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New OpenPOWER Acceleration Center Opens in France
From insideHPC

New OpenPOWER Acceleration Center Opens in France

Today IBM announced the establishment of a new POWER Acceleration and Design Center in Montpellier, France. Launched in collaboration with Nvidia and Mellanox,New...

Connected Products
From The Eponymous Pickle

Connected Products

In CGT: A natural outgrowth of the Internet of things.   New kinds of connections and opportunities. .  " ... To help IT and non IT leaders in manufacturing justify...

AMD and Dell Power Bioinformatics at University of Warsaw
From insideHPC

AMD and Dell Power Bioinformatics at University of Warsaw

Today AMD unveiled innovation in heterogeneous HPC at the Centre of New Technologies at the University of Warsaw. In a new cluster deployment called Orion, theAMD...

Intel Shakes up Leadership
From insideHPC

Intel Shakes up Leadership

Today Intel CEO Brian Krzanich announced a series of leadership and organizational changes in a message to employees. The post Intel Shakes up Leadership appeared...

Integrating an Intel Xeon Phi Cluster
From insideHPC

Integrating an Intel Xeon Phi Cluster

At the National Institute of Computational Sciences (NICS), a joint venture by the University of Tennessee and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, a joint team set...

Smart Cities and their Data
From The Eponymous Pickle

Smart Cities and their Data

A look at the new Smart City, and its implications.  In the CACM." ... The flood of information could also create new challenges, according to Pete Beckman, director...

Supporting Cooperative Research
From The Eponymous Pickle

Supporting Cooperative Research

In the CACM: Cooperative research always makes me think of our local Zakta effort.   Social and visual.  Worth taking a close look at as it continues to evolve.

Building Better Loyalty Programs
From The Eponymous Pickle

Building Better Loyalty Programs

Have noted that loyalty programs in general are looking very stale these days.  Nothing new or very engaging.In K@W:  Consumers today often belong to a host ofThis...

Examining Data Preparation Tools
From The Eponymous Pickle

Examining Data Preparation Tools

Better tools, likely that includes cognitive and context knowledge capabilities are needed.  Also paying more attention to metadata needs:  In O'Reilly:Why data...

Smartphone Apps as Car Keys
From The Eponymous Pickle

Smartphone Apps as Car Keys

A natural solution. Encrypted signals from smartphones acting as passes into all sorts of systems.  In the NYT. Though the physical key will not be completely replaced...

From Computational Complexity

Goodbye SIGACT and CRA

Tuesday I served my last day on two organizations, the ACM SIGACT Executive Committee and the CRA Board of Directors. I spent ten years on the SIGACT (Specialbig...

Nallatech Rolls Out 510T FPGA Accelerator
From insideHPC

Nallatech Rolls Out 510T FPGA Accelerator

Today Nallatech announced the 510T FPGA co-processor. Designed to deliver ultimate performance per watt for compute-intensive datacenter applications, the 510TNallatech...

Thoughts on #ISTE2015 Wednesday–Exhibit Hall
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Thoughts on #ISTE2015 Wednesday–Exhibit Hall

There are all sorts of interesting people working the various exhibit hall booths at ISTE and other conference. There are as I see it several groups or types....

Wells Fargo bank uses ethnographic research to design a better customer experience
From Putting People First

Wells Fargo bank uses ethnographic research to design a better customer experience

During a Speaker Spotlight Q&A at Forrester’s CXNYC 2015 conference for customer experience professionals, Mark McCormick, Wells Fargo’s Head of Wholesale UserWells...

Interview with HTC’s head designer on experience design
From Putting People First

Interview with HTC’s head designer on experience design

Drew Bamford is the person responsible for making the ITC’s experience design – how the company’s devices feel and work like ‘HTC phones’ rather than just another...

Industrial Internet Reference Architecture
From The Eponymous Pickle

Industrial Internet Reference Architecture

via the Industrial Internet ConsortiumIndustrial Internet Reference ArchitectureThank You For Your Interest In The Industrial Internet Reference Architecture Technical...

Cooling Your Clothing
From The Eponymous Pickle

Cooling Your Clothing

 In IEEE Spectrum. High Tech Material Will Make Clothes Cool So You Don't Need AC Although developing more power-efficient air conditioners and building greener...

Bright Cluster Manager 7.1 Release Coming to ISC 2015
From insideHPC

Bright Cluster Manager 7.1 Release Coming to ISC 2015

Today Bright Computing announced it will be releasing Version 7.1 of Bright Cluster Manager for HPC at the ISC 2015 conference. The event takes place July 12-16...

ALCC Challenge Awards 1.7 Billion Core Hours to Science Projects
From insideHPC

ALCC Challenge Awards 1.7 Billion Core Hours to Science Projects

The U.S. Department of Energy’s ALCC challenge has awarded 24 projects a total of 1.7 billion core-hours at the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility. The postALCC...
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