Logo of Science Foundation Ireland  Logo of the Higher Education Authority, Ireland7 CapacitiesGPGPU Research Projects
Ireland's High-Performance Computing Centre | ICHEC
Home | News | Infrastructure | Outreach | Services | Research | Support | Education & Training | Consultancy | About Us | Login
People02 category

ICHEC's partnership with Opel Ireland (General Motors)

Posted on 3 July 2014

ICHEC has been working with Opel Ireland and its parent company General Motors (GM) to develop a high performance computing (HPC) system administration course which starts in early August 2014. The 30 ECTS credits course is a stream of the Diploma in Applied Science graduate programme offered under the Higher Education Authority's (HEA) Springboard initiative. Applicants are expected to have a bachelors degree in the area of computing and information technology and must take part in an interview process. Students accepted into the course will take modules taught by ICHEC staff and participate in an industry placement with General Motors who are actively recruiting staff to support their internal HPC infrastructure.

Further information about the course, including eligibility criteria and online application, is available at:

http://springboardcourses.ie/details/3652

The partnership has also been reported at:

http://www.businessandleadership.com/business/item/46413-opel-ireland-announces

News & Events

News01 category ICHEC hosting PRACEdays15 Conference in Dublin
Call for Posters Open. Registration Open.
Weather02 category Our climate research featured on The Science Squad TV show
Aired Monday 17 November, RTÉ One
News02 category PRACE launches 2nd SHAPE call for European SMEs
Open for applications until 15 Jan
Books01 category ICHEC contribution to High Performance Parallelism Pearls book highlighted in HPCWire
ICHEC contribution to High Performance Parallelism Pearls book highlighted on HPCWire
News02 category ICHEC and NewsWhip take on Viral stories
A collaboration conducted to predict how viral a story will be