Finis Terrae is CESGA's supercomputer that joins into the Unique Scientific and Technical Infrastructure (ICTS) Spanish Supercomputing Network (RES).FinisTerrae was jointly financed by the Regional Government of Galicia (Xunta de Galicia), the Spanish Ministry for the Economy and Competitiveness, the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), and the European Regional Development Fund FEDER).
RES offers access to its resources through periodic open calls to researchers from EU member states, the European Economic Area, countries of the CYTED programme, and also to researchers with legal residence in any of these countries.
The main objective of these calls is to provide access to RES's resources to research groups or individuals, a priority access to CESGA 's computational resources in order to carry out research projects, acquire knowledge, or train in the technologies in use at this installation.
In order to serve ITCS users, CESGA annually makes available 20% of FinisTerrae's capacity.
For more information regarding access to the calls, please consult the RES.