News and Events

May 2023 Update

ORCD news and updates for May. 

New Year Message to ORCD Community

Just as 2022 ended, two remarkable results came out that will impact research computing in the long run.

IAP Update

Helping the MIT research community serves as a mission element for ORCD and I’d like to direct your attention to useful and important IAP classes.

December CRCD Update

In the last few weeks, we have finalized the membership of the Committee on Research Computing and Data (CRCD), and on December 9th, we held our first meeting.

Holyoke zero carbon data center expansion


Check out the recent article about ORCD and MGHPCC from our friends at Gazettenet.

Message from Peter Fisher

I am writing to tell you about the new MIT Office for Research Computing and Data (ORCD)1. As ORCD’s inaugural head, my aim is to reach all of the research computing stakeholders across the Institute to ensure they know about this important new resource, and this message constitutes the first step in doing that.

Who we work with

We have worked with partners at MIT and beyond to develop ORCD’s early vision.

Welcome to SuperCloud

In this letter, we write about SuperCloud from the perspective of a newbie user, Peter Fisher, and a pro, Lauren Milechin.

August 2022 Hello from ORCD

Hello world!