Announcements and Latest News

Below is a list of Announcements for the users of the Vienna Scientific Cluster (VSC).

The Latest News concerning the Vienna Scientific Cluster (VSC) can be found from the left menu.
 


Job offer: HPC System and Storage Architect

July 30, 2020 – We are hiring: APPLICATION DEADLINE is July 30, 2020

We are hiring for a new position of an HPC System and Storage Architect to work at the VSC Research Center of TU Wien... [more...]


VSC fast tracks projects that help the fight against COVID-19

VSC: fast track for COVID-19 projects

Applications for VSC projects relevant to COVID-19 will be fast-tracked, i.e., processed and granted as quickly as possible... [more...]


PRACE Fast Track Call for Proposals fighting COVID-19

PRACE: fast track for COVID-19 projects

PRACE is welcoming project proposals requesting computing resources to contribute to the mitigation of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic...
and initiatives of PRACE partners to help the fight against COVID-19... [more...]


COVID-19 High-Performance Computing Consortium

USA: HPC access for COVID-19 researchers worldwide

Provide COVID-19 researchers worldwide with access to the world’s most powerful High-Performance Computing resources that can significantly advance the pace of scientific discovery in the fight to stop the virus.... [more...]


PRACE – Call for Proposals – apply for HPC computing time

March 3 - May 5, 2020 – PRACE: 21th CALL FOR PROJECTS (Tier-0)

PRACE (Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe) is a Research Infrastructure (RI) that allows researchers from across Europe to apply for time on high-performance computers... [more...]


PRACE MOOCs – free online courses

Apr 20 - May 03, 2020 – MOOC: MPI: A Short Introduction to One-sided...
Apr 27 - May 24, 2020 – MOOC: Python in High Performance Computing

PRACE has developed several Massive Open Online Courses... [more...]


@VSC: Shared memory parallelization with OpenMP

May 4-5, 2020 – OpenMP → ONLINE COURSE: WAITING LIST

This course teaches OpenMP starting from a beginners level. Hands-on sessions (in C and Fortran)... [more...]


@VSC: Parallelization with MPI

May 6-8, 2020 – MPI → ONLINE COURSE: WAITING LIST

On clusters and distributed memory architectures, parallel programming with the Message Passing Interface (MPI) is the dominating programming model... [more...]


@VSC: Introduction to Hybrid Programming in HPC

June 17-19, 2020 – MPI+X → ONLINE COURSE: WAITING LIST

Most HPC systems are clusters of shared memory nodes. To use such systems efficiently both memory consumption and communication time has to be optimized... [more...]


Free Intel® Software Tools for Students

Students: Intel® Parallel Studio XE
Students: Intel® Distribution for Python
Students: Intel® System Studio

Intel supports the next generation of scientists and engineers by ensuring that students have free access to the select Intel® Software Development Products like compilers, libraries, and tools... [more...]