Cerfacs Enter the world of high performance ...

IT management and user support

Beyond standard computing frames (mail, web, accounting systems …) CERFACS’  research works rely on availability and intensive use of High Performance Computing.

  • computers allowing to run the numerical simulations developed by the teams,
  • high storage capacities housing the simulations’ results,
  • pre and post-processing services that prepare and ease the analysis of obtained results,
  • fast interconnection networks for both internal and external exchanges between the different computing and storage resources.

Today, CERFACS hosts 2 clusters for a global peak of about 1.3 Pflops/s, a primary space disk of 3.4 Petabytes inside the clusters and a secondary space disk of 3 Petabytes hosted on a Spectrum Scale server.

All these servers are interconnected on a backbone at 10 Gb/sec. Accesses to our partners’ computers (Météo-France and CCRT), and to national resources for research (Genci) and international ones (Prace and Incite) enlarge our global simulation capacities.

Head of I.T. Management :

Nicolas Monnier

HPC software engineer :

Isabelle d’Ast

System engineers :

Gérard Dejean

Fabrice Fleury

Yohann Gauville

CALENDAR

Monday

22

April

2024

Numerical methods for Large Eddy Simulation using AVBP

From Monday 22 April 2024 to Friday 26 April 2024

  Training    

Monday

29

April

2024

Code coupling using CWIPI

Monday 29 April 2024

  Training    

Monday

13

May

2024

Implementation and use of Lattice Boltzmann Method

Monday 13 May 2024

  Training    

ALL EVENTS