Dieter Kranzlmüller – Director at LRZ was recently named „Person to watch in 2024“ by HPCwire.

The renowned IT news outlet interviewed him on the role of LRZ in various projects, including the Open Web Search Initiative, which is led on by the Open Search Foundation. In the interview he stated: “ project and the Open Search Foundation — both founded and based in Europe — come from a background of open source, open data, open access, and open science. These values have always resonated with my academic career, but of course also with LRZ as an institution.“
As one of 14 OWS.EU consortium partners, LRZ plays a key role in providing a stable infrastructure as one of Germany´s top notch data centres.

Read more about LRZ‘s European scope in the full interview: