National HPC facilities

In addition to the extensive University of Bristol HPC facilities researchers at UoB also have access to additional external computing facilities.

Isambard - GW4's Tier 2 service

Isambard is an ARM based supercomputer.  This is a Tier 2 site funded by EPSRC for the GW4 consortium. ISAMBARD is led by Professor Simon Mcintosh-Smith from the University of Bristol. For more information about using Isambard please see the ISAMBARD documentation.

ARCHER - UK National Supercomputer

The ARCHER National supercomputer is primarily funded by EPSRC and NERC. If you wish to use Archer you will need to apply for resources on the ARCHER system. It is often useful to have performed test runs on BlueCrystal 4 to support your application.


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