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Jul 2 2014

Rack cooling, workload management tools fight hotspots

Screen Shot 2014-07-02 at 8.07.40 AM Hotspots are a pain in the CRAC, leading some data centers to implement source-of-heat cooling and software tools that redistribute workloads across servers. MGHPCC is in the vanguard.
TechTarget.com

May 29 2014

Reinventing Holyoke

Mayor of Holyoke Alex Morse and Massachusetts Housing and Economic Development secretary Greg Bialecki reflect on efforts to revitalize Holyoke, a central component of which is the development of the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center and the Holyoke Innovation District. Click Here to read full article
Boston Globe

May 19 2014

The Environmental Business Council of New England Announces Environmental and Energy Industry Winners of the 21st Annual EBEE Awards

April 8, 2014 – Boston, MA – The Environmental Business Council of New England (EBC) is pleased to announce the winners of the 21st Annual EBEE Awards. The winners will be honored on May 21st at the 24th Annual Meeting and 21st EBEE Awards Celebration, being held at the Renaissance Waterfront... Read more

Apr 30 2014

Open Cloud Test Bed Bolsters Big Data Innovation

On Friday, in the Western Massachusetts town of Holyoke, Governor Deval Patrick and officials from industry, government and academia joined together for the official launch of a $3 million capital investment, known as the Massachusetts Open Cloud (MOC) project. Click Here to read full article
HPCwire

Apr 29 2014

Gov. Deval Patrick at Holyoke computing center launches $3 million investment in ‘cloud’ innovation

Apr 29 2014

GOVERNOR PATRICK ANNOUNCES FUNDING TO LAUNCH MASSACHUSETTS OPEN CLOUD PROJECT, CELEBRATES RELEASE OF 2014 MASS BIG DATA REPORT

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Governor Press Release

Apr 10 2014

Holyoke Gas and Electric customers could net savings from ongoing meter study involving high performance computing center

14663719-mmmain A pilot project by UMass Amherst researchers led by Professor Prashant Shanoy, using high performance computing to analyze detailed usage records from tens of thousands of smart meters installed in and around Holyoke, could help lead to lower domestic electricity costs Click Here to read full article
masslive.com

Mar 25 2014

MGHPCC project team wins Harvard Green Carpet Award

The Harvard Office for Sustainability has awarded the Harvard project team for the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center a Green Carpet Award. Click Here to read full article
FAS Research Computing News, Harvard

Mar 20 2014

A Big Scientific Bang

20140319171758-0 Following up on the announcement earlier this week that using the BICEP2 telescope (coupled to MGHPCC!!) researchers now have the first strong evidence of “cosmic inflation” at the birth of our universe, MIT physicist Alan Guth explains how these new results bolster his 1980 theory of cosmic inflation. Click Here to read full article
MIT News

Mar 18 2014

Scientists unveil key discovery tied to Big Bang

The BICEP2 telescope (foreground) and the South Pole Telescope in Antarctic Harvard-led team detects gravitational waves, evidence of cosmic inflation (computation c/o the Massachusetts High Performance Computing Center) Click Here to read full article
Boston Globe