Who We Are


We are a National Supercomputing Laboratory inaugurated in August 2006, which was created to meet the demands of the scientific community in terms of High Performance Computing. We started participating in projects using our own infrastructure, which yields has yielded our own income, to maintain the Supercomputer Center in operation

During 2007 it was constituted as a National Laboratory, as a result of a call by CONACYT for the creation of National Laboratories, which allowed its consolidation as an autonomous, dynamic and innovative system, with a regional, national and international leadership presence. The CNS provides comprehensive solutions made to measure in information and communications technologies, provides high capacity technological solutions to satisfy the most demanding or innovative needs of society, and develops large-scale projects. This under a scheme of:

  • Self sustainability
  • Infrastructure constantly updated
  • Service innovation
  • Highly qualified staff oriented to the use of resources


We are a National Supercomputer Laboratory belonging to IPICYT, dedicated to provide comprehensive solutions in an innovative way with Information and Communication Technologies with high added value services.


To be a technological center of national excellence that, through its services and products, helps to promote and develop:

  • Scientific research
  • The development of teaching
  • Generation of technological knowledge and information management
  • Enable of human skills and competencies
  • ICT solutions that help improve and streamline organizational processes
In an environment of teamwork and collaboration; attached to regulations and institutional policy.


To be the leading National Supercomputer Laboratory in Mexico and to appear as an international benchmark, providing technological solutions to meet the new needs of society, serving large-scale projects under a scheme of:

  • Self-sustainability
  • Infrastructure constantly updated
  • Service innovation
  • Certified staff oriented to the use of resources

Quality Policy

At the National Supercomputer Center we are oriented to provide cutting-edge solutions in ICT matters, fully focused on customer satisfaction, through the quality management of our services, within the framework of the ISO 9001: 2008 standard. In order, to achieve the customer satisfaction goals we operate under the following values:

  • Continuous improvement
  • Professional ethics
  • The continuous training of our staff
  • The efficient use of resources
  • The innovation
  • Good practices based on industry standards