As Google's reach has extended about as far as any technology company's reach can, it has also become master of powerful compute cycles. Google operates data centers and tech infrastructure that now dwarf the available infrastructure at many top universities, government institutions, and other organizations. Now, in the name of scientific research, Google is donating some of its excess supercomputing infrastructure to worthy academics who might be able to advance scientific pursuits via the gift.
April 15, 2011
Google Exacylcle Program Offers Supercomputing Muscle to Academics
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