Benchmarks - April, 2015

Campus Computing News

Super Computing Pipeline

Personnel changes in the HPC Services Team

By Dr. Philip Baczewski, Senior Director of Academic Computing and User Services and Deputy Chief Information Officer for University Information Technology

This Spring we've seen some major changes in personnel in the ACUS HPC Services team. HPC Services Manager, Scott Yockel, left UNT in January for a position at Harvard University. In February, Ali Siavosh-Haghighi accepted a position at the NYU Medical Center in New York City. This left two vacancies on the HPC team while at the same time, we were dealing with a major issue in March with our Lustre high-performance storage subsystem (/storage/scratch.).

Data Management Hours Extended During Final Exam Week

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By JoAnn Luksich, Data Manager, Academic Computing and User Services

To make accommodations for the new University-wide commencement, the original final exam schedule for this semester was changed. The Spring 2015 final exam ‘week’ now includes May 9th, the Saturday before final week, and then the following week, May 11th – 15th

EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

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By Claudia Lynch, Benchmarks Online Editor

The EDUCAUSE Annual conference is scheduled for October 27–30, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana, and Online. You can gear up for the conference by viewing some of the free EDUCAUSE Live! webinars.

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