Tier-1 HPC: ARCHER2

The ARCHER2 (Academic Research Computing High End Resource) Tier-1 High Performance Computing (HPC) service is due to begin operation in 2021. EPSRC manages the service, which is a joint investment with NERC.

ARCHER2 is a £79 million investment across three service contracts;

  • Hardware, provided by Cray/HPE.
  • Service Provision (SP), provided by UoE HPCX/EPCC.
  • Computational Science and Engineering (CSE), provided by UoE HPCX/EPCC.

More information on the ARCHER2 service can be found using the following links and by visiting the ARCHER2 website .

ARCHER2 Access Mechanisms

There are a number of ways for EPSRC researchers to access the ARCHER2 service.