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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.

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...

Welcome DBN Upper Bound

26 Sep 2018
DBN Upper Bound is a new project doing research involving the Riemann zeta function and the Reimann hypothesis.

Web site changes

06 Sep 2018
The BOINC message boards are now in rather than This means, among other things, that when you select a...

THOR Challenge 2018

30 Aug 2018
CRUNCHERS SANS FRONTIERES is sponsoring THOR Challenge 2018, a team crunching competition to benefit IBM World Community Grid. It will take place...