National Center for Supercomputing Applications


Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

National Center for Supercomputing Applications

(body, World-Wide Web)
(NCSA) The birthplace of the first version of the Mosaic World-Wide Web browser.

Address: Urbana, IL, USA.

http://ncsa.uiuc.edu/.

References in periodicals archive ?
The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) provides computing, data, networking, and visualization resources and services that help scientists and engineers across the country better understand our world.
To learn more about the National Center for Supercomputing Applications, visit http://www.
The National Center for Supercomputing Applications is developing a custom version of their Mosaic for this test-bed with sufficient client and server-interfaces and gateways (e.
At the same time, Dow has entered into an industry partnership with the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), providing access to expertise and equipment which will accelerate Dow's discovery processes.
The TeraGrid marries the supercomputing power of eight institutions: the San Diego Supercomputer Center, Texas Advanced Computing Center, University of Chicago-Argonne National Laboratory, National Center for Supercomputing Applications, Purdue University, Indiana University, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center.
of Management Information and the National Center for Supercomputing Applications, the OCLC will store the amassed digital information in open-source repositories and determine their suitability for archiving various kinds of digital information.
IBM has the two most powerful supercomputers on the list -- the classified ASCI White at Lawrence Livermore National Lab, and the unclassified NERSC machine; as well as the most powerful Linux-based supercomputers - 1024 processor systems at Shell and the National Center for Supercomputing Applications.
The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has installed two IBM Linux clusters, creating the world's fastest Linux supercomputer in academia.
Carmen Gordillo, both at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, report their findings in the Oct.
The trend is particularly visible in the twin cities of Urbana and Champaign, home to the University of Illinois, the National Center for Supercomputing Applications, a community computer network called Prairienet and thousands of on-line computerphiles.
Anyone with an Internet connection can download a Web server and browser for free from places like the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at the University of Illinois (where NCSA Mosaic was developed) (NCSA, 1994) or CERN, the European High Energy Physics Research organization where the Web began (Berners-Lee, 1994).
The Mosaic web browser software was developed at the university's National Center for Supercomputing Applications.

Encyclopedia browser ?
Full browser ?