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by BOINC_News
Fri Nov 20, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [SRBase] base R236 proven
Replies: 0
Views: 22

[SRBase] base R236 proven

<r> During the BOINC Formula with a lucky hit after only 39 tests on 23th of October, KySU found the last prime for base R236.<br/> The prime 78*236^402022-1 has 953965 digits and entered the TOP5000 in Chris Caldwell's The Largest Known Primes Database. <br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://srbase.m...
by BOINC_News
Thu Nov 19, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [WCG] November Update: Smash Childhood Cancer
Replies: 2
Views: 34

[WCG] November Update: Smash Childhood Cancer

<r>Work units for the latest childhood cancer target are nearly completed, and the project will pause while the researchers determine their next area of focus.<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/about_us/viewNewsArticle.do?articleId=667"><s>[url]</s><LINK_TEXT text="http...
by BOINC_News
Wed Nov 18, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [PrimeGrid] DIV Mega Prime!
Replies: 0
Views: 27

[PrimeGrid] DIV Mega Prime!

<r> On 12 November 2020, 06:43:56 UTC, PrimeGrid's Fermat Divisor Search found the Mega Prime: <B><s>[b]</s><URL url="https://primes.utm.edu/primes/page.php?id=131399"><s>[url=https://primes.utm.edu/primes/page.php?id=131399]</s>45*2^7513661+1<e>[/url]</e></URL><e>[/b]</e></B> The prime is 2,261,839...
by BOINC_News
Tue Nov 17, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [WCG] November Update: OpenPandemics - COVID-19
Replies: 0
Views: 26

[WCG] November Update: OpenPandemics - COVID-19

<r>The research team has identified 70 compounds that show promise for lab testing.<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/about_us/viewNewsArticle.do?articleId=666"><s>[url]</s><LINK_TEXT text="https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/abou ... icleId=666">https://www.worldcommuni...
by BOINC_News
Mon Nov 16, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [NumberFields@Home] Server problems this past weekend
Replies: 0
Views: 26

[NumberFields@Home] Server problems this past weekend

<r> We had what we thought was a hard drive crash - the drive went into a read-only state and the server crashed. It would not even allow a remote reboot. We finally got someone in there this morning to do a hard shutdown.<br/> <br/> The system came back and appears to be working now. But we will co...
by BOINC_News
Mon Nov 16, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [SRBase] No GPU work for some hosts
Replies: 1
Views: 45

[SRBase] No GPU work for some hosts

<r> Yesterday I have added some new plan_class changes in the plan_class_spec.xml<br/> <br/> There was a driver limit for different cuda versions. Now some users reported me some specs and the driver version overlapped with upcoming new cuda11 apps while they havent get any new work. Thats bad becau...
by BOINC_News
Sun Nov 15, 2020 9:46 pm
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [PrimeGrid] Magellan 500th Anniversary Challenge starts 18 November
Replies: 0
Views: 28

[PrimeGrid] Magellan 500th Anniversary Challenge starts 18 November

<r> The eighth challenge of the <URL url="https://www.primegrid.com/challenge/challenge.php"><s>[url=https://www.primegrid.com/challenge/challenge.php]</s>2020 Series<e>[/url]</e></URL> will be a <B><s>[b]</s>10-day<e>[/b]</e></B> challenge commemorating the (approximate) 500th Anniversary of the ex...
by BOINC_News
Fri Nov 13, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [WCG] November Update: Help Stop TB
Replies: 0
Views: 33

[WCG] November Update: Help Stop TB

<r>In this update, meet a new student research team member who will be helping with data analysis over the coming weeks.<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/about_us/viewNewsArticle.do?articleId=665"><s>[url]</s><LINK_TEXT text="https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/abou ......
by BOINC_News
Thu Nov 12, 2020 9:51 pm
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [NumberFields@Home] New and improved apps coming soon
Replies: 1
Views: 38

[NumberFields@Home] New and improved apps coming soon

<r> I have made some improvements to the cpu code. I am seeing somewhere between 30% and 40% speedup, depending on the case.<br/> <br/> I have deployed the new executable for 64bit linux. I am currently trying to get it to build for 64bit windows. I hope to have that ready by tomorrow sometime.<br/>...
by BOINC_News
Wed Nov 11, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [WCG] Planned Maintenance on Thursday, November 12, 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 58

