TOTAL SERVICE to deliver computing and data storage systems to BIOCEV

In October, we will realize a significant contract in the field of data storage systems. The project won within an above-threshold public contract concerns the supply of technology worth almost CZK 28 million excluding VAT, and is based on technology by IBM and Lenovo. The delivery and commissioning of complete systems of GPFS, TSM HSM and IDM, post-installation support included. More in the article... BIOCEV - is a joint project of six institutes of the Academy of Sciences (Institute of Molecular Genetics, Institute of Biotechnology, Institute of Microbiology, Department of Physiology, Institute of Experimental Medicine and Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry) and two faculties of Charles University in Prague (Faculty of Science and the 1st Faculty of Medicine), whose objective is a realization of scientific centers of excellence in biotechnology and biomedicine. Project title: Biotechnology and Biomedicine Centre of the Academy of Sciences and Charles University in Vestec (BIOCEV) * (Biotechnologické a biomedicínské centrum Akademie věd a Univerzity Karlovy ve Vestci (BIOCEV)* * B IOCEV are official project initials

How is the project funded? The main source of funds for the centre construction is the European Regional Development Fund, from which the funds will be provided through the Operational Programme - Research and Development for Innovation, Priority Axis 1 - European Centres of Excellence. How much will the project cost? The total expenditure planned for the project BIOCEV from grant sources are approximately CZK 2.3 bn. Subsidies from EU funds amounts to CZK 1,959,323,236.85 the contribution from the state budget makes additional CZK 345,762,924.15. How many employees will work in BIOCEV centre? The centre should employ up to 600 people, scientific and non-scientific staff. How many jobs will offer BIOCEV center for students? The number of students employed directly in the center should reach 200.