Newsletter for 24 November 2007

Posted on 24th November 2007

Hi All,

Its almost the end of term! This week we have a Christmas Social, Gaming
and a guest lecture from IBM on virtualisation.

--- Timetable ------------------------------

This week:

- Monday, 18:30, Pub Social, Phantom Coach
- Wednesday, 14:00-15:00, L4 (Science Concourse), IBM Guest Lecture
(Virtualise Everything and Save the Planet!)
- Wednesday, 16:00-17:00, DCS, Exec Meeting
- Wednesday, 19:00, A0.23 Social Studies, WUGLUG Meeting
- Friday 30th November, 18:00-21:00, Wing Wah's, Society Christmas Social
- Friday 30th November, 21:00-04:00, Post-Christmas Social Gaming

(Please see: for updated list)

-- Notices -------------------------------------------

For the Christmas Social, you'll need to signup on the Society website
at ( There's no limit
but we'll need to know soon if we are to book a place.

--- Phantom Coach Pub Social ------------

The Social (Monday) starts at 18:30 at the Phantom Coach on the A45.


Society Books: WUGLUG and CompSoc have the opportunity to request
sample review books from O'Reily, in return we have to write a small
review. You can request that we ask for a book by emailing the WUGLUG

Network Cable: Can be obtained by emailing the exec, cost 0.40 + 20p
per metre, e.g. 0.40 + (5 x 0.2) = £1.40 (5 metres), 0.40 + (10 *
0.20) = £2.40 (10 metres) etc.

Disk Space: Why not upgrade your CompSoc account disk quota? £2.50
for 500Mb, email the tech team to upgrade your account.


Thats all for now folks!

Si Hammond

Postgraduate - PhD,
High Performance Systems Group,
University of Warwick, UK