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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.

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...

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...

Migration To LHC@home - No New Tasks Here

30 Jan 2017
As part of the ongoing consolidation effort, the Theory application has been added to the LHC@home project. Therefore, please could everyone switch...

Good news for the CMS@Home application

27 Jan 2017
This afternoon we demonstrated the final link in the chain of producing Monte Carlo data for CMS using this project (and the -dev project too, of...

Good news for the CMS@Home application

27 Jan 2017
This afternoon we demonstrated the final link in the chain of producing Monte Carlo data for CMS using this project (and the -dev project too, of...

ATLAS/LHC@Home consolidation

23 Jan 2017
Hi all, As you may know we are working on putting all LHC-related projects under the combined LHC@Home project. The idea is to provide a single...

MacOS executable OSX 10.10.5 Yosemite

19 Jan 2017
Well I have finally got some work on my Mac with our new MacOS executable built on OS X 10.10.5 Yosemite . Please report to me eric.mcintosh@cern....