hardware such as GPU, CPU, and FPGA in domains like cyber-physical systems, Internet of Things, or high-performance computing.


PRACE

The Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe supports high-impact scientific discovery and engineering R&D to enhance European competitiveness for the benefit of society.

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Semiramis

The SEMIRAMIS project defines and implements a pilot infrastructure for e-services taking care of a secure authentication and management.


SODALITE

The project aims to provide an optimized, resilient, heterogeneous execution environment that enables operational transparency between cloud and HPC infrastructures.

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TIMaCS

The project aims at reducing the complexity of the manual administration of computing systems by realising a framework for intelligent manangement of even very large computing systems based on technologies for virtualising, knowledge-based analysis and validation of collected information, definition of metrics and policies.


TrustCoM

Trust and contract management framework enabling secure collaborative business processing in on-demand created, self-managed, scalable, and highly dynamic virtual organizations.