In order to prepare at best French scientists to the upcoming, at the end of the decade, of the next generation of exascale supercomputers and to make available the most suitable systems, GENCI is setting up two collaborations
Following HydrOcean in 2013, Nexio Simulation is the 2nd French company to receive the "HPC Innovation Excellence Award", announced yearly by IDC. Both of these SMEs have successfuly made a switch to HPC thanks to the customized support provided by the HPC-SME Initiative.
The French National Research Agency (ANR) plans to issue a call for international collaborative projects, in conjunction with the German Research Foundation (DFG) and the Japanese Science and Technology Agency (JST). The initiative, known as Software for Exascale Computing, or SPPEXA-2, will support research in the interest of meeting the challenges entailed by exascale