Important Milestone in Brazil of DemoGRAPE Project

13 July 2015

From 12 to 17 July 2015 at INPE - National Institute For Space Research in São Paulo (Brazil) the DemoGRAPE meeting is held to carry out the project activities. The head of the Advanced Computing and Electromagnetics Research Area, Olivier Terzo, and Pietro Ruiu, the head of the Infrastructure and Systems for Advanced Computing Unit, are joining the meeting.

The research activities include the installation, configuration and testing of the Brazilian node belonging to a federated and distributed infrastructure, which links Europe, South Africa and Brazil in a Cloud platform. DemoGRAPE aims at developing a prototype for improving the accuracy of satellite positioning systems in Antarctica.