Academic Supercomputing in Europe
Population: 5.4 million
GDP/capita: € 11,600
Supercomputing facilities for the academia
- Slovak Academy of Sciences: Beowulf cluster (16 PIII/500), Beowulf cluster (9 Alpha/667), Beowulf cluster (9 Alpha/667&833)
National academic network
SANET is the national research and academic network. All universities and research communities are connected
to SANET as well as libraries, hospitals and other educational institutions.
The SANET backbone is 1 Gbps. International connectivity is 1 Gbps to CESNET, 1 Gbps to ACONET and 2.5 Gbps (200 Mbps in use) to GÉANT.
The Ministry of Education supports the SANET organisation and provides 80% of its budget which in 2004 is € 1.9 million.
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