Gesellschaft für wissenschaftliche Datenverarbeitung mbH Göttingen (GWDG)
The GWDG is a common institution of the University of Göttingen and the Max Planck Society. It is the IT computing centre for the University of Göttingen and a computing and IT competence centre for the Max Planck Society and provides a lot of services for scientific data processing.
Especially the operation of high-performance computers (parallel computers), the provision of resources for the storage and archiving of data, and the care of the transmission network GÖNET, which connects the Göttingen institutes with each other and with the Internet, are part of the tasks of the GWDG. As an IT competence centre the GWDG advises and supports the associated institutes with regard to all questions concerning scientific data processing.
The scientific research tasks of the GWDG focus on the field of applied computer science. It also promotes the training of specialists in information technology.
Phone: +49 551 39-30001
Fax: +49 551 39-130-30001