PSC Buys HP Alphas with $1.3M NIH Biomedical Grant

The Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center last week said it received an award of $1.3 million from the National Institutes of Health to provide computational resources for biomedical research.

The award, from NIH’s National Center for Research Resources, will support the acquisition, installation, and operation of a Hewlett-Packard AlphaServer GS1280-based shared-memory computing system built upon HP’s new EV7 Alpha processors.

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