Universität Bonn

University IT and Data Center

06. July 2023

HPC: new mainframe is here New computing power in High Performance Computing

Finally arrived: Marvin, the new mainframe computer of the Rheinische-Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn. With the new supercomputer, one of the fastest mainframe computers (currently ranked 423rd among the TOP 500 worldwide) is moving into the University of Bonn. The delivery was accompanied by the camera. Prof. Dr. Maren Bennewitz, Vice Rector for Digitalization and Information Management, and project manager Dirk Barbi (University IT and Data Center) report on the background to the necessary conversion measures, who has lobbied for the new supercomputer and what it means for research at the University of Bonn.

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High Performance Computing resources are offered by the University IT and Data Center as a central service for working groups / scientists of the University of Bonn. This supports highly parallel numerical simulations, especially for applications in the fields of artificial intelligence and machine learning.

To the website "High Performance Computing at the University of Bonn".

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