The object of this agreement is to set the framework to speed up collaborative projects between FCSCL and APPENTRA in formal teaching, training, research and scientific development in the fields that are specific to the purposes of both institutions. We will have mutual collaboration in the development of projects related to the design, development and maintenance of HPC applications to exploit the power of modern HPC systems in a more efficient and productive way, which would increase the profitability of investments in the HPC systems installed in the FCSCL.
The Foundation of Supercomputing Center of Castile and León (FCSCL) is a public entity created by the Regional Government of Castile and León and the University of León, which goal is the improvement in the research tasks of the university, the researching centers and the companies of Castile and León:
- By promoting innovation activities in the world of the Knowledge Society, in the area of intensive calculation, the communications and advanced services.
- By contributing through the technological improvement to the economic development of the Community and the improving of competitiveness of companies.
FCSCL is a Research Centre dependent of the Community of Castile and Leon, whose principal activity is to support improved in R + D + i, in this sense is defined as Public Research Organization that works with other public agencies, institutions and companies in the development and implementation of research projects as part of the consortia for the purpose or through subcontracting arrangements.