HPC Midlands

Supercomputing for Research and Industry

Contact Name: James Earl-Fraser

Address: Loughborough University, Enterprise Office, Hazlerigg Building, Loughborough, LE113TU

Tel: 01509 223674

E-mail:  contact_us @ hpc-midlands. ac. uk

Type of Organisation: Information & Communications Technology (Hardware) Cloud Services

Business Sector: High Performance Computing, Research and Development



HPC Midlands provides pay-as-you-go industrial access to the pre-eminent facility for supercomputing excellence in the East Midlands. We are the low-cost, low-risk opportunity to scale-up or burst-out with no obligations.

Small and big businesses alike can utilise 16 to 3,008 cores of state-of-the-art technology to move from concept to innovation in research, product development and big data analytics. Paired with our connection to the Janet e-Infrastructure Network we provide the fastest I/O service, especially primed for Universities and Science and Enterprise Parks across the country. In partnership with JISC we have led the way in creating a wholly flexible and security focused contract model while pioneering expanded license options with leading ISVs.

Managed by Loughborough University, HPC Midlands offers cloud access to a secure UK facility, unlimited technical support and a network of local experts in software development, computer-aided design, product prototyping, research analysis and funding for innovation.


Products & Services:

Industrial Access to High Performance Computing Facility

Support Network for Computer Aided Design (CAD), Data Analysis and Product Development

Unlimited Disk Space Capacity for Short or Long-Term Projects

High-Security Provision and Information Assurance

JANET-Network Enabled I/O Capabilities


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Awards & Accreditation:

Awarded Status as EPSRC Regional Centre for High Performance Computing Excellence

Winner of Design Museum / Technology Strategy Board Future is Here Competition

Nominee for Times Higher Education (THE) Outstanding Contribution to Innovation and Technology Award (2013)