High Performance Computing Center

Scuola Normale Superiore


technological and instrumental support to research groups, research centers and laboratories that, in order to carry out their research activities, need to use

  • scientific calculation on high performance architectures

  • webservices, databases and web pages for the humanities

Main activities

  • 24/7 management of the computational clusters hosted in the machine room of the San Silvestro complex

  • design and installation of new computing infrastructures

  • coordination of hosting, installation and maintenance of equipment

  • installation and maintenance of the workload and storage quota management system

  • scientific software installation

  • virtual infrastructure management for the management of virtual machines or containers

  • infrastructure management for websites provisioning for research