Category Archives: Networking

“We’ve found that a lot of network users either have unrealistically high or unrealistically low expectations.” —Chris Rapier, PSC network applications engineer Chris probably didn’t notice the slight pause as I took that in, composed myself for the next interview … Continue reading

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Friday, Feb. 8, 17:03 Nick Nystrom sat down with Bill Flanagan yesterday to talk about Sherlock for Bill’s show. It went well; Nick’s good at explaining things, and Bill of course has done this a few times before.  It’ll air … Continue reading

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A group of high school students were touring SC12 on Wednesday afternoon, and the PSC booth was one of their scheduled stops. I figured I’d tag along with one of the groups; see what they were interested in, maybe get … Continue reading

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We recently welcomed Nate Robinson to the PSC team as our newest, and coincidentally youngest, network engineer.  Nate comes from a small town in central Pennsylvania whose county boasts only one stoplight. Yes, that’s one in the entire county!  He … Continue reading

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Here at the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center we provide a vast amount of computing resources to scientists and researchers all over the country. In many cases, these users need to transfer an incredibly large amount of data into and out of PSC … Continue reading

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