IT4Innovations National Supercomputing Center (IT4Innovations) is the leading research, development, and innovation centre in the areas of High-Performance Computing (HPC), Data Analysis (HPDA), and Artificial Intelligence (AI) and their application to other scientific fields, industry, and society. IT4Innovations operates the most powerful supercomputing infrastructure in the Czech Republic. IT4Innovations together with the CESNET and CERIT-SC institutions constitute e-INFRA CZ, a strategic research infrastructure in the Czech Republic. This infrastructure is listed in the Roadmap of Large Research Infrastructures for Research, Experimental Development and Innovation of the Czech Republic, compiled by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic.
IT4Innovations provides state-of-the-art supercomputing technologies and services to both Czech and international research teams, from both academia and the private sector, to make Czech science and industry more competitive and innovative.
An integral part of IT4Innovations' activities is cooperation with industrial enterprises, earning IT4Innovations the status of the Digital Innovation Hub registered at the European Commission and is a member of DIHnet EU, the European network of digital innovation hubs.
The key research areas of IT4Innovations are:
- big data processing and analysis,
- machine learning,
- development of parallel scalable algorithms,
- solution of computationally demanding engineering problems,
- advanced visualisation,
- virtual reality,
- modelling for nanotechnologies and new materials development.
prof. Ing. Tomáš Kozubek, Ph.D., Scientific Director