The aims are the provision of a state-wide HPC infrastructure, the coordination of federated support for users of high performance computing in the state of Baden-Württemberg and the implementation of all its related measures and activities.
This happens particularly by the project bwHPC-S5 which is part of the current implementation concept for HPC, DIC and LS2DM in Baden-Württemberg. bwHPC-S5 has been funded by the ministry of science, research and arts of the state of Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany. The Universities of Freiburg, Heidelberg, Hohenheim, Konstanz, Mannheim, Stuttgart, Tübingen and Ulm, the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, as well as the Universities of Applied Sciences in Stuttgart and Esslingen participate in the realization of the project.
Project's phase 1 is running for 30 months, i.e., 01 Jul 2018 until 31 Dec 2020.