U.Va.’s New $2.4M Computing Cluster to Enhance, Facilitate Big Data Research

  ITS computer engineer Adam Munro oversees the operation of the new computer cluster, which was unveiled Thursday.  (Photo: Sanjay Suchak)

Its name is Rivanna, and it’s the University of Virginia’s new $2.4 million Cray computing cluster, a high-performance machine – really a combination of linked high-power computers (hence, “cluster”) – designed to greatly enhance and establish computationally intensive and data-intensive research at the University.

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Friday, 2014, September 19
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