Turner Construction selected to manage construction of the MGHPCC facility.
The MGHPCC selects the Mastex Industries former site in the Holyoke Canal District as the location of the new data center. Continue reading MGHPCC Picks Location
The Commonwealth Information Technology Initiative (CITI) sponsors a Green High Performance Computing Educators’ Conference at Holyoke Community College. Continue reading Green High Performance Computing Educators’ Conference
Billed as an “unconference where early adapters of Cloud Computing technologies exchange ideas”, CloudCamp 2010 was a forum for open discussion around cloud computing. Aimed at end users, IT professionals and vendors Cloudcamp 2010 took place in the Andrew M. Scibelli Enterprise Center, Springfield Community College. Continue reading CloudCamp 2010
On April 15, 2010, the Commonwealth Information Technology Initiative (CITI) sponsored a workshop on Educational, Outreach and Economic Opportunities with the Holyoke Green High Performance Computing Center (GHPCC) at the Kittredge Center, Holyoke Community College. The GHPCC partners (Boston University, Harvard University, MIT, Northeastern University, University of Massachusetts, Cisco, EMC Corporation and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts) have committed to insuring that the GHPCC plays a crucial role in creating educational and economic opportunities for the City of Holyoke. This workshop was another step in the process of engaging the stakeholders in identifying the opportunities and challenges around the GHPCC. The website for the workshop is www-net.cs.umass.edu/ghpcc_workshop_ april_2010, where additional information, including the agenda and speaker materials, are available. Continue reading Workshop on Educational Opportunities Associated with a Green High Performance Computing Facility