Coordinates: 53°20′35″N 02°38′26″W / 53.34306°N 2.64056°W / 53.34306; -2.64056

HPCx was a supercomputer (actually a cluster of IBM eServer p5 575 high-performance servers) located at the Daresbury Laboratory in Cheshire, England. The supercomputer was maintained by the HPCx Consortium, UoE HPCX Ltd, which was led by the University of Edinburgh: EPCC, with the Science and Technology Facilities Council and IBM. The project was funded by EPSRC. [1]

IBM eServer p5 575 computer cluster, of the type used in HPCx

The HPCx service ended in January 2010,


  1. ^ "HPCx - About HPCx". Retrieved 2007-10-13.

External linksEdit

  • www.hpcx.ac.uk
  • EPCC Website