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Welcome to the Research Computing Services blog. Here you can find articles highlighting research projects, useful tools and technologies for enabling your research, workshop offerings, and other updates about our services.

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JupyterHub Now Available on Quest Analytics

Research Computing Services is pleased to announce the availability of JupyterHub on the Quest Analytics nodes. Since its introduction, Jupyter Notebook has been a...
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Supporting Research Software and Research Software Engineers

This post accompanies a poster to be presented at Educause 2019 Conference, which brings together IT professionals in higher education.  If you’re looking for...
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Research Computing on the Road: PEARC19

PEARC is a conference centered around sharing the most advanced research computing methods and technologies to researchers. This year’s conference was held in Chicago...
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Learn Cloud Computing To Accelerate Your Research

There is a huge and ever-growing range of cloud services that can be used by researchers and students, from low-level building blocks like virtual...
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Summer 2019 Data Science and Programming Workshops

The summer workshop series is back for its third year! Registration is now open for workshops in Evanston held from late June through mid-August. R: Introduction,...
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Moving Quest to the Slurm Scheduler

In the 10 years since the Quest high-performance computing cluster was first introduced, usage of computational services has continued to grow and expand across...
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