PETASCALE SUPERCOMPUTER

PETASCALE SUPERCOMPUTER

The project for construction of a Petascale Supercomputer in Bulgaria, part of the EuroHPC network is implemented by the consortium Petascale Supercomputer – Bulgaria with participants “Sofia Tech Park” JSC, the association “National Center for Computer Applications”, “Rila Solutions” JSC,  Strategic Center for AI.

On behalf of Bulgaria, the consortium signed an agreement for launching the project with the European Network for High-Tech Computing Systems EuroHPC JU. The machine will be positioned on the territory of Sofia Tech Park. In June 2019, the European organization announced a procedure for the selection of eight EU member states in which to create supercomputer centers, and Bulgaria was chosen as one of the eight locations for the construction of high-performance machines.

Supercomputers will also be positioned in Spain, Finland, Italy, the Czech Republic, Luxembourg, Portugal and Slovenia.

The machines could be used by European researchers, the industry and business to develop projects in various fields such as artificial intelligence and personalized medicine, drug and materials design, bioengineering, weather forecasting, climate change and much more.

The financing of the machine in Bulgaria is covered under the budget of Bulgaria and EuroHPC JU.

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