Consortium des Équipements de Calcul Intensif

Funded by F.R.S.-FNRS

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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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Planned maintenance periods

Lemaitre2 and Hmem: July 20th to 24th (scratch spaces will be cleaned!)
Hercules: Aug. 3rd to 7th
Vega: July 15th to 22nd
NIC4 and Dragon1: nothing planned.

Latest News

Thursday, 02 April 2015

Seventh CÉCI Scientific Meeting

The seventh CÉCI scientific meeting day is organised in Mons on April 24th. Eight talks are scheduled to present HPC-related aspects of scientific research. See the program here.

Friday, 20 March 2015

Juan Cabrera is the new CÉCI logisticien

The F.N.R.S. has accepted the hire of Juan Cabrera as Logisticien for the CÉCI. Welcome Juan!

Monday, 09 February 2015

PRACE Call for Proposal

PRACE has issued the 11th call for Proposals: ( deadline: 18th March 2015, 13:30 CET ; stake: 1 year allocation starting: 1st Sept, 2015 ; resources:Fermi and MareNostrum)

Let us know if you respond and participate!

Thursday, 15 January 2015

NIC4 upgraded at ULg

NIC4, the CÉCI cluster hosted at ULg, has been upgraded with 8 additional nodes, all with the same features as the previously existing ones. Slurm has furthermore been updated to version 14.03, now featuring among others job arrays.

Friday, 12 December 2014

Zenobe, the Walloon Tier-1 supercomputer is now available to all the CÉCI users

Zenobe features 342 compute nodes with two 12-cores Intel E5-2697 v2 processors at 2.7 GHz and 64 GB of RAM and 274 compute nodes with two 6-cores Intel X5675 processors at 3GHz and mainly 24 GB of RAM, interconnected with a fast non-blocking QDR Infiniband network. Zenobe is furthermore equiped with a fast 350 TB GPFS parallel filesystem.

See the FAQ for information on how to get access to Zenobe.

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