DAS-4: The Distributed ASCI Supercomputer 4
General InformationFor the tutorials, and the accompanying hands-on sessions, a state-of-the-art and real-world distributed, heterogeneous, and hierarchical hardware platform is available for all Spring School participants: DAS-4 (The Distributed ASCI Supercomputer 4).
DAS-4 is a six-cluster wide-area distributed system designed by the Advanced School for Computing and Imaging (ASCI). DAS-4 is funded by NWO/NCF (the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research), and maintained by (and located at) the following participating universities and organizations:
DAS-4 Accounts for ComplexHPC Spring School ParticipantsOnce you are properly registered as a Spring School participant, you will be granted access to the DAS-4 system - at least for the duration of the Spring School. As such, you will be given the opportunity (and even be strongly encouraged) to try the presented tools and systems yourself on this state-of-the-art and real-world ComplexHPC system.