Thursday, October 05, 2006

Princeton welcomes Della, Orangena and Hecate

Actually, we are not talking about people but supercomputers. Part of the Princeton Institute for Computational Science and Engineering PICSE, the powerful supercomputers will establish the University "as one of the nation's leading university-based research computing centers." Della, with 512 processors, is a product of Dell Computing; Orangena incorporates aspects of its original name and one of Princeton's colors ; and, Hecate was a Greek goddess of magic and spells. To read more, click here.

Related stories: One of world's fastest supercomputers to aid Princeton researchers (Princeton University News@Princeton November 10, 2005)
Princeton establishes leading research computing facility (Princeton University News@Princeton Oct 2, 2006)
Princeton unveils supercomputers (Newark Star-Ledger Oct 3, 2006)


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