This agreement will allow both entities to collaborate on issues related to education, research and scientific development in fields of interest for both institutions. This collaboration will boost new R&D to exploit the power of modern HPC systems in a more efficient and more productive way, increasing the profitability of investments in the HPC systems available in COMPUTAEX.
Computing and Advanced Technologies Foundation of Extremadura (COMPUTAEX) and willingly of the Junta de Extremadura, as founding institution, was established as an organization in nature non-profit foundation. Incorporated and registered in the Register of Foundations of Autonomous Community of Extremadura, has legal personality and full capacity to act and can make, therefore, all acts necessary to fulfill the purpose for which it was created.
In July 2011 the restructuring of the Government of Autonomous Community of Extremadura made COMPUTAEX depend on the DG for Modernization and Technological Innovation belonging to the Department of Employment, Enterprise and Innovation of the Government of Extremadura.
The Foundation is organized into the following bodies: Board, Standing Committee, General Manager and Advisory Council.