EGI : advanced computing for research
EGI is a federated e-Infrastructure set up to provide advanced computing services for research and innovation.
The EGI e-infrastructure is publicly-funded and comprises hundreds of data centres and cloud providers spread across Europe and worldwide.
- EGI offers a wide range of services for compute, storage, data and support. More about EGI Services.
- EGI provides access to +1,000,000 computing cores and +740 PB of disk and tape storage. More about the federation.
- What is EGI for? Use cases and research stories.
- A short history of EGI
The federation is coordinated by the EGI Foundation (also known as EGI.eu), created to manage the infrastructure on behalf of the participants of the EGI Council.
Researchers from all disciplines have easy, integrated and open access to the advanced scientific computing capabilities, resources and expertise needed to collaborate and to carry out data/compute intensive science and innovation.
Create and deliver open solutions for science and research infrastructures by federating digital capabilities, resources and expertise between communities and across national boundaries.