[WCG] Planned Maintenance on Thursday, November 12, 2020

<r>We are updating the operating system on our servers on Thursday, November 12, beginning at 16:00 UTC.<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/about_us/viewNewsArticle.do?articleId=664"><s>[url]</s><LINK_TEXT text="https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/abou ... icleId=664">htt...
by BOINC_News
Mon Nov 09, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [iThena] iThena Project - another small point
Replies: 0
Views: 42

[iThena] iThena Project - another small point

<r> <IMG src="https://img.ithena.net/iThena_graph2_mini.png"><s>[img]</s><URL url="https://img.ithena.net/iThena_graph2_mini.png">https://img.ithena.net/iThena_graph2_mini.png</URL><e>[/img]</e></IMG> <B><s>[b]</s><br/> Today, the iThena Project exceeded <U><s>[u]</s>30,000<e>[/u]</e></U><e>[/b]</e>...
by BOINC_News
Mon Nov 09, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [WCG] November Update: Microbiome Immunity Project
Replies: 0
Views: 33

[WCG] November Update: Microbiome Immunity Project

<r>The research team and the World Community Grid tech team continue to collaborate on a new type of work unit for the project.<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/about_us/viewNewsArticle.do?articleId=663"><s>[url]</s><LINK_TEXT text="https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/a...
by BOINC_News
Sun Nov 08, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [iThena] New information: CCF
Replies: 0
Views: 45

[iThena] New information: CCF

<r> On 23 October 2020, the Cyber-Complex Foundation was officially entered into the Polish register: KRS (National Court Register).<br/> Cyber-Complex Foundation website: <URL url="https://cybercomplex.net"><s>[url=https://cybercomplex.net]</s>https://cybercomplex.net<e>[/url]</e></URL><br/> <br/> ...
by BOINC_News
Fri Nov 06, 2020 2:31 am
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [SRBase] base R182 proven / Megaprime
Replies: 0
Views: 36

[SRBase] base R182 proven / Megaprime

<r> On 14th of October, vaughan, a member of the team AMD users found the last prime for base R182.<br/> The prime 43*182^502611-1 has 1.135.939 digits and entered the TOP5000 in Chris Caldwell's The Largest Known Primes Database. <br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://srbase.my-firewall.org/sr5/forum...
by BOINC_News
Thu Nov 05, 2020 3:16 pm
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [Rosetta@Home] Thank you!
Replies: 0
Views: 33

[Rosetta@Home] Thank you!

<r> We'd like to thank everyone who has contributed and continues to contribute to this project, and would like to remind everyone that there may be periods of down time while we are preparing for future large scale batches of jobs and analyzing results. We greatly appreciate your contributions whic...
by BOINC_News
Thu Nov 05, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [WCG] November Update: Africa Rainfall Project
Replies: 0
Views: 38

[WCG] November Update: Africa Rainfall Project

<r>The principal investigator for the project will be presenting at two virtual conferences before the end of 2020.<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/about_us/viewNewsArticle.do?articleId=662"><s>[url]</s><LINK_TEXT text="https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/abou ... icle...
by BOINC_News
Wed Nov 04, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [PrimeGrid] 321 Sieve is over
Replies: 4
Views: 74

[PrimeGrid] 321 Sieve is over

<r> The 321 Sieve project has come to an end, and no more 321 Sieve tasks will be sent out. If you currently have <I><s>[i]</s>only<e>[/i]</e></I> 321-Sieve tasks selected, I suggest switching to the PPS-Sieve project. It's a similar task, albeit longer in duration. <br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="htt...
by BOINC_News
Fri Oct 16, 2020 5:18 am
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [TN-Grid] Paper published on IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing
Replies: 0
Views: 26

[TN-Grid] Paper published on IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing

<r> The following article, "A Computing System for Discovering Causal Relationships among Human Genes to Improve Drug Repositioning," is available under the "Early Access" area on IEEE Xplore. This article has been accepted for publication in a future issue of this journal, but has not been edited a...
by BOINC_News
Tue Oct 13, 2020 2:07 am
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [GPUGrid] Experimental Python tasks (beta)
Replies: 0
Views: 20

[GPUGrid] Experimental Python tasks (beta)

<r> I'm creating some experimental tasks for the Python app (made Beta). They are Linux and CUDA specific and serve in preparation for future batches. They may use a relatively large amount of disk space (order of 1-10 GB) which persists between runs, and is cleared if you reset the project. <br/> <...
by BOINC_News
Fri Oct 09, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [GPUGrid] Project restarted
Replies: 0
Views: 25

[GPUGrid] Project restarted

<r> Dears, thanks for your patience. I updated the acemd3 apps. Also, I verified that there were very few results by apps from the old CUDA version, so I won't be re-deploying them. In other words, apps now require CUDA 10 (Linux) and CUDA 10.1 (Windows). In terms of drivers versions: CUDA 10.1 (10....
by BOINC_News
Wed Oct 07, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [GPUGrid] Suspending project
Replies: 0
Views: 23

[GPUGrid] Suspending project

Until we update the app. Sorry.

