They presented two supercomputer Clementina. And for those who think that only the big powers have supercomputers show them this note that there may be just around the corner.
Supercomputers are an important support tool for science, given its high capacity for simulation models and complex calculations. In the region, only Brazil has a machine of this type, which in developed countries is widely used by research centers.
With two sitting CLEMENTINA also a base for the development of Internet 2 Argentina in a high-speed satellite for scientific and academic
The Vice-president, Carlos Alvarez, and the Secretary for Technology, Science and Innovation, Dante Caputo, presented General San Martín Cultural Center CLEMENTINA 2 supercomputer.
This tool, widely used in developed countries, will allow scientists and technologists Argentina have a vital resource for research needs facing high computation complexity and accuracy.
Moreover, a significant proportion of scientific research and technological developments require the use of a tool capable of running high performance parallel processing. Parallelism is precisely the distinctive feature of the supercomputer, defined as professionals who worked on the design CLEMENTINA 2.
The supercomputer will also facilitate addressing new problems or more complex and facilitate the development of technology: a medium-term implementation will help improve the scientific and technological competitiveness of Argentina especially in the Mercosur. In the region, only one supercomputer in Brazil, so a center that offers advanced technology will influence not only in Argentina but also in other African countries.
Have a computer center of these features facilitates the numerical process and allows the simulation of scientific, industrial, environmental or social complex, difficult models to address problems from conventional mechanisms.
For Argentina scientific community, which until now did not have easy access to these tools, have CLEMENTINA 2 will have far-reaching consequences, either for the eventual shift of focus in research methodologies or new arguments addressing.
REQUEST FOR USE OF SUPERCOMPUTER, MAY BE REQUIRED TO TURN A Supercomputer Center SECRETARY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: link here , in the section "Request Resources".