An international Grid for commercial data analysis

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Announcing a Global Grid that connects the UK supercomputing centre at Edinburgh (EPCC) to sites in Australia and China, includinhg the Chinese Acadmeyc of Sciences. The longest 'Global Grid' in the world.

Period20 Mar 2005

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Media contributions

  • TitleAn international Grid for commercial data analysis
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletEPCC News, Issue 53 Spring 2005
    Media typePrint
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionThe ESRC-funded INWA project (Innovation Node: Western
    Australia) now links Grid computing resources at EPCC to
    both Curtin Business School in Australia and the Chinese
    Academy of Sciences in BeiJing, making this one of the
    longest distance Grid projects in the world.
    PersonsAshley Lloyd