HASLab members are mostly teachers and students of the Department of Informatics (DI) of the School of Engineering of UMinho (EEUM). The centre currently has 24 teachers from DI, as well as from other national and foreign universities, and about 13 postdoctoral researchers and 36 doctoral students.

HASLab is hosted in the facilities of DI, and holds several research laboratories. The laboratories are equipped with a small cloud computing simulation cluster with almost 450 processor cores and 40TB of disk space, and several parallel computers with up to 24 cores each and shared Storage Area Networks.