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Welcome to the latest edition of the Research IT newsletter! Available each month, the newsletter is focused on keeping University of Manchester researchers up to date with news that directly affects your research activities including new platforms, training and events.  From now on the only way to receive the newsletter will be to subscribe so make sure you subscribe today using the link below. We also want to hear from you - the research community - so please send us news stories or events that are of relevance to researchers across the University or details of your research success stories!
The next edition of the newsletter will be published in November so to ensure that you receive a copy subscribe today.

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This is the last Research IT newsletter that will be distributed through mailing lists across the University.  If you would like to keep receiving updates on new services, resources and training from Research IT please subscribe to our mailing list.
You can also keep up to date with all Research IT activities through the Research IT Twitter account.

Are you on board Dropbox for Business?

Dropbox for Business, our external file sharing service, is arriving soon.  Stopover and find out what’s on offer and how to get on board.

Apply for Access to Xeon Phi

The Hartree Centre has announced a 7th programme of access to its Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessor cluster. This is for projects from academia and industry that would like to experiment with their code on this exciting new architecture.


First Conference of Research Software Engineers

Are you one of a growing number of people in academia who combine expertise in programming with an intricate understanding of research? If so then you are a research software engineer (RSE)!  The inaugural conference of RSEs took place in Manchester in early September and the presentations are now available online along with many of the workshop training materials.

Research IT Expertise Helps Human Brain Simulation

Research IT has been providing the SpiNNaker project with research software engineer (RSE) expertise to help them simulate billions of simple neurons in order to create brain inspired computing systems.


Research IT Training

Research IT has announced two new training courses.
Both training courses will take place at the University of Manchester and are free to attend but registration is required.
Research IT run a series of hands-on training courses which provide skills for researchers to further enhance their research. For information on our courses or other training that we can provide, please take a look at our training catalogue or contact us.

About Us

About Research IT Services

We provide specialised eResearch capabilities to University of Manchester researchers, helping you to realise your aspirations and support you in conducting world leading, high impact research. Working with you to eliminate barriers, increase your productivity and continuously expand what’s possible.

Find out more about Research IT and let us know how we can help you.


Research Satisfaction Survey

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Next edition

The next edition of this newsletter will be circulated at the beginning of November 2016.

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News items should be submitted before 25th October 2016 for possible inclusion in the next edition. News from academic colleagues and researchers are most welcome.

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