ESRI has issued a warning that a particular set of patches called a “hotfix rollup” for Windows 7 and Server 2008 will cause problems with ArcGIS. Do not manually install “hotfix rollup” KB 2775511.
This rollup is not part of the normal suite of patches delivered to Windows computers, and regular updates from MicroSoft do not pose a problem. A user would have to manually download this hotfix package to install it. Continue reading
A major aspect in communicating the results of your research lies in presenting those results in a manner that is easy to understand. That can be done through visual representations of the results. WestGrid will be providing a course on campus on May 23, hosted by Research Computing, introducing using visualisation with the Paraview program. Continue reading
Research Computing is an all new team working to coordinate Information and Communications Technology (ICT) services to better support U of S researchers.
The newly launched unit comprises experienced ICT staff already well known to many researchers: Jason Hlady; Ian MacPhedran; team leader Keith Jeffrey; and Brian Reilkoff. Continue reading