Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) is the leading supercomputing center in Spain. It specialises in high-performance computing. It has a dual role: providing infrastructure and a supercomputing service for Spanish and European scientists and generating knowledge and technology to be transferred to society.
It has a staff of about 700 workers, most of whom are scientists who use supercomputers to conduct research in Computer Science, Life Sciences, Earth Sciences, and Engineering. The BSC is at the service of the international scientific community through the European research infrastructure PRACE (Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe) and manages the Spanish Supercomputing Network (RES)
Contribution to VitiGEOSS
BSC is leading the project’s communication and dissemination and a task in the WP on intelligent services for vineyard management, consisting in developing weather and climate forecasts. We are also contributing to the task of disease and forecast management system.