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News from the forums

Here is the news from the Forums -    the latest news and live discussions taking place on the LHC@home BOINC site.

See Project Message Forums on the right to access the Message Boards and all News for each LHC@home application directly.

Consent required to export statistics

09 Jan 2019
Following the implementation of GDPR compliance with BOINC, user consent is now required to export BOINC statistics from LHC@home to BOINC statistics...

Seasons greetings from LHC@home

21 Dec 2018
Dear volunteers, We in the LHC@home team wish you all a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Our warm thanks to all of you for your...

Server upgrade

10 Dec 2018
The LHC@home BOINC servers will be upgraded to the latest BOINC server release Tuesday morning at 8AM GMT. BOINC services like upload/download and...

Pausing submission of LHCb Applications

19 Nov 2018
Dear BOINC Volunteers, LHCb has been very grateful to the BOINC community in the past years for their support and provisioning of computing...

SixTrack news

19 Oct 2018
Dear Volunteers, In spite of the break and lack of simulation work things are moving behind the scenes! Most of the trackers have been busy with...

Client version 7.14.2 released

19 Oct 2018
Version 7.14.2 of the BOINC client for Windows and Mac has been released. Release notes are here.

Unexpected server downtime

04 Oct 2018
Due to a failure on part of our computing infrastructure that also prevented our fail-over mechanism to work, the LHC@home web server was unavailable...