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13.06.2018

Austria joins EuroHPC

Austria signs
European Declaration on High Performance Computing


The Austrian Minister of Education, Science and Research Heinz Faßmann signed the EuroHPC Declaration in Vienna on June 13, 2018, in the presence of Mariya Gabriel, Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society.

With this signature, Austria becomes the eighteenth European country to join this national and European effort to build the next generation of high performance computing and data infrastructure.

By signing the EuroHPC declaration, Austria has announced its intention of joining the EuroHPC Joint Undertaking (JU) proposed by the European Commission in January 2018, once it is formally adopted by the Council of the European Union. This is expected in the next few months.

 

For more information please have a look at the press coverage:

german:

Opens external link in new windowEC: Österreich unterzeichnet europäische Erklärung zum Hochleistungsrechnen (HPC)

Opens external link in new windowFFG: Beteiligung an europäischen Supercomputern zentral für Wettbewerbsfähigkeit

Opens external link in new windowWKÖ: Wirtschaft unterstützt Österreichs Beitritt zu EU High Performance Computing Initiative (EuroHPC)

Opens external link in new windowÖsterreich nimmt an EuroHPC teil

english:

Opens external link in new windowAustria joins EuroHPC

Opens external link in new windowAustria joins European declaration on high performance computing

Opens external link in new windowAustria Joins European Declaration on High Performance Computing

European Commission and EuroHPC:

Opens external link in new windowThe European declaration on High-Performance Computing

Opens external link in new windowHigh-Performance Computing

Opens external link in new windowThe European High-Performance Computing Joint Undertaking - EuroHPC

Opens external link in new windowEuropean Commission proposes to invest EUR 1 billion in world-class European supercomputers

Opens external link in new windowEuropean Commission - Fact Sheet: HPC and EuroHPC initiative

EuroHPC

Opens external link in new windowEuroHPC - Europe's journey to exascale HPC