University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Sole Source #R0035721
Announcement of a Sole Source Purchase
Vendor: James River Technical
Terms: One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
Thursday August 26, 2004
a contract for
a used Altix 32 processer system
James River Technical
The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) currently has a loaner 32 processer system from James River Technical, while awaiting the deliver of a 1024 processor. NCSA intends to purchase and keep the used 32 processor system as it will greatly enhance the ability to bring the main system up and operational for users in a shorter time frame, once the 1024 arrives. The 32 processer will also function as an interactive machine for testig codes on a smaller scale before they are run on the 1024 processor.
James River Technical is the only authorized reseller for Silicon Graphics equipment and services for the University of Illinois.
For additional information, contact:
Phone: (217) 333-3587
FAX: (217) 244-7941