Nov 30 2008

IBM Invests in Supercomputing in Ireland

Category: Fourth LevelTeknovis @ 22:44

Another recent piece of news regarding research… IBM is to partner with several Irish Universities to create a new R&D centre in Dublin that will focus on supercomputing.

More details about this can be read in IBM invests in new supercomputing and green IT R&D operation.

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Nov 30 2008

Queen’s University Secures £25 Million for Security Research

Category: Fourth Level,SecurityTeknovis @ 22:38

Congratulations are due to Queen’s University in Belfast for securing £25 million for conducting security research. That should enable a lot of research!

The money will be used to establish and fund the Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT). The research will cover all of the usual areas of security, although it appears to focus more on applied research.

More details about this can be read in Queen’s Uni nets £25m funds for cybersecurity research.