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Second Intel Parallel Computing Center Opens at SDSC
From insideHPC

Second Intel Parallel Computing Center Opens at SDSC

Intel has opened a second parallel computing center at the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC), at the University of California, San Diego. The focus of thisSecond...

ExaNeSt European Consortium to Develop Exascale Architecture
From insideHPC

ExaNeSt European Consortium to Develop Exascale Architecture

In this special guest feature, Robert Roe from Scientific Computing World reports that a new Exascale computing architecture using ARM processors is being developed...

Video: Theta & Aurora – Big Systems for Big Science
From insideHPC

Video: Theta & Aurora – Big Systems for Big Science

"Aurora’s revolutionary architecture features Intel’s HPC scalable system framework and 2nd generation Intel Omni-Path Fabric. The system will have a combined total...

10,000-Year-Old Warfare
From Schneier on Security

10,000-Year-Old Warfare

Evidence of primitive warfare from Kenya's Rift Valley....

Gamifying in the Lumberyard
From The Eponymous Pickle

Gamifying in the Lumberyard

One of the reasons that gamification is hard to do is that good, engaging games are hard to develop.   Thus expensive to create and test and adapt.   This prevented...

Supply Chain Management Prorities
From The Eponymous Pickle

Supply Chain Management Prorities

In the APQC Blog:  Not unexpected view This is a survey to look at expectations.  I would have further looked at expectations that technologies, like the internet...

The 2016 National Threat Assessment
From Schneier on Security

The 2016 National Threat Assessment

It's National Threat Assessment Day. Published annually by the Director of National Intelligence, the "Worldwide Threat Assessment of the US Intelligence Community"...

2016 OpenPOWER Summit Announces Speaker Agenda
From insideHPC

2016 OpenPOWER Summit Announces Speaker Agenda

Today, the OpenPOWER Foundation announced the lineup of speakers for the OpenPOWER Summit 2016, taking place April 5-8 at NVIDIA’s GPU Technology Conference (GTC)...

President Establishes a Commission on Enhancing Cybersecurity
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

President Establishes a Commission on Enhancing Cybersecurity

President Obama just announced his plan to implement a Cybersecurity National Action Plan (CNAP) that will take near-term actions and put in place a long-term strategy...

Video: Supercomputing at the University of Buffalo
From insideHPC

Video: Supercomputing at the University of Buffalo

In this WGRZ video, researchers describe supercomputing at the Center for Computational Research at the University of Buffalo. "The Center’s extensive computing...

NSF CISE Distinguished Lecture Series – Erik Winfee
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

NSF CISE Distinguished Lecture Series – Erik Winfee

The National Science Foundation (NSF) Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) is pleased to announce a distinguished lecture on...

Goals for Thermostats in the Smart Home
From The Eponymous Pickle

Goals for Thermostats in the Smart Home

In the midst of putting together a 'practical smart home'.  We experimented with this idea at the innovation centers from 2000 on,  and I demonstrated the ideaIn...

New CFD and Geometry Interfaces in Pointwise Meshing Software
From insideHPC

New CFD and Geometry Interfaces in Pointwise Meshing Software

Today Pointwise announced the latest release of its meshing software featuring updated native interfaces to computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and geometry codes...

Tom Davenport: Beyond Automation ...  CSIG Talk
From The Eponymous Pickle

Tom Davenport: Beyond Automation ... CSIG Talk

" ... Cognitive Systems Institute Group Speaker Series call this week, on Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 10:30 am ET (7:30 am PT).  Our presenter on Thursday will...

A Look at Less well Known Visual Tools
From The Eponymous Pickle

A Look at Less well Known Visual Tools

Visualization is a key way to understand your data.   I believe it is the key first step to any analytics problem.  Here a look at a number of tools, many of which...

SURFsara in the Netherlands Upgrades Bull Supercomputer to 1.8 Petaflops
From insideHPC

SURFsara in the Netherlands Upgrades Bull Supercomputer to 1.8 Petaflops

Today SURFsara in the Netherlands announced it will expand the capacity of their Cartesius national supercomputer in the second half of 2016. With an upgrade to...

Showing Computers a Better Way to Learn
From The Eponymous Pickle

Showing Computers a Better Way to Learn

Interesting view.    Still think there is a big gap understanding the hardware, software and algorithms used by the brain.  Yet this is a good first step, accurately...

HPE to Deliver SGI UV Technology for Mission Critical Solutions
From insideHPC

HPE to Deliver SGI UV Technology for Mission Critical Solutions

Today, SGI and Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced an agreement in which HPE will OEM the SGI UV technology as the foundation for an 8-socket system – the HPEHPE...

Power of How to Videos
From The Eponymous Pickle

Power of How to Videos

Google on how to videos, pitching YouTube, with as always,  interesting stats.  I remember the family using a 'how to tie a necktie' in the early days of the Web...
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