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Monday, 20 January 2014

Australian climate change weather fouls up Melbourne's supercomputers



http://www.theregister.co.uk/2014/01/20/supercomputers_suffer_in_global_warming_meltdown/
Call it climate or call it unusual weather, but last week's five-day heat wave in the Australian city of Melbourne got the sweat running at one of the country's major supercomputing facilities, the Victorian Life Science Computation Initiative (VLSCI).
The problem for sysadmins at VLSCI was simple: with temperatures remaining above 40°C for four days in a row, Melbourne's water got too hot, exceeding the intake specification for the facility's cooling system.

The Register

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