ASTRON & IBM Center for Exascale Technology

ERCET website live

On April 17th, ERCET went live. Just like Dome, ERCET (European Research Centre for Exascale Technology) is a public-private science alliance between knowledge institutes, industry and governments. ERCET’s founding fathers are the University of Groningen, the Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy (ASTRON) and IBM.



The aim of ERCET is to develop breakthrough technologies involving exascale computing. At this point, it is still in its early stages.These are the domains ERCET is currently focusing on: