Tag: European Commission

EU Launches HPC Cloud Experiment

Oct 11, 2013 |

Edinburgh Parallel Computing Centre (EPCC) is announcing a new HPC cloud project, called Fortissimo, aimed at boosting the competitiveness of European industry, specifically small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) who use digital simulation and modeling.

Europe Aims to Become World Leader in Supercomputing

Feb 16, 2012 |

In what is increasingly seen as a global competition for supercomputing capability, the European Commission this week put forth a plan to double its investment in high performance computing and deploy exascale machines before the end of the decade. The plan would increase Europe’s public HPC spend from €630 million to €1.2 billion and pump a greater share of the money into development, training, and creating “new centres of excellence.”

IDC Has Plan to Get European Supercomputing Back on Track

Oct 27, 2010 |

IDC report recommends strategic investments to create globally-competitive European HPC market.

EU Issues Objections to Oracle’s Sun Acquisition

Nov 10, 2009 |

European Commission once again raises database competition issue.

EU to Investigate Oracle-Sun Deal

Sep 3, 2009 |

Europeans initiate Phase Two inquiry; raise concerns about database competition.