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Obama Establishes National Strategic Computing Initiative
From insideHPC

Obama Establishes National Strategic Computing Initiative

Today President Obama issued an Executive Order establishing the National Strategic Computing Initiative (NSCI) to ensure the United States continues leading high...

CSTA Professional Development Committee
From Computer Science Teachers Association

CSTA Professional Development Committee

The Professional Development Committee’s purpose is to improve teaching and learning in the computing disciplines by identifying the ongoing professional development...

The Service Innovation Triangle
From The Eponymous Pickle

The Service Innovation Triangle

This week’s presenters for the ISSIP Service Innovation Weekly Speaker Series is  Drs. Peder Inge Furseth (Norwegian Business School ) and Richard Cuthberts (University...

Intel’s Raj Hazra on the Convergence of HPC & Big Data at ISC 2015
From insideHPC

Intel’s Raj Hazra on the Convergence of HPC & Big Data at ISC 2015

In this video from ISC 2015, Intel's Raj Hazra explores how new innovations and Intel’s Scalable System Framework approach can maximize the potential in the new...

Video: CSCS Focuses on Sustainability at ISC 2015
From insideHPC

Video: CSCS Focuses on Sustainability at ISC 2015

In this video from ISC 2015, Michele De Lorenzi sits down with Rich Brueckner from insideHPC to discuss the latest updates from the conference and how the CSCSVideo...

Fugitive Located by Spotify
From Schneier on Security

Fugitive Located by Spotify

The latest in identification by data: Webber said a tipster had spotted recent activity from Nunn on the Spotify streaming service and alerted law enforcement....

Radio Free HPC Looks at 3D XPoint Non-Volatile Memory
From insideHPC

Radio Free HPC Looks at 3D XPoint Non-Volatile Memory

In this video, the Radio Free HPC team looks at the newly announced 3D XPoint technology from Intel and Micron. "3D XPoint ushers in a new class of non-volatile...

SAP Pitches Strongly to C Level execs
From The Eponymous Pickle

SAP Pitches Strongly to C Level execs

In AdAge: Wasn't this always SAP's approach?  The specifics of a digital magazine, with strong content advertising follow up, appears to be new.  " ... SAP Launches...

Sighthound Computer Vision
From The Eponymous Pickle

Sighthound Computer Vision

Powered by Computer VisionSighthound uses computer vision technology to distinguish between people and objects. By using advanced algorithms, Sighthound is able...

SGI UV 300H 20-Socket Appliance Now SAP HANA Certified
From insideHPC

SGI UV 300H 20-Socket Appliance Now SAP HANA Certified

Today SGI announced that its SGI UV 300H is now SAP-certified to run the SAP HANA platform in controlled availability at 20-sockets— delivering up to 15 terabytes...

NIH Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) Initiative Request for Applications
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

NIH Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) Initiative Request for Applications

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Big Data to Knowledge initiative (BD2K) has announced the release of an Request for Applications (RFA) for software and...

TACC Puts Chameleon Cloud Testbed into Production
From insideHPC

TACC Puts Chameleon Cloud Testbed into Production

Today the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) announced that its new Chameleon testbed is in full production for researchers across the country. Designed toTACC...

HPC Market Update from IDC
From insideHPC

HPC Market Update from IDC

In this video from ISC 2015, Earl Joseph and Bob Sorensen from IDC provide an HPC Market Update. Additional topics include: the HPC Market in Europe, HPDA Update...

P&G's Next CEO
From The Eponymous Pickle

P&G's Next CEO

In Adage:What You Should Know About P&G's Next CEO, David TaylorDavid Taylor, an electrical engineer by training who spent twice as long in manufacturing as marketing...

NTT and Eldercare Robotics in Japan
From The Eponymous Pickle

NTT and Eldercare Robotics in Japan

In Mashable: We examined this for applications in the smart home.  It had already advanced considerably in Japan a decade a ago.  They had done a particularly good...

Looking for Value in Data
From The Eponymous Pickle

Looking for Value in Data

Data Assets: A long time  exploration of mine, how do I determine data value in context?  In part the value is a;ways understood in term of analytic value, and...

Citizen Developers
From The Eponymous Pickle

Citizen Developers

First I had heard of the term. In CWorld: " .... For IT, harnessing the talents of business users who  code can be well worth the effort of supporting them. ......

Bizarre High-Tech Kidnapping
From Schneier on Security

Bizarre High-Tech Kidnapping

This is a story of a very high-tech kidnapping: FBI court filings unsealed last week showed how Denise Huskins' kidnappers used anonymous remailers, image sharing...

From Computational Complexity

Explain this Scenario in Jeapardy and some more thoughts

In the last post I had the following scenario: Larry, Moe, and Curly are on Jeopardy. Going into Final Jeopardy: Larry has $50,000, Moe has $10,000, Curly has...

Amazon Proposes a Flight Plan
From The Eponymous Pickle

Amazon Proposes a Flight Plan

Not as much a joke as has been suggested.   " ... Following the FAA's recent relaxation of commercial drone flight regulations, Amazon is forging ahead with plans...
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