16. Nov. 2013


The this year's Supercomputing Conference (SC13) takes place from the 16th till 22nd November 2013 in Denver. More than 10,000 scientists, users, vendors and decision makers as well as more than 350 exhibitors attend the most important international conference on high performance computing that celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. DKRZ, looking back on 26 years of climate computing, invites visitors to go on a journey back in time through 25 years of DKRZ at its booth (number 329).

21. Sep. 2013

Preview: GreenDay 2013

Under the motto "The laboratory for climate research" pupil are invited to join this year’s GreenDay on the 12th November 2013 at DKRZ and the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology.

17. Sep. 2013

English jubilee publication "25 years DKRZ"

The jubilee publication "25 Jahre DKRZ", that was published on the occasion of its 25th anniversary, is now available in an English version "25 years of the German Climate Computing Center".

3. Sep. 2013

Making way for a new era

The demolition of the so-called pavilion of DKRZ and MPI-M in the Bundesstrasse 55 makes way for the re-building and extension of the University of Hamburg around the Geomatikum.

2. Jul. 2013

Program Analysis and Tuning Workshop on August 5./6., 2013

Within the efforts of DKRZ to support its users in the efficient use of its supercomputing systems, DKRZ offered a Program Analysis and Tuning Workshop on the 5th and 6th of August 2013 at DKRZ in Hamburg. It was organized by the DKRZ team together with experts in tool-development from the Jülich Supercomputing Centre and from TU Dresden.

30. Jan. 2013

Increase in energy efficiency at the DKRZ

The DKRZ has been optimizing its energy efficiency since 2011, as electricity has become a major cost factor, valued at nearly 1.85 million euros for 2011 alone.

21. Jan. 2013

25th anniversary of DKRZ

The German Climate Computing Center was founded on the 11th of November, 1987, and started operations as a dedicated high performance computing center on the 1st of January, 1988. Throughout the last 25 years, DKRZ's high performance computing systems, archiving capacities and its services proved as an indispensable base for the German climate research community and hence contributed to its excellent reputation worldwide.