CALL: FET PROACTIVE – HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING
Call identifier: H2020-FETHPC-2018-2020 Publication date: 27 October 2017
Call summary and aims
The HPC FET Proactive initiative aims to create a world-class European HPC ecosystem, by developing leading-class technology and solutions towards exascale performance for ambitious scientific/engineering applications and services. By benefiting from the convergence of HPC, Big Data and Cloud Computing technologies, the HPC ecosystem will provide innovative, usable and competitive solutions that will upraise Europe's scientific capabilities and industrial competitiveness.
In April 2016, as part of its Digitising European Industry[[COM(2016) 180 final]] strategy, the Commission adopted the communication European Cloud Initiative - Building a competitive data and knowledge economy in Europe[[COM(2016) 178 final]], which was endorsed by the European Council in June 2016. The initiative aims to create, a leading European High Performance Computing and Big Data (HPC/BD) research and industrial ecosystem by 2023 underpinned by a world-class European Data Infrastructure offering high performance computing and data capabilities, fast connectivity and high-capacity cloud solutions.
A synergetic approach for HPC technologies is promoted, which is complementary to relevant activities covered in the LEIT and eINFRA work programmes 2018-2020 and are called in the framework of the Public Private Partnership (PPP) on HPC with the ETP4HPC Association (European Technology Platform in HPC).
It is expected that this call will continue in 2020.
03 September 2018 19:06
WARNING! The Commission intends to cancel topic ‘FETHPC-03-2019: International Cooperation on HPC’. This cancellation will be confirmed once all necessary procedural steps are finalised.
13 August 2018 12:43
Published: 27.10.2017Deadline: 15.05.2018Available budget: 4M€Topic codeTopic short nameOverall threshold appliedFETHPC-01-2018International Cooperation on HPC10The results of the evaluation are as follows:Number of proposals submitted (including proposals transferred from or to other calls): 7Number of inadmissible proposals: 1Number of ineligible proposals: 0Number of above-threshold proposals: 4Total budget requested for above-threshold proposals: 7,932,530 €We recently informed the applicants about the evaluation results for their proposals.
25 July 2018 00:01
Please note that the opening of the topic FETHPC-03-2019 - International Cooperation on HPC is postponed. Further updates will be announced in the portal.
16 May 2018 18:22
A total of 7 proposals have been submitted in response to the topic FETHPC-2018-1 International Cooperation under this call.
- 01 February 2018 17:42 The submission session is now available for: FETHPC-01-2018(RIA)
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