PRACE SHAPE Programme supports five further SMEs



SHAPE is a pan-European programme that promotes High Performance Computing adoption by SMEs (small and medium-sized enterprises), supported as part of the PRACE initiative. So far, SHAPE has helped 45 companies to get onto the HPC ladder, allowing them to benefit from using HPC in their business.

PRACE is very pleased to announce that, following the 9th Call for applications to SHAPE, five more SMEs will be able to start working with PRACE to gain access to HPC expertise and resources, expand their HPC experience and ultimately enhance their business. Of these five SMEs, one is from Poland and one from Luxembourg, both countries new to SHAPE. Two of the projects are from start-up companies.

For more details on these projects, please follow the link above.

This article was first published on on Tuesday 10 September 2019.


The mission of PRACE (Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe) is to enable high-impact scientific discovery and engineering research and development across all disciplines to enhance European competitiveness for the benefit of society. 

PRACE seeks to realise this mission by offering world class computing and data management resources and services through a peer review process. 

PRACE aisbl is funded by the PRACE Members The Implementation Phase of PRACE receives funding from the EU’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme (2014-2020).

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