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Le Petit Mort

I cried a lot yesterday. I never used to – it was a bragging point for me, that I would shed tears once a year, tops. 1,120 more words

Dating Over 40

The launch of Data-Processing Shared Facility

The Data-Processing Shared Facility (DPSF) is now available to early-adopters. The DPSF is a new computational platform (developed from Hydra) which is complementary to the highly-successful Computational Shared Facility (CSF) which has been in production for several years: The DPSF is specified for high-memory and IO-intensive work. 63 more words

The CSF keeps on growing and growing...

By the time you read this, there will be 96 Infiniband-connected Intel Haswell-based nodes in the Computational Shared Facility (CSF), equivalent to over 2,300 cores. The CSF total core count will be over 8,000.

Off-campus access to data-sets from the CSF and DPSF - NATaaS

For important security-related reasons, University of Manchester computational platforms are not accessible directly from outside the campus, nor can UoM platforms directly access Web and FTP sites which are off-campus. 82 more words

End of University Financial Year Procurements

The University end of financial year is not far away! As usual, Research IT anticipate making a procurement for the Computational Shared Facility (CSF) and other Research Infrastructure platforms at this time. 53 more words

4 weeks post operation

Wow 4 weeks a lots happened.

First few days at home was tiring and I suffered with tinitus in my left ear.
Pain was controlled but still painful, I settled in to our family life with small tasks like making a cuppa my own breakfast. 1,240 more words

Arachnoiditis - One Year Later

I hate writing this account for several reasons. Be forewarn– it is depressing and a bit graphic. First of all, I have no good news regarding my condition and my progression of symptoms. 1,296 more words