Challenge
University of Strathclyde wanted to enhance its standing as a centre of technological excellence with a new HPC centre to support academics and business professionals in the west of Scotland.
Solution
The university created a HPC facility based on Dell PowerEdge C6000-series servers, along with Dell PowerEdge R810 servers and Dell PowerVault MD3200 and MD1200 storage technology. Dell ProSupport ensures maximum uptime.
Benefits
• University enhances status as leading regional HPC centre
• Consultancy drives African development programme to model wind resources
• Researchers boost advancement in desalination and carbon-capture technology
• University saves £30,000 a year with energy-efficient HPC solution
• Users meet future needs with scalable, well-supported environment