Jacobs University Bremen
Date : 6/1/2013
We have provided researchers with around a fivefold to eightfold increase in simulation times with our Dell HPC environment, which enables them to win new research projects.
Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kleinekathöfer, Professor of Theoretical Physics, School of Engineering & Science, Jacobs University Bremen, Germany
ChallengeJacobs University Bremen looked to continue building its position as a leader in academic research with a new high-performance computing (HPC) environment.
SolutionThe university deployed Dell PowerEdge C-class servers, as well as Dell PowerEdge rack servers, Dell PowerVault storage and Dell Networking switches. It also chose Dell ProSupport.
Benefits• University reduces runtime on current projects with 64 teraflops of power
• Solution enables innovative and computationally intensive simulation methods
• University wins new projects with eightfold increase in HPC power
• Scalability and efficiency ensure necessary flexibility for future demands
• IT team optimizes performance with responsive support