Paris, April 28, 2020
Two of the most impressive supercomputers in France, Joliot-Curie, operated at the CEA’s supercomputing center (TGCC), and Occigen, operated at CPU’s supercomputing center (CINES), are supplying urgent computing access to large personal computer assets to European exploration groups included in the fight in opposition to COVID-19. The intention is to perform epidemiological studies of COVID-19 virus spread, fully grasp its molecular construction and conduct and massively display screen and take a look at prospective long run molecules, to accelerate the research for an helpful vaccine and assistance the world wide fight in opposition to the virus. The two supercomputers are based mostly on Atos’ BullSequana platform, world wide chief in digital transformation.
Just after only a several weeks of GENCI’s COVID 19 quick monitor access, GENCI, the French nationwide significant-efficiency computing agency, announces that there are now much more than twenty scientifically assorted COVID19 tasks, running