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NSCC At-a-glance

As a major infrastructure of science and technology with a total investment of over 2.5 billion RMB, National Supercomputer Centre in Guangzhou (NSCC-GZ) was jointly sponsored by the provincial government of Guangdong, the city government of Guangzhou, the National University of Defense Technology (NUDT) and Sun Yat-Sen University.

The goal of NSCC-GZ is to become the central node of China’s high performance computing network, to provide high performance computing service for big science and big technology, to build an advanced supporting platform for the development of key technologies, as well as to attract high end industries and top intelligence so as to push forward the industrial upgrade of Guangzhou. Meanwhile, NSCC-GZ serves as a supporting platform for the development of innovative city and smart city by providing services in terms of big data storage and processing. Aiming at becoming a world class supercomputing center, NSCC-GZ is to offers the best application service to the globe.

Located in the beautiful East Campus of Sun Yat-Sen University, NSCC-GZ takes up a total area of 42332 square meters. The computer rooms (the mainframe room and the room for storage cabinets), together with other equipment rooms (rooms for the high/low voltage distribution system and the cooling system) take up an area of about 17500 square meters.