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Recent TechCenter Activity

High-Performance Computing (HPC) Blog – SciPy 2010 Conference Wrap-up and Thoughts . The SciPy 2010 conference was held at UT Austin's AT&T Conference Center. Kudos to the conference organizers at Enthought for organizing a great meeting. The attendance was the largest it's been in years, the talks and tutorials were excellent and the facilities fantastic.

Featured Video of the Week – Dell PowerEdge M610x Blade Server. This week's Video of the Week comes to us from Chris Christian, from our Enterprise Product team. Chris will give us an overview of the new PowerEdge M610x Blade Server. Chris explains how the M610x helps you deploy the right solutions in your Datacenter.

Blog – Dell OpenManage 6.3 for Ubuntu. The Dell Linux OS engineering team is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Dell OpenManage Server Administrator version 6.3 compiled for Ubuntu 9.10 or later and packaged in .deb format. This release is community-supported only, meaning that support is available only via the linux-poweredge@lists.us.dell.com mailing list.

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