HPC Industry Partners

INDUSTRY PARTNERS

The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), located at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, provides powerful computers and expert support that help thousands of scientists and engineers across the country improve our world. With the computing power available at NCSA, researchers simulate how galaxies collide and merge, how proteins fold and how molecules move through the wall of a cell, how tornadoes and hurricanes form, and other complex natural and engineered phenomena.

 

 

Cogent is a multinational Tier 1 Internet Service Provider consistently ranked as one of the top five networks in the world. Their primary service offering consists of Internet access and data transport, offered over a fiber optic, IP data-only network, along with colocation in any of their 52 Internet data centers. The company serves two customer segments: “Corporate” (small businesses to Fortune 100 companies) and “NetCentric” (Carriers / Service Providers and Application / Content Providers, whose businesses rely primarily on Internet access).