A launch event is set for the Berkeley Research Computing (BRC) Program: Th 22 May, 3-5 pm at in Sutardja Dai Hall. Please mark your calendars; invitations are expected to go out to the campus during the week of 28 April.
Aaron Culich began working for RIT on 21 April in his new, dual IT Architect role: Cloud Computing Service Architect and Consulting Services Solutions Architect. Welcome to Aaron!
Patrick attended the Coalition for Academic Scientific Computing (CASC) spring meeting in Arlington, VA [agenda (PDF)]. He will report back on the meeting to his team on Tuesday 4/29, and a reading group session focusing on one of the key CASC topics – management of restricted data – is scheduled for Weds. 7 May during the noon hour.
Work continued in preparing the data center for the BRC institutional/condo cluster (power, cooling, racks, nodes).