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Issue 65: iSGTW 12 March 2008

 The business of grid computing: “What can grids do for you?”

Open source grid computing opens the door to entirely new ways of doing business. 

Now Europe’s EGEE grid is working with industry to make it easier than ever before to use grid computing for business.

“The biggest selling point is that grids can save you money,” says Stephanie Parker, Chair of EGEE’s Industry Forum.

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Feature - Interoperability

 Building BRIDGEs between Europe and China
A truly global grid will depend on the interaction of different middlewares, just as truly global science will require the cooperation of many researchers.

Now Europe and China are working to link not only their scientists, but also their middleware.

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Opinion - Humanities

 The other grids: generating variety
Solving a puzzle is only one part of the problem; convincing the community about the validity of the puzzle-solving process is equally as important.

The team from the Virtual Knowledge Studio share their perspectives on interest in e-research from the humanities.

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Link of the week

/How low can a Sudoku go?
There are two ways to solve a Sudoku: by hand, or by writing a computer program to do it for you.

The BOINC-powered Sudoku project has found a third way, using distributed volunteer computing to discover the ultimate Sudoku solution.

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Image of the week

The Water Bearer springs a gas leak

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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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