EGEE in Numbers

Infrastructure

  • Number of sites connected to the EGEE infrastructure: 259
  • Number of countries connected to the EGEE infrastructure: 52
  • Number of CPUs available to users 24/7: ~ 72,000
  • Storage capacity available: ~ 20 PB disk + tape MSS

Users

  • Number of Virtual Organisations using the EGEE infrastructure: > 200(this number is according to gstat)
  • Number of registered Virtual Organisations: >130
  • Number of registered users: >7500
  • Number of people benefiting from the existence of the EGEE infrastructure: ~14000
  • Number of jobs: >150k jobs/day
  • Number of application domains making use of the EGEE infrastructure: more than 15
    • Archeology
    • Astronomy & Astrophysics
    • Civil Protection
    • Computational Chemistry
    • Computational Fluid Dynamics
    • Computer Science/Tools
    • Condensed Matter Physics
    • Earth Sciences
    • Finance (through the Industry Task Force)
    • Fusion
    • Geophysics
    • High-Energy Physics
    • Life Sciences
    • Multimedia
    • Material Sciences
    • ... Further applications under evaluation

Project

  • Duration: 24 months
  • European Commission contribution: 32,000,000 euro
  • Total budget: cca. 47,150,000 euro, with a further estimated 50,000,000 euro worth of computing resources contributed by the partners.
  • Total manpower: 9,010 Person Months, of which over 4,500 Person Months contributed by the partners from their own funding sources.

 

For the overall project metrics, please also refer to the Quality Assurance section.