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Exploring the Universe with the world's largest radio telescope
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SKA news: we have signed an agreement with +CERN, the European Laboratory for Particle Physics, formalising our growing collaboration in the area of extreme-scale computing or "Big Data"! Read more at http://skatel.org/news_8jE9v
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Exciting times ahead in scientific high-performance computing and data storage with the signature of this agreement between two of the largest producers of science data on the planet! With 200-300 PB of data products expected to be produced every year by CERN and SKA, this agreement will be key in tackling the exascale challenge. Read on for more information. 
SKA news: Yesterday we signed an agreement with +CERN, the European Laboratory for Particle Physics, formalising our growing collaboration in the area of extreme-scale computing or "Big Data"! Read more at http://skatel.org/news_8jE9v
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Exciting times ahead in scientific high-performance computing and data storage with the signature of this agreement between two of the largest producers of science data on the planet! With 200-300 PB of data expected to be produced every year by CERN and SKA, this agreement will be key in tackling the exascale computing challenge. Read on for more information. 
SKA news: Yesterday we signed an agreement with +CERN, the European Laboratory for Particle Physics, formalising our growing collaboration in the area of extreme-scale computing or "Big Data"! Read more at http://skatel.org/news_8jE9v
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We're honoured to have received the visit of the UK Government Chief Scientific Adviser Sir Mark Walport at the SKA Global Headquarters today for a briefing on the project! 
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SKA news: The Ministries of Ghana and South Africa announced the combination of 'first light' science observations which confirm the successful conversion of a Ghanaian communications antenna from a redundant telecoms instrument into a functioning Very Long Baseline Interferometry (VLBI) radio telescope in preparation for the second phase construction of the SKA across the African continent. Congratulations to them! http://skatel.org/news_WnZ4g
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The June issue of the SKA-France monthly bulletin is now available. Take a look to find out more about ongoing SKA activities in France! http://skatel.org/SKAFrance_wHheM

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This week we're at the European Week of Astronomy and Space Science with The Athena X-ray Observatory & the Cherenkov Telescope Array for a two-day symposium on the scientific synergies enabled by these facilities and their unprecedented capabilities!
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SKA news: the 2017 SKA Engineering Meeting kicked off in Rotterdam today! Some 315 engineers have travelled from 17 countries to attend, making it the largest SKA Engineering Meeting ever held. Read more http://skatel.org/news_wCZf0
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It is with great sadness that we acknowledge the passing of Prof. Giovanni Fabrizio Bignami, Chairman of the SKA Board of Directors http://skatel.org/news_m0Ujc
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