PRACE HPC Infrastructure

The PRACE HPC infrastructure is made up eight Tier-0 and 17 Tier-1 connected via VPN.

Tier-0 Systems

Five countries and six partners provide the following Tier-0 systems, and allow a peak up to 77 PF/s:

CountrySite (Partner)HPC SystemRPeak (TF/s)
FranceCEA (GENCI)Irene (SkyLake)6 635.5
FranceCEA (GENCI)Irene (KNL)2 339.6
GermanyLRZ (GCS)SuperMUC-NG26 900
GermanyHLRS (GCS)Hazelhen7 420.0
ItalyCINECA (CINECA)Marconi20 000.0
SpainBSC (BSC)MareNostrum11 150.0
SwitzerlandCSCS (ETH)Piz Daint15 988.0

Pictures of PRACE Tier-0 Systems, as further described here.

Tier-1 Systems

12 countries and 12 partners provide the Tier-1 systems, and allow a peak up to 16,21 PF/s:
CountrySite (Partner)HPC SystemRPeak (TF/s)
Czech RepublicIT4I/VSB-TUO (VSB-TUO)Anselm66.0
Czech RepublicIT4I/VSB-TUO (VSB-TUO)Salomon2000.0
FranceIDRIS (GENCI)Turing1258.0
HungaryKIFU (KIFU)Leo254.0
HungaryKIFU (KIFU)PHItagoras27.0
IrelandICHEC (ICHEC)Kay665.0
NorwayUIO (Sigma2)Abel178.6
PolandCYFRONET (PSNC)Zeus (BigMem)61.2
PolandCYFRONET (PSNC)Prometheus2400.0
PolandPSNC (PSNC)Eagle1380.0
PolandWCSS (PSNC)Bem640.0
SlovakiaCCSAS (CCSAS)Aurel128.0
SwedenPDC (SNIC)Beskow1973.0
The NetherlandsSURFsara (SURFsara)Cartesius1843.0
United KingdomEPCC (EPCC)ARCHER2550.5

The different HPC systems are connected via a dedicated PRACE VPN.