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We haven’t talked about any of our fabulous staffers in a while and since we did two posts on the XSEDE XRAC process a few weeks back, here and here, we thought this would be the perfect time hear about … Continue reading

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I’m back with the follow up from last week’s post XRAC Meetings a.k.a Quarterly Gorge Fests (part 1). Monday morning starts early… with breakfast available beginning at 7 a.m. The breakfast buffet usually includes pastries, eggs, bacon, sausage, yogurt, fruit, … Continue reading

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  We just got back from the March XSEDE Resource Allocations Committee Meeting (XRAC) that was held at New York New York Las Vegas Hotel and Casino.   These quarterly XRAC meetings are where allocations requests are approved or in … Continue reading

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Monday, Feb. 18, 11:29 Boundaries are important. Case in point is Jim Brasseur’s Cyber Wind Facility at Penn State, which is using Blacklight — as well as other XSEDE machines — to figure out why electricity-generating wind turbines lose so … Continue reading

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Friday, Feb. 8, 17:03 Nick Nystrom sat down with Bill Flanagan yesterday to talk about Sherlock for Bill’s show. It went well; Nick’s good at explaining things, and Bill of course has done this a few times before.  It’ll air … Continue reading

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Friday, Feb. 1, 16:28 EDT So Arvind Parthasarathi gets the prize for the coolest application of Sherlock mentioned at our new machine’s launch event (note:  the video starts a little after 28:20 on my computer, so you may need to … Continue reading

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Throughout our lives, people come and go.  Sometimes we stay in touch; more often, especially if both parties are not avid social media users, we lose track of all but our closest friends.  A chance meeting in a new city … Continue reading

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Save the date! On April 13, PSC will host DISCOVER12, an open house where you can mingle, talk to our experts about high-performance computing, AND watch giant black holes form. This year we’re talking about big data and how we … Continue reading

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