Oct 07, 2012 Weekend Fundraiser Update

Hello Everyone,

Thanks to the spearheading efforts of Mr. Kevin and our very generous donors, we have completed BOTH of our current fundraisers on one fell swoop.

We've ordered:

QTY 16 Hydrogen / SETI Storage Array Drives

QTY 1 Turtle Hard Drive Transport Case

QTY 8 Green Bank Transport Drives


What this fundraiser means for the project:

Green Bank: Read more »

Oct 06, 2012 Update With Fundraiser News

Hello Everyone,

Thanks to the generosity of our donors, we've completed our Green Bank Telescope Transport Drive Package fundraiser.  

As of the time of this newsletter we've raised:

Total Raised: $1999.43

We'll be ordering the 20 GBT transport drives today along with the transport Turtle case.  You can follow these purchases by visiting www.gpuug.org/purchases

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Oct. 05, 2012 Update with Special Fundraiser

Hello Everyone:

Our friend Kevin has generously agreed to help us finalize our Green Bank Data Transportation Package fundraiser.  This fundraiser will provide 20 2TB hard drives to SETI at Home which will be used to transport Green Bank Telescope data back and forth between the observation telescope and the SETI offices.

To view his thread on the SETI forum, please visit: http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/forum_thread.php?id=69623#1291830 Read more »

Aug. 14, 2012 Update (With Big News Inside)

Hello Everyone,

Let's start right off with the big news.

We were approached by Terabit Systems www.terabitsystems.com who were interested in donating hardware to the SETI @ Home project.  After much back and forth between the GPUUG staff, SETI @ Home scientists and Terabit Systems, we were able to procure a donation for the following items:

1. Brocade TurboIron 24X switch with 24P 10GBE/1GBE,SFP+. 1RU. Supports dual power (RPS11). Read more »

Aug. 03, 2012 Update

Hello Everyone,

First the big news:

1. We've officially been recognized by the IRS as a 501c3 exempt organization.  What this means to our donors is that all donations to our organization in the past and hence forth into the future are deductible from said donor's US Federal taxes. Read more »

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