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Yearly Archives: 2008

  • Call for Expressions of Interest

    Call for Expressions of Interest

    Call for Expressions of Interest – Closing Date 20 August 2008 On 21 July 2008 the following email was send to Deputy Vice-Chancellors (Research): Dear Deputy Vice-Chancellors (Research) I am writing with regard to the Specialised Facilities program of National Computational Infrastructure (NCI)—that part of NCRIS Platforms for Collaboration concerned with the provision of high-end (capability) computational services to the Australian research community, and the successor to the APAC National Facility Program. This email seeks Expressions of Interest (EoI) from universities, research organisations and ... Read More

  • Next Generation National Facility

    Next Generation National Facility

    Next Generation National Facility The following email was circulated on July 19, 2008 to users of National Facility systems to inform them of imminent upgrades planned for the capability systems. Dear National Facility User As a member of the user community of the National Facility, you will be interested to learn of developments relating to the replacement of the present peak system, AC. Earlier this year the Australian National University (as host of the National Facility), CSIRO, and the Bureau of Meteorology agreed ... Read More

  • New NCI Director announced

    New NCI Director announced

    National Comutational Infrastructure (NCI) – MEDIA RELEASE Professor Lindsay Botten – NCI Director 19 May 2008: Emeritus Professor Mark Wainwright, NCI Steering Committee Chair, is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Lindsay Botten as the NCI Director. Professor Botten has had a sustained and comprehensive involvement with the development of advanced computing in Australian over many years. Lindsay is a highly respected academic and has made substantial leadership contributions in advanced computing. He has worked in the Australian higher education system ... Read More

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