GC3: Grid Computing Competence Center

Since July 1st, 2014, GC3 merged into S3IT.
This web site is only kept for historical reasons and may be out-of-date.
Visit the S3IT website for more up-to-date information.

The Grid Computing Competence Center (GC3) at the University of Zurich (UZH) is an effort jointly funded by the Baldridge Research Group and the Informatikdienste of the UZH.


Our mission is to:

  • Foster research, education, infrastructure, and usage of grid computing at UZH through a collaborative coordination of corresponding human and technical resources.
  • Provide a single point of contact and collaboration platform for grid computing activities at UZH.
  • Promote grid computing activities and enhance their visibility at UZH.
  • Represent grid computing interests of UZH in local, national, and international initiatives.





The organizational structure of the GC3 is described in detail in this document (in German).


Please visit our collaborations page to find out more about the current and past projects that GC3 has taken part in.