Italian Institute of Robotics
and Intelligent Machines

AI, fleshed out

CRESCO6 Supercomputer

Class

Research

Developer

ENEA

Application Field

AI for diagnosis and treatment

Region

Italy

TRL

5

Development status

Ready

One of the most powerful computers in Italy and the world is now available to public and private scientific research committed against coronavirus. The super computer is called CRESCO6 and is operational at the ENEA Center in Portici (NA). The CRESCO6 HPC infrastructure is capable of performing up to 1.4 million billion mathematical operations per second and is currently available to the
researchers from the University of Florence, which is working on a process to block the replication mechanism of Covid-1.