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Video: Exploring I/O Challenges at Exascale
From insideHPC

Video: Exploring I/O Challenges at Exascale

"Clear trends in the past and current petascale systems (i.e., Jaguar and Titan) and the new generation of systems that will transition us toward exascale (i.e....

Finalists Announced for Gordon Bell Prize in HPC
From insideHPC

Finalists Announced for Gordon Bell Prize in HPC

"High performance computing continues to underwrite the progress of research using computational methods for the analysis and modeling of complex phenomena,” said...

Mellanox Open New Singapore Headquarters to Strengthen HPC in Asia
From insideHPC

Mellanox Open New Singapore Headquarters to Strengthen HPC in Asia

Today Mellanox announced the opening of its new APAC headquarters and solutions centre in Singapore. The Company’s new APAC headquarters will feature a technology...

Interesting Internet-Based Investigative Techniques
From Schneier on Security

Interesting Internet-Based Investigative Techniques

In this article, detailing the Australian and then worldwide investigation of a particularly heinous child-abuse ring, there are a lot of details of the pedophile...

The Evolution of HPC
From insideHPC

The Evolution of HPC

When the history of HPC is viewed in terms of technological approaches, three epochs emerge. The most recent epoch, that of co-design systems, is new and somewhat...

Cutler-Bell Scholarship Deadline November 1 2016
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Cutler-Bell Scholarship Deadline November 1 2016

Dave Cutler and Gordon Bell have funded an amazing CS competition for American high school students. Last year’s winners had some truly impressive projects. Doawards...

Researchers work to predict the future of transit
From Phys.org Technology News

Researchers work to predict the future of transit

Haris N. Koutsopoulos believes that our ability to predict the future has the potential to enable various innovations in public transit. The short-term future,...

Refugee who made it returns with drone to halt drownings
From Phys.org Technology News

Refugee who made it returns with drone to halt drownings

Standing on a pebbled beach on the Greek island of Lesbos, Mehdi Salehi searches for a good spot to set his drone loose.

Bags don't fly free: Charges have boosted airlines' departure performances, study finds
From Phys.org Technology News

Bags don't fly free: Charges have boosted airlines' departure performances, study finds

When most major airlines began charging flyers for checked bags in 2008, travelers grumbled. Southwest Airlines—one of the most successfully run airlines in history—even...

Data Snooping in Practice
From The Eponymous Pickle

Data Snooping in Practice

Good piece on the topic, though I had never called it that.    Thought it was something about security.  Another example of the lack of standards in the industry...

On Quantum Computing
From The Eponymous Pickle

On Quantum Computing

In the Edge,  a conversation with Seth Llyod, Professor, Quantum Mechanical Engineering, MIT; Principal Investigator, Research Laboratory of Electronics; Author...

Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Intel Alliance Delivers New Centers of Excellence for HPC
From insideHPC

Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Intel Alliance Delivers New Centers of Excellence for HPC

Intel and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) have recently created two new Centers of Excellence (CoE) to help customers gain hands-on experience with High Performance...

Positive Computing: a novel research field to promote human wellbeing
From XRDS

Positive Computing: a novel research field to promote human wellbeing

Technology has undoubtedly improved at vertiginous speeds in the last decades. However, there is no evidence that all this technology is helping increase the people’s...

NSF Awards $110 Million for XSEDE 2.0
From insideHPC

NSF Awards $110 Million for XSEDE 2.0

Today, the National Science Foundation (NSF) announced a $110 million award to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and 18 partner institutions to continue...

CCC Blue Sky Ideas Conference Tracks
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

CCC Blue Sky Ideas Conference Tracks

Are you helping organize a conference in the near future? Consider having a Blue Sky Ideas Conference Track!  The Computing Community Consortium (CCC) sponsors...

Dangers of Marketing Optimization
From The Eponymous Pickle

Dangers of Marketing Optimization

Have been involved in a number of marketing optimization projects in the brands.   Are the new attempts at predictive analytics causing us to expect too much with...

Avere Systems Teams with Cycle Computing for High Performance Multi-cloud Orchestration
From insideHPC

Avere Systems Teams with Cycle Computing for High Performance Multi-cloud Orchestration

Today Avere Systems and Cycle Computing announced a technology integration that enables hybrid high-performance computing (HPC) in popular public cloud computing...

Fujitsu Unveils Processor Details for Post-K Computer
From insideHPC

Fujitsu Unveils Processor Details for Post-K Computer

The Fujitsu Journal has posted details on a recent Hot Chips presentation by Toshio Yoshida about the instruction set architecture (ISA) of the Post-K processor...

Samsung Scoop Speaker
From The Eponymous Pickle

Samsung Scoop Speaker

A competitor to the Amazon Echo?   Indications of voice activation.  Samsung Scoop.  Advanced cognitive skills are unclear.  But note Samsung previous devices like...

Visual Consulting Book
From The Eponymous Pickle

Visual Consulting Book

Friend and colleague David Sibbet who taught us many visualization techniques is writing a new book.  Many links below at the tab to his work." ...President and...
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