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Advanced research computing

Advanced Research Computing at Cardiff (ARCCA) provides leading-edge hardware and software to help tackle the global research challenges of our time.

We provide high performance computing services for researchers who need additional computing power to solve complex problems.

We work with organisations in the UK and abroad to utilise high-end research computing.

Learn how our systems are helping to solve real world problems.

We provide dedicated, leading-edge equipment, software and hosting.

Get expert advice, training and high-end software support for your research.

Latest news

Advanced Research Computing extending the Hawk network fabric

24 August 2020

Advanced Research Computing continues the expansion of the “Hawk” supercomputing system at Cardiff University

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Nature’s oldest light gives new insight into the age of the universe

15 July 2020

New observations of the afterglow of the Big Bang place the universe at 13.8 billion years old

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Rapid expansion of the Hawk supercomputer delivered within two years

18 June 2020

The Hawk High-Performance Computing (HPC) cluster, successor to both the Raven and HPC Wales services, has experienced expansion by a factor of ca. 2.5 within 2 years.