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Issue 53: iSGTW 05 December 2007

 Results from the SC07 Challenges: Analytics, Bandwidth, Cluster and Storage

Was this system among the winning entries? Find out...
Image courtesy of Indiana University

Every year competitors in the Supercomputing Challenges thrash it out in a match of fastest, cleverest and best.

The winners of Novembers SC07 Challenges are no different.

Find out who walked away with blue ribbons...

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Feature - Leadup to the LHC

 Open Science Grid crunches through CMS simulations
In the last 15 months Open Science Grid resources have simulated 126 million CMS events, consuming about 5.5 million CPU hours.

Ajit Mohapatra runs through what has been achieved as part of this massive international effort.

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Feature - Earthsystem science

 The world’s climate data from a one-stop-shop
Grid computing is offering earthsystem scientists their most dynamic look yet at the interactions between biosphere, economy and climate.

Hannelore Hämmerle talks to researcher Kerstin Ronneberger about future directions for this work.

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Link of the week

Your ship is virtual, but the sharks are real. Real-world data gathered from a network of sensors offers gamers the chance to track actual great whites. 

Join an institute, gather data and race your rival for the funding dollar.

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Image of the week

Journey to the center of the Sun

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 iSGTW 22 December 2010

Feature – Army of Women allies with CaBIG for online longitudinal studies

Special Announcement - iSGTW on Holiday

Video of the Week - Learn about LiDAR


NeHC launches social media

PRACE announces third Tier-0 machine

iRODS 2011 User Group Meeting

Jobs in distributed computing


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December 2010

13-18, AGU Fall Meeting

14-16, UCC 2010

17, ICETI 2011 and ICSIT 2011

24, Abstract Submission deadline, EGI User Forum


January 2011

11, HPCS 2011 Submission Deadline

11, SPCloud 2011

22, ALENEX11

30 Jan – 3 Feb, ESCC/Internet2


February 2011

1 - 4, GlobusWorld '11

2, Lift 11

15 - 16, Cloudscape III

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