Coverage at SC Online today:
Microsoft UK has launched a new competition aimed at improving lives through technology. The HPC Challenge is a High Performance Computing competition committed to helping the brightest minds in the UK innovatively solve the World’s toughest problems. The competition is open now to UK based higher education organisations and the first phase closes on 14th December 2007. Terms and conditions apply, students can register at its Web site.
The winners of the competition will receive £5,000 for their team and £5,000 for their institution; 5 runners up will get £2,000 each.
More at the web site.