The Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (2011-2013)
The Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe, PRACE, is a unique persistent pan-European Research Infrastructure for High Performance Computing (HPC). PRACE forms the top level of the European HPC ecosystem. PRACE-project is funded in part by the EU's 7th Framework Programme.
The partnership was established through the close collaboration of the European countries that prepared the legal, financial, and technical basis in a project. The First and Second Implementation Phase of PRACE were completed and now, The Third Implementation Phase is in line with the objectives of the PRACE Research Infrastucture (PRACE-RI) organisation.