IBM announced it will provide a modified version of an IBM Watson system to Rensselaer, making it the first university to receive such a system. more
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A five-year $499,000 grant from the Henry Luce Foundation will establish the Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professorship in Computer Science. more
The NSF has awarded a $2.5-million grant to Rensselaer to enable its participation in a new international organization to accelerate research data sharing around the globe. more
The combination of powerful new hardware, a talented new director, and a continued industry focus is set to amplify the impact of the supercomputing center. more


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