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News from the forums

Here is the news from the Forums -  the latest live discussions taking place on the projects' BOINC sites.

See Project Message Forums on the right to access the Message Boards and all News for each project directly.

LHCb application is in production

27 Apr 2017
We are very happy to announce that the LHCb application is out of beta and is now in production mode on LHC@home. Thank you all for your precious...

LHCb application is in production

27 Apr 2017
We are very happy to announce that the LHCb application is out of beta and is now in production mode on LHC@home. Thank you all for your precious...

New file server

26 Apr 2017
We have added a new file server for download/upload to scale better with higher load. If there should be errors with download or upload of tasks,...

New file server

26 Apr 2017
We have added a new file server for download/upload to scale better with higher load. If there should be errors with download or upload of tasks,...

No more ATLAS tasks, credit will be transferred to LHC soon

07 Apr 2017
Hi all, There are no more tasks left to run on ATLAS@Home, please disconnect from the project and join LHC@Home. The credit will be moved to LHC...

All remaining ATLAS tasks will be cancelled on Friday 7 April

04 Apr 2017
We are happy to see that many of you have moved over to LHC@Home. There are still a few remaining tasks left over here on ATLAS@Home, and in order to...

ATLAS application now in production

22 Mar 2017
The ATLAS application is now in production here on LHC@home, after a period of testing. This marks another milestone for the LHC@home consolidation...

ATLAS application now in production

22 Mar 2017
The ATLAS application is now in production here on LHC@home, after a period of testing. This marks another milestone for the LHC@home consolidation...

ATLAS/LHC consolidation is ready

21 Mar 2017
Hi all, After several months of extensive testing, we are now ready to complete the move to LHC@Home! The ATLAS app is now out of beta so we...

Network interruptions 15th of March

14 Mar 2017
Due to a network upgrade in the CERN computer centre, connections to LHC@home servers will intermittently time out tomorrow Wednesday morning between...

Network interruptions 15th of March

14 Mar 2017
Due to a network upgrade in the CERN computer centre, connections to LHC@home servers will intermittently time out tomorrow Wednesday morning between...

VLHCathome project fully migrated

02 Mar 2017
The former vLHCathome project has now been migrated here and the old vLHCathome project site has been redirected. The credit has also been...

VLHCathome project fully migrated

02 Mar 2017
The former vLHCathome project has now been migrated here and the old vLHCathome project site has been redirected. The credit has also been...

BOINC story in Nature Index

24 Feb 2017
A story in Nature Index discusses volunteer computing.

Draining the CMS job queue

17 Feb 2017
Because of an upgrade to the WMAgent server, we need to drain the CMS job queue. So, I'm not submitting any more batches at present and we should...