A key advantage of working with IBM is their experience of bringing technology to non-specialist users.

Adrian Wander, Director of the Scientific Computing Department, STFC Daresbury Laboratory and STFC R

Business Challenge story

The Hartree Centre needs leading-edge computing resources and expertise to hand in order to fulfill its mission to enhance accessibility and software development for high-performance computing (HPC).


In an ongoing collaboration, the Hartree Centre works closely with IBM and OCF to tailor HPC services to help users get the maximum benefit and develop and refine its supercomputing platforms.


By lowering the cost and complexity surrounding HPC, the center is able to remove the barriers to entry for businesses, fostering innovation and maximizing the impact of investments.

Solution Category

  • IBM Cloud
  • IBM Hybrid Cloud
  • Solution Components

    • STG Lab Services: Other
    • Spectrum Scale
    • Storage
    • Storage: TS1140 Tape Drive
    • Storage: TS3500 Tape Library
    • Technical Computing