Source: http://www.gpugrid.net/forum_thread.php?id=5180
by BOINC_News
Mon Sep 21, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [Rosetta@Home] Coronavirus update from David Baker. Thank you all for your contributions!
Replies: 0
Views: 16

[Rosetta@Home] Coronavirus update from David Baker. Thank you all for your contributions!

<r> Here is a short video of David Baker describing some exciting results from <I><s>[i]</s>de novo<e>[/i]</e></I> designs targeting SARS-Cov-2.<br/> <br/> Thank you all for your contributions to this research! Although R@h was not directly used for the work described in the publication (link provid...
by BOINC_News
Wed Sep 16, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [TN-Grid] AMD COVID-19 HPC Fund Adds New Research Institutions
Replies: 0
Views: 21

[TN-Grid] AMD COVID-19 HPC Fund Adds New Research Institutions

<r> Our gene@home project (hosted by the University of Trento, Italy) has been chosen by AMD as a recipient for their COVID-19 HPC fund, see the official announcement <URL url="https://www.amd.com/en/corporate/hpc-fund"><s>[url=https://www.amd.com/en/corporate/hpc-fund]</s>https://www.amd.com/en/cor...
by BOINC_News
Wed Sep 09, 2020 5:24 am
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [GPUGrid] New paper: Small Molecule Modulation of Intrinsically Disordered Proteins Using Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Replies: 0
Views: 18

[GPUGrid] New paper: Small Molecule Modulation of Intrinsically Disordered Proteins Using Molecular Dynamics Simulations

<r> Another great GPUGRID-based work: studying the possible modulation of intrinsically disordered proteins through drugs. Herrera-Nieto P, Pérez A, De Fabritiis G, Small Molecule Modulation of Intrinsically Disordered Proteins Using Molecular Dynamics Simulations. Journal of chemical information an...
by BOINC_News
Tue Sep 08, 2020 4:44 am
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [TN-Grid] Server unreachable (2020-09-09, from 05:30 to 08:00 CEST)
Replies: 0
Views: 21

[TN-Grid] Server unreachable (2020-09-09, from 05:30 to 08:00 CEST)

<r> Wednesday 09/09, from 05:30 to 08:00 CEST, the IT services of UniTrento will not be available because of a planned IT maintenance. The TN-Grid server (hosted by UniTrento) will probably be not reachable during this period. <br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://gene.disi.unitn.it/test/forum_thread...
by BOINC_News
Wed Sep 02, 2020 4:05 am
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [GPUGrid] New paper: Computational and experimental characterization of NF023, a candidate anticancer compound inhibitin
Replies: 0
Views: 20

[GPUGrid] New paper: Computational and experimental characterization of NF023, a candidate anticancer compound inhibitin

<r> Here we studied a possible mode of action of NF023, a molecule which disrupts some protein-protein interactions (cIAP-TRAF) misregulated in cancer. The molecule is very charged and flexible, so classical docking studies aren't up to a full modeling... but large-scale MD powered by GPUGRID is. Co...
by BOINC_News
Mon Aug 31, 2020 5:17 am
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [GPUGrid] Science pages updated
Replies: 0
Views: 19

[GPUGrid] Science pages updated

Should now reflect the list of papers and badges. Some data, e.g. images, is missing.

Source: http://www.gpugrid.net/forum_thread.php?id=5157
by BOINC_News
Wed Aug 26, 2020 7:11 am
Forum: Distributed Computing News
Topic: [GPUGrid] New paper: Characterization of partially ordered states in the intrinsically disordered N-terminal domain of p
Replies: 0
Views: 23

[GPUGrid] New paper: Characterization of partially ordered states in the intrinsically disordered N-terminal domain of p

<r> The latest scientific publication obtained with your support and computation is here: Herrera-Nieto, P., Pérez, A. & De Fabritiis, G. <I><s>[i]</s>Characterization of partially ordered states in the intrinsically disordered N-terminal domain of p53 using millisecond molecular dynamics simula...