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Phd Position – Elasticity in Cloud Computing and HPC storage – Inria, Nantes, France – H2020 BigStorage

The ASCOLA Research Group (Nantes, France) is looking for candidates for a Ph.D position immediately available in the framework of the BigStorage H2020 MCETN project.

More details regarding the position are available below. For Further information regarding the BigStorage action, please visit directly the website



Post Doc in HPC in Computer and Information Science

Contact name: Anne C. Elster
Institution: NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
Type of applicant: Postdoc
Application deadline: 31/08/2015
Contract Duration: 2 years


The Faculty of Information Technology, Mathematics and Electrical Engineering ( at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) has a vacancy for one postdoctoral fellow position in High Performance Computing (HPC) at the Department of Computer and Information Science (

An appointment as postdoctoral fellow is for a term of two years of full-time research, with no teaching obligations. The position of postdoctoral fellow is a fixed-term position with the primary objective of qualifying for work in top academic posts.


PhD Position: Unifying HPC and Cloud storage (BigStorage). Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

PhD Position Unifying HPC and Cloud storage (BigStorage)

Contact name: Prof. Dr.-Ing. André Brinkmann
Institution: Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Title: Unifying HPC and Cloud storage (BigStorage)
Type of applicant: PhD
Institution: Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Application deadline: 02/28/2015

HPC storage and Big Data storage have been starting from different assumptions, leading to different underlying storage architectures. This also led to different optimizations, which from an abstract view do not seem to b (more…)