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New Mexico Supercomputing Challenge Winners Revealed

Apr 23, 2014 |

The 24th annual New Mexico Supercomputing Challenge took place this week at the Los Alamos National Laboratory in Los Alamos, NM. Open to any New Mexico high-school, middle-school or elementary school student, the project-based learning event is geared to teaching a wide range of skills, including research, writing, teamwork, time management, oral presentations and computer programming. This Read more…

Salvaging Encanto

Jan 11, 2013 |

<img style=”float: left;” src=”http://media2.hpcwire.com/hpcwire/Encanto_supercomputer_200x.jpg” alt=”” width=”102″ height=”66″ />Once intended to save New Mexico from economic uncertainty, now the Encanto supercomputer needs saving. This former number-three superstar is headed to the chopping block. The state is planning to sell off parts of the system to local research universities to recoup some of its investment and pay off outstanding debts.