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.
 


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 Working on the VSC-3 Cluster

June 09, 2020 – VSC-Intro: → ONLINE COURSE: REGISTRATION OPEN

In this course we will help you getting started on the VSC clusters... [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...]