Video: PRACE Director on Europe's Race to the Top of HPC

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In this video from Bull World, Prof. Achim Bachem, Director of PRACE (Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe) and Chairman of the Jülich Research Center in Germany, discusses the importance of computer simulation. He also provides an update on the challenges Europe faces as it looks to expand it’s competitive leadership in high performance computing.

Funded in part by the EU’s 7th Framework Programme, PRACE is a pan-European Research Infrastructure that forms the top level of the European HPC ecosystem. The organization provides Europe with world-class systems for science in an effort to strengthen Europe’s scientific and industrial competitiveness.