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:

Country Site (Partner) HPC System RPeak (TF/s)
France CEA (GENCI) Irene (SkyLake) 6635.5
France CEA (GENCI) Irene (KNL) 2339.6
Germany JUELICH (FZJ) JUWELS 9891.1
Germany LRZ (GCS) SuperMUC phase 2 3580.0
Germany HLRS (GCS) Hazelhen 7420.0
Italy CINECA (CINECA) Marconi 20000.0
Spain BSC (BSC) MareNostrum 11150.0
Switzerland CSCS (ETH) Piz Daint 15988.0

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
GreeceGRNET (GRNET)ARIS190.8
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
SpainBSC (BSC)MINOTAURO250.9
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.