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Issue 54: iSGTW 12 December 2007

 Montage a rising star in grid-enabled sky mosaics

Grid-enabled Montage software is stitching the skies into science-grade mosaics with astronomical potential.
Image courtesy of Montage

Astronomy application Montage is wowing astronomers with its science-grade sky mosaics.

Montage can not only reproject and stitch images, it can also suggest images of interest and rectify their background radiation, all using the added power of computing grids.

And now there is a Montage-powered on-request image mosaic service... 

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Opinion - Parallelism

 The rise of parallelism (and other computing challenges)
Parallelism has become an invaluable feather in the bow of peak performance computing, yet its advent introduces new questions that must be answered.

Didier El Baz shares his thoughts on parallelism. 

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Resources - Education

 Get on the grid with OSG Education
Online grid schools, high school grid projects, intensive grid workshops and more...

Want to get your research up and running on a grid? Open Science Grid has a team of people eager to help.   

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Link of the week

/Rosetta@home vid cracks 20,000 YouTube views
Short, simple and a tireless ambassador, this YouTube offering from Rosetta@home neatly explains the challenges of protein folding while underlining the philosophy of distributed computing. Better yet, the Web 2.0 generation can’t get enough.

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Image of the week

DILIGENT crunches Flickr over EGEE

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Feature – Army of Women allies with CaBIG for online longitudinal studies

Special Announcement - iSGTW on Holiday

Video of the Week - Learn about LiDAR


NeHC launches social media

PRACE announces third Tier-0 machine

iRODS 2011 User Group Meeting

Jobs in distributed computing


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December 2010

13-18, AGU Fall Meeting

14-16, UCC 2010

17, ICETI 2011 and ICSIT 2011

24, Abstract Submission deadline, EGI User Forum


January 2011

11, HPCS 2011 Submission Deadline

11, SPCloud 2011

22, ALENEX11

30 Jan – 3 Feb, ESCC/Internet2


February 2011

1 - 4, GlobusWorld '11

2, Lift 11

15 - 16, Cloudscape III

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