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  • Outlook Calendar Pilot

    The University has now entered into a contract with a 3rd party supplier to help us migrate our calendar data from Oracle to Exchange. On the W/C 18th May we will be running a pilot for 30 users and a...

  • BLOODHOUND project chief engineer, keynote lecture

    If you are interested in fast cars, adventures and breaking world records, you won't want to miss the free keynote lecture from the BLOODHOUND project's chief engineer Mark Chapman.  Mark will discuss the use of High Performance Computing (HPC) within...

  • HPC Keynote: Mark Chapman, Chief Engineer from the Bloodhound SSC Project

    Dear All, The High Performance Computing (HPC) Scientific Organising Committee are delighted to announce that at this year's symposium the keynote talk will be given by Mark Chapman, Chief Engineer from the Bloodhound SSC project (http://www.bloodhoundssc.com/). While the talk will...

  • Positive feedback

    The Exchange roll out to staff seems to be coming along nicely, with well over half the University discovering the benefits of collaborative working. We thought we would share some of the positive feedback we have received: The transition to...

  • Balena HPC Service goes Live

    I am pleased to announce that the CPU and GPU components of the Balena HPC service is available for general use. I apologise that this announcement has come rather suddenly, but this project has not gone as smoothly as hoped...

  • New email service - project update April 2015

    The new email service is based on Microsoft Exchange and for the majority this will mean using Microsoft Outlook on your desktop and mail.bath.ac.uk for your web access.  We are rolling out the service to 3,075 members of staff at...

  • Choosing software for the new academic year

    As this academic year draws to a close, it is time to start thinking about the software that would benefit you and your students in the academic year 2015-2016.  Below is a list of the software that will be available...

  • Invitation to HPC Symposium 4th June 2015

    Dear users of HPC facility, Following the success of previous meetings, we would like to announce the University of Bath's 4th HPC Symposium which will take place on Thursday 4th June (all day). The aim of the symposium is to...

  • GW4 infrastructure survey and £30 Amazon voucher prize draw

    We need your help to find out what IT tools would help you to communicate and collaborate with your colleagues at other GW4 universities.  GW4 is an alliance between the universities of Bath, Bristol, Cardiff and Exeter. The aim is...

  • Microsoft Exchange is coming...

    Between March and June 2015 an exciting change is happening to the University's email service. Computing Services are working hard to roll out Microsoft Outlook to staff University wide.  The move means changing from an IMAP server to an Exchange...