Ticino Parliament: 5 Millions CHF for National HPC Strategy

The parlament of Cantone Ticino has voted unanimously today 5 Millions to support the implementation of the High-Performance Computing and Networking (HPCN) strategy. The contribution of Canton Ticino is aimed for the construction of the new CSCS building in Lugano-Cornaredo.

CHF 172.5 million are to be invested overall in implementing the HPCN strategy.,  70 for the new building, 70 for the supercomputer and the resting for developing the specific competencies that scientists and universities will need in order to put high performance computing
systems to work.

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