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Can Swift code call C code without overhead?
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

Can Swift code call C code without overhead?

Swift is the latest hot new language from Apple. It is becoming the standard programming language on Apple systems. I complained in a previous post that Swift 3...

Myths About Machine Learning
From The Eponymous Pickle

Myths About Machine Learning

A number of useful points are embedded here. Useful to know these objections, since they will be brought up by thoughtful management. I am not sure I would call...

Video: Analysis of SSDs on SGI UV 300
From insideHPC

Video: Analysis of SSDs on SGI UV 300

Nikos Trikoupis from the City University of New York gave this talk at the HPC User Forum in Austin. "We focus on measuring the aggregate throughput delivered by...

Tom Davenport on the Four Eras of Analytics
From The Eponymous Pickle

Tom Davenport on the Four Eras of Analytics

Tom Davenport gave this talk to our Columbia University Adjunct group for the School of Professional Studies, recording below. He also mentions me and some ofhttp...

Purdue Exploratory Systems Lab
From The Eponymous Pickle

Purdue Exploratory Systems Lab

Purdue's Exploratory Systems Lab.Talk Given Today: Mohammad Sadoghi ExpoDB: An Exploratory Data Science Platform ... " ... Insight is lost in islands of data...

Penguin Computing Adds Remote Desktop Collaboration to Scyld Cloud Workstation
From insideHPC

Penguin Computing Adds Remote Desktop Collaboration to Scyld Cloud Workstation

Today Penguin Computing announced Scyld Cloud Workstation 3.0, a 3D-accelerated remote desktop solution which provides true multi-user remote desktop collaboration...

SC16 Plenary Session to Focus on HPC and Precision Medicine
From insideHPC

SC16 Plenary Session to Focus on HPC and Precision Medicine

SC16 will continue its HPC Matters Plenary session series this year with a panel discussion on HPC and Precision Medicine. "The success of all of these research...

Worlds Largest Technology Companies Create Historic Partnership on AI
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Worlds Largest Technology Companies Create Historic Partnership on AI

This is a guest blog post byGreg Hager,Computing Community Consortium(CCC) Past Chair and Professor in theDepartment of Computer ScienceatJohns Hopkins University...

Accelerating Finite Element Analysis with Intel Xeon Phi
From insideHPC

Accelerating Finite Element Analysis with Intel Xeon Phi

With the introduction of the Intel Scalable System Framework, the Intel Xeon Phi processor can speed up Finite Element Analysis significantly. Using highly tuned...

Electronic Tongue Tastes Wine
From The Eponymous Pickle

Electronic Tongue Tastes Wine

An area we explored on the coffee blending business. Was still very primitive in capabilities at the time. Some advances are seen here. How can resulting data...

Reinforcement Learning for Process Intelligence
From The Eponymous Pickle

Reinforcement Learning for Process Intelligence

Nvidia blog writes about deep learning and reinforcement learning with examples. Once again, I like considering the approach because it can have similarities to...

A New Partnership on AI
From The Eponymous Pickle

A New Partnership on AI

Newly formed, The Partnership on AI: (could use a snappier name)" ... Established to study and formulate best practices on AI technologies, to advance the public...

An Introduction to Terraform
From Writing

An Introduction to Terraform

In Part 1 of the Comprehensive Guide to Terraform series, we explained why we picked Terraform as our IAC tool of choice and not Chef, Puppet, Ansible, SaltStack...

Heat Mapping in Brick and Mortar
From The Eponymous Pickle

Heat Mapping in Brick and Mortar

An approach we used widely in our laboratory. A kind of augmented pictured reality to show changes in context that is very effective. Good to animate in theIn...

Ohio Supercomputing Center
From The Eponymous Pickle

Ohio Supercomputing Center

I was reminded of the Ohio Supercomputing Center, and their blog.Notable is AweSim:Manufacturing modeling and data analytics collaboration: What does the future...

P&G Still Loves Facebook
From The Eponymous Pickle

P&G Still Loves Facebook

In Adage:P&G, GM and Facebook Agree: Big Is Beautiful By Jack Neff.Facebook has drawn unwanted scrutiny of late over how it counts video viewership and the usefulness...

Machine Learning and Customer Loyalty
From The Eponymous Pickle

Machine Learning and Customer Loyalty

Integrating data and linking it to real business process is always key:How Data Integration and MachineLearning Improve Customer Loyalty - Part 1 and Part 2By...

E4 Computer Engineering Rolls Out GPU-accelerated OpenPOWER server
From insideHPC

E4 Computer Engineering Rolls Out GPU-accelerated OpenPOWER server

Today Italys E4 Computer Engineering announced generalavailability of the E4OP206, a GPU-accelerated OpenPOWER system designed to propel deep learning, artificial...

Nvidia Releases Cuda 8
From insideHPC

Nvidia Releases Cuda 8

Today Nvidia announced the general availability of CUDA 8 toolkit for GPU developers. "A crucial goal for CUDA 8 is to provide support for the powerful new Pascal...
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