Blade runner

Published: April 2010

Michael Bourque became head of Boston College’s Office of Information Technology, with its staff of 200, in January 2010. Over two days in early spring, he led @BC on a tour of the University’s main data center in St. Clement’s Hall—from the former chapel’s 24-hour skybox command post and multi-tasking blade servers to the rivers of wiring beneath the floor.

This feature was posted on Wednesday, April 21, 2010 and is filed under Audio Slideshows.
Executive Producer: Ravi Jain, Producer: Miles Benson, Photographer: Gary Wayne Gilbert, Audio: Ravi Jain. With thanks to Michael Bourque, vice president of Information Technology Services, and Leo Chaharyn, director of systems management, Information Technology Services.