Consortium des Équipements de Calcul Intensif

6 clusters, 10k cores, 1 login, 1 home directory


CÉCI is the 'Consortium des Équipements de Calcul Intensif'; a consortium of high-performance computing centers of UCL, ULB, ULg, UMons, and UNamur. Read more.

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Monday, 05 February 2018

Presentation by a CÉCI sysadmin at the FOSDEM'18 conference

UCL sysadmin Damien François gave a presentation at the latest FOSDEM'18 conference talking about the Open Source software stack powering UCL clusters.

A recording of the presentation is now available to see here.

Wednesday, 31 January 2018

PRACE Summer of HPC 2018

Applications are open to participate in the PRACE Summer of HPC Programme 2018. PRACE Summer of HPC is a PRACE outreach and training programme that offers summer placements at top HPC centres across Europe to late-stage undergraduates and early-stage postgraduate students. Up to twenty top applicants from across Europe will be selected to participate. The programme will run from 2 July to 31 August 2018.

Let us know if you apply and participate!

Saturday, 23 September 2017

A CECI user pictured in the ULiège news!

The ULiège website published a story (in French) about the work of Denis Baurain and his collaborators on the Tier-1 cluster Zenobe that lead to a publication in Nature Ecology & Evolution.

Tuesday, 01 August 2017

Ariel Lozano is the new CÉCI logisticien

We are happy to announce the hire of a new CECI logisticien: Ariel Lozano. Welcome Ariel!

Sunday, 02 April 2017

20 000 000 core-hours on a PRACE cluster allocated to two CÉCI users

UCL professors Gian-Marco Rignanese and Jean-Christophe Charlier have been granted 20 millions core-hours on Marconi KNL (CINECA, Italy). Congratulation to them!