Category: Scientific IT and Projects

Scientific Compute Clusters

Numerical processes in science often require very high computing power. This computing power is required to perform calculations in large numbers independently of each other (capacity computing) to use a large number of processors in parallel, or very large main memory (capability computing or to combine both methods). The HPC service provides users with computing capacity and basic software environment to perform such calculations. It should be noted that the HPC environment is different from […]

Code Versioning and Repository

In case you would like to use a code versioning system and repository, we provide you an ETH global GitLab platform: https://gitlab.ethz.ch/ Simply log in and start creating your projects and developer community. It uses the common versioning system GIT https://git-scm.com/ Why should I use a code versioning system? In case you are progressively working on source code or different forms of documentation (like Latex, DocBook, etc.) as well as structure binary data files a […]

Self Learning Ressources

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