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Australia Outlaws Warrant Canaries
From Schneier on Security

Australia Outlaws Warrant Canaries

In the US, certain types of warrants can come with gag orders preventing the recipient from disclosing the existence of warrant to anyone else. A warrant canary...

Video: NVM Express Introduction and Tutorial
From insideHPC

Video: NVM Express Introduction and Tutorial

NVM Express is a specification for accessing solid-state drives (SSDs) attached through the PCI Express (PCIe) bus. "NVM" stands as an acronym for non-volatileVideo...

Amazon Launches Home Services
From The Eponymous Pickle

Amazon Launches Home Services

Amazon Home Services. Have done some work with Amazon buying sites.  Now they have launched an offering similar to Angies List.   On the surface of it, very nicely...

Open Computing Drives Innovation and Efficiency
From insideHPC

Open Computing Drives Innovation and Efficiency

The Open Compute Project Foundation was created to design the most efficient server, storage and related designs for the next generation of data centers in an open...

OCF Builds CFD-ready Lenovo HPC Appliance
From insideHPC

OCF Builds CFD-ready Lenovo HPC Appliance

Lenovo is now offering the UK’s first ANSYS CFD-ready HPC appliance designed to ease cluster deployment while boosting engineering productivity.The post OCF Builds...

From Computational Complexity

Intuitive Proofs

As I mentioned a few months ago, I briefly joined an undergraduate research seminar my freshman year at Cornell. In that seminar I was asked if a two-dimensional...

Kraft Data Based Marketing
From The Eponymous Pickle

Kraft Data Based Marketing

An example of data driven marketing, from Kraft.    " ... The company was wedded to a TV-centric model, wasn’t committed to measurement, and thought of media buying...

Persuasive Technology
From The Eponymous Pickle

Persuasive Technology

A long time favorite topic.  How can technology persuade?    Special Report from the MIT technology review.Persuasive technologies surround us, and they’re growing...

Financial Effect of Information Management
From The Eponymous Pickle

Financial Effect of Information Management

White paper: A Forrester study determines the impact of solving business problemsBy IBMdatamag News Desk on January 30, 2015Understanding the impact on finances...

Meet a CS Finalist from Intel’s 2015 Science Talent Search!
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Meet a CS Finalist from Intel’s 2015 Science Talent Search!

The future is bright for 40 young finalists from Intel’s 2015 Science Talent Search, who as high school seniors are already completing and publishing graduate level...

X-ISS Makes Top 20 Most-Promising HPC Solution Providers
From insideHPC

X-ISS Makes Top 20 Most-Promising HPC Solution Providers

Today X-ISS announced that the company has been named among the 20 Most Promising HPC Technology Solution Providers by CIOReview magazine.The post X-ISS Makes Top...

MIT Technology Review special report on persuasive technology
From Putting People First

MIT Technology Review special report on persuasive technology

The MIT Technology Review has just published a special business report on persuasive technology, i.e. how technologies from smartphones to social media are used...

Video: Accelerating Big Data Processing with Hadoop, Spark and Memcached
From insideHPC

Video: Accelerating Big Data Processing with Hadoop, Spark and Memcached

"Using the publicly available software packages in the High-Performance Big Data (HiBD) project, we will provide case studies of the new designs for several Hadoop...

A Letter to the Lustre Community
From insideHPC

A Letter to the Lustre Community

This letter to the Lustre Community was submitted by Brent Gorda, GM, Intel High Performance Data Division Another year has passed and, with it, more growth for...

EPFL Unleashes Deneb, a Scalable HPC Architecture for Researchers and Students
From insideHPC

EPFL Unleashes Deneb, a Scalable HPC Architecture for Researchers and Students

EPFL launches Denab: a scalable HPC architecture for researchers and students. "Working with ClusterVision and Intel has proved to be a wise and productive decision...

Interesting Links 30 March 2015
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Interesting Links 30 March 2015

March is almost over and the snow in my backyard is measured in inches not feet. So spring appears to be coming albeit a bit late. The school year is progressing...

Real Time Data Analytics at Pinterest
From The Eponymous Pickle

Real Time Data Analytics at Pinterest

Short case study of the use of analytics on streaming data, using Spark.  " ... Pinterest, the company behind the visual bookmarking tool that helps you discover...

Sales by Kaizen
From The Eponymous Pickle

Sales by Kaizen

Kaizen:  Continuous improvement in sales.  " ... It's in sales that I am most intrigued by the possibilities of a kaizen strategy. A slim majority of sales people...

How will the Internet of Things Work?
From The Eponymous Pickle

How will the Internet of Things Work?

SAP community on how the IOT will really work.  I like their speculation about what the killer App might be.  I think it is doing something that we are doing haphazardly...
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The Three Faces of Cyberwar
The Three Faces of Cyberwar
03.26.2015

The different aspects of cyberwar, and what can be done about them.

Agile Methods: A Follow-up ACM Webinar
Agile Methods: A Follow-up ACM Webinar
03.26.2015

A follow-up session to the ACM webinar Agile Methods: The Good, the Hype and the Ugly will take place on March …

Battling Bias
Battling Bias
03.20.2015

A regional Grace Hopper Celebration event this week focused on "advancing a gender diverse technology workforce in New York."

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