NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — IBM is donating one of its Blue Gene supercomputers to the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, which will use it for biological simulations and computational research, Rensselaer said today.
 
Rensselaer, based in Troy, NY, said the $2.2-million Blue Gene, which IBM awarded under its Shared University Research program, will allow researchers to gain supercomputing experience while it supports projects for developing biological simulation technologies.
 

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