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Being a Change Agent via Analytics
From The Eponymous Pickle

Being a Change Agent via Analytics

Like the simplicity angle ....  How to be a change agent using analytics By Lisa BodellWhat does it mean to be a change agent in business today? When I spoke to...

Technology and Skills
From The Eponymous Pickle

Technology and Skills

In Medium:  A look at how technology is influencing our skills.   Technology has always moved skills to new places.  Retraining takes time and experiences.   So...

Call for Participation & Student Travel Support: MVAPICH User Group
From insideHPC

Call for Participation & Student Travel Support: MVAPICH User Group

The MVAPICH User Group (MUG) meeting has issued its Call for Participation and Student Travel Support. The event takes place August 15-17 in Columbus, Ohio. "Student...

Symposium on Accelerating Science: A Grand Challenge for AI
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Symposium on Accelerating Science: A Grand Challenge for AI

The following is a guest blog by Vasant G Honavar, a Computing Community Consortium (CCC) council member and a Pennsylvania State University professor. The emergence...

Video: Platform Independent Profiling of a QCD Code
From insideHPC

Video: Platform Independent Profiling of a QCD Code

"We present a procedure of implementing the intermediate profiling for openQCD code that will enable the global reduction of the cost of profiling and optimizing...

NIH Study on Big Data and Imaging Analysis Yields High-Res Brain Map
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

NIH Study on Big Data and Imaging Analysis Yields High-Res Brain Map

National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded researchers have more than doubled the knowledge of the functional areas of the human brain. NIH Director, Francis Collins...

Enter Your Machine Learning Code in the Cognitive Cup
From insideHPC

Enter Your Machine Learning Code in the Cognitive Cup

"OpenPOWER is all about creating a broad ecosystem with opportunities to accelerate your workloads. For the Cognitive Cup, we provide two types of accelerators:...

Job of the Week: Computer & Information Analyst at University of Cincinnati
From insideHPC

Job of the Week: Computer & Information Analyst at University of Cincinnati

The University of Cincinnati is seeking a Computer & Information Analyst in our Job of the Week. The post Job of the Week: Computer & Information Analyst at University...

Video: HPE Enhances Software Stack for High Performance Computing
From insideHPC

Video: HPE Enhances Software Stack for High Performance Computing

In this video from ISC 2016, Dave Sundstrom from Hewlett Packard Enterprise describes the newly enhanced HPE Software Stack for High Performance Computing. "The...

Offloading vs Native Execution on Intel Xeon Phi Coprocessors
From insideHPC

Offloading vs Native Execution on Intel Xeon Phi Coprocessors

"Native execution is good for application that are performing operations that map to parallelism either in threads or vectors. However, running natively on theOffloading...

Real-World Security and the Internet of Things
From Schneier on Security

Real-World Security and the Internet of Things

Disaster stories involving the Internet of Things are all the rage. They feature cars (both driven and driverless), the power grid, dams, and tunnel ventilation...

From Computational Complexity

GAMES/EC 2016

This week I report from Maastricht in the Netherlands from the GAMES 2016, the 5th World Congress of the Game Theory Society. By having their congress every four...

Working with Emerging Market Data
From The Eponymous Pickle

Working with Emerging Market Data

Working with emergent market data, some useful rules of thumb.   In the HBR.   " ... Emerging-market data can be challenging to work with due to significant data...

Advanced Placement  CS Principles Off By One Errors
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Advanced Placement CS Principles Off By One Errors

I’m learning about the new AP CS Principles class the week. There is some good stuff in it. On the other hand the arrays in the pseudo code that is used to write...

Supply Chain Metrics in Household and Beauty
From The Eponymous Pickle

Supply Chain Metrics in Household and Beauty

Good report out of SupplyChainInsights.Supply Chain Metrics That Matter: A Focus on Household Products, and Beauty Companies – 2016" ... Report Details: This report...

Detecting When a Smartphone Has Been Compromised
From Schneier on Security

Detecting When a Smartphone Has Been Compromised

Andrew "bunnie" Huang and Edward Snowden have designed a smartphone case that detects unauthorized transmissions by the phone. Paper. Three news articles. Looks...

Podcast: UT Chancellor William McCraven on What Makes TACC Successful
From insideHPC

Podcast: UT Chancellor William McCraven on What Makes TACC Successful

"It's great to have these incredible servers and incredible processors, but if you don't have the people to run them - if you don't have the people that are passionate...

Encyclopedia of Interaction
From The Eponymous Pickle

Encyclopedia of Interaction

An update on this work, which I first examined in 2011.  Still apparently a free resource.   The Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction, 2nd Ed. ...  from the...

The “Tire Tracks” Diagram Corrected and Humanized by National Academy Workshop Report
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

The “Tire Tracks” Diagram Corrected and Humanized by National Academy Workshop Report

The following blog post is by CCC Vice Chair and University of Wisconsin-Madison Professor Mark D. Hill.  I write about a recent Computer Science and Telecommunications...

Supermicro Now Shipping Intel Xeon Phi Systems with Omni-Path
From insideHPC

Supermicro Now Shipping Intel Xeon Phi Systems with Omni-Path

"With our latest innovations incorporating Intel Xeon Phi processors in a performance and density optimized Twin architecture and 100Gbps OPA switch for high bandwidth...
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