EuroHPC Exec. Dir. Talks Procurement, EPI, and Europe’s Efforts to Control its HPC Destiny
On October 21, 2020, the European High Performance Computing Joint Undertaking (EuroHPC JU) announced a EUR 144.5 million ($160 million) procurement contract for LUMI, a precursor to exascale supercomputers, with Hewlett Packard Enterprise. This was an important step forward for the EuroHPC JU which held its first meeting just two years ago (Nov.