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2011-08-05 11:01:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The Computation Institute at the University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory announced this week that Globus Online, the service for secure, reliable data movement, signed up over 1000 users in its first six months of service. At present, the service counts nearly 1400 registered users, mostly high-performance computing (HPC) system users and other researchers who need to transfer large amounts of data among systems, who have moved...

2004-11-29 15:00:12

Summer is here and for the Chiefs that means the start of pre- season training. The Super 12 team kicks off their training on Monday with some light fitness work at Porritt Stadium in the morning, followed by team meetings and some afternoon aerobic work at Waikato Stadium. Coach Ian Foster said the Chiefs had traditionally got together for three weeks' training before Christmas and after a break they would return on January 10. The team will spend two weeks in Hamilton under fitness...

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