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PSC staff win big at annual awards ceremony

PSC staff win big at annual awards ceremony

This past week featured an exciting and celebratory Tuesday for PSC staff. We had the opportunity to attend the CMU Mellon College of Science Staff Awards Ceremony, an annual celebration of staff achievements and a chance for us to recognize one another’s...

Meet the Interns

Meet the Interns

Every year PSC hires several students to participate in its Summer Internship Program.  This year we hired three interns who will work on various projects throughout the summer. What makes these students special is they were hired from a pool of over 100 applicants!...

Building Bridges: Take Two

Building Bridges: Take Two

For PSC’s most recent system install, the team took a collaborative & strategic approach, enabled - not hindered - by COVID-19. Senior Network Engineer Rich Angeletti still refers to himself as a “new” staff member after 6 years at PSC. After all, he’s the newest...

Happy National Pet Day!

Happy National Pet Day!

PSC Staff share photos of their furry friends Here at PSC, we love our pets. They help keep us on task with our at-home work, they keep us company, they get us up and moving when we've spent too much time in front of our digital screens. Enjoy this gallery of photos...

Celebrating International Women’s Day at PSC: Our STEM Heroes

Celebrating International Women’s Day at PSC: Our STEM Heroes

PSC Staff share stories of the women who inspire them To celebrate International Women’s Day, we wanted to see what amazing women have inspired our staff and their journeys in science and technology. We asked team members to tell us about the women in their lives who...

Bridges HPC System Retires After Five Super Years

Bridges HPC System Retires After Five Super Years

PSC’s Big Data and AI Supercomputer Replaced by New Bridges-2 Platform

From the vastness of neutron-star collisions to the raw power of incoming tsunamis to the tiny, life-and-death details of how COVID-19 progresses, the Bridges platform at the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC) has seen it all. Now Bridges has taken its final bow, ceding the title of PSC’s flagship high-performance computing (HPC) system to the larger, more advanced Bridges-2.

The Dynamic Duo of User Support: Tom Maiden & TJ Olesky

The Dynamic Duo of User Support: Tom Maiden & TJ Olesky

Frontline User Support for Bridges-2 EUP If you use a PSC machine, our user support team might have come to your rescue on one (or a few - we don’t judge!) occasions. Currently, that frontline user support team consists of the dynamic duo of Tom Maiden and TJ Olesky....

PSC Recognized for 10th Year in HPCwire Awards

PSC Recognized for 10th Year in HPCwire Awards

16th Annual HPCwire Awards Given to Leaders in the Global HPC Community Nov. 18, 2019 For the 10th year, PSC has been recognized in the annual HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards. HPCwire, the leading trade publication in the high-performance computing...

PSC Receives Awards for Work on SGI Supercomputer

PSC Receives Awards for Work on SGI Supercomputer

Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center Receives HPCwire Awards for Work on SGI Supercomputer Awards Recognize Outstanding Achievements in Science and Technology by “Blacklight” Supercomputer Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC) and its SGI...