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MIT Lincoln Laboratory Takes the Mystery Out of Supercomputing
From insideHPC

MIT Lincoln Laboratory Takes the Mystery Out of Supercomputing

"Many supercomputer users, like the big DOE labs, are implementing these next generation systems. They are now engaged in significant code modernization efforts...

Reviewing Turings Enigma
From The Eponymous Pickle

Reviewing Turings Enigma

Reviewed the book:  Alan Turing: The Enigma  by Alan Hodges. Hodges also has a site that provides resource materials and updates to the book at   http://www.turing...

I’ve done both.
From The Noisy Channel

I’ve done both.

I’ve done both. Much of the work I do involves helping teams with prioritization, evaluation, choosing among architectural or algorithmic options, hiring, etc....

IBM Announces Cognitive Principles
From The Eponymous Pickle

IBM Announces Cognitive Principles

Announcement by IBM in Davos.January 17, 2017 | Written by: IBM THINK BlogCategorized: Cognitive ComputingWe are in the early days of a promising new technology...

3D Data Optimization by Simplygon
From The Eponymous Pickle

3D Data Optimization by Simplygon

Interesting play,  taking a close look.    Initially used for game applications, and I expect further used for dealing with multiple dimensional data in interactive...

IEEE on the Kuri Robot
From The Eponymous Pickle

IEEE on the Kuri Robot

Previously mentioned.  The Kuri Robot, by Bosch and Mayfield,  scheduled to be out later this year.  ... Mayfield Robotics Announces Kuri, a $700 Home Robot   By...

Predicting Machine Problems with Deep Learning
From The Eponymous Pickle

Predicting Machine Problems with Deep Learning

Maintenance prediction is something we worked on.  Here a related application that has many possibilities.   How about very rare breakdown occurences?  In IEEEDeep...

Contributions of PCAST
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Contributions of PCAST

Contributions to this post were made by CCC Chair Beth Mynatt and CCC Director Ann Drobnis. The President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST)...

Video: AI – The Next HPC Workload
From insideHPC

Video: AI – The Next HPC Workload

“From new cloud offerings on AWS and Azure, to Summit and Sierra, the 150+ PF supercomputers being built by the US in 2017, new AI workloads are driving the rapid...

China to Develop Exascale Prototype in 2017
From insideHPC

China to Develop Exascale Prototype in 2017

The Xinhua news agency reports that China is planning to develop a prototype exascale supercomputer by the end of 2017. "A complete computing system of the exascale...

Cray to Develop ARM-based Isambard Supercomputer for UK Met Office
From insideHPC

Cray to Develop ARM-based Isambard Supercomputer for UK Met Office

“This is an exciting time in high performance computing,” said Prof Simon McIntosh-Smith, leader of the project and Professor of High Performance Computing at the...

DDN and Inspur Sign Agreement for Joint Sales & Marketing
From insideHPC

DDN and Inspur Sign Agreement for Joint Sales & Marketing

Today DataDirect Networks announced a joint sales and marketing agreement with Inspur, a leading China-based, cloud-computing and total-solution-and-services provider...

Video: A Look at the Mogon II HPC Cluster at Johannes Gutenberg University
From insideHPC

Video: A Look at the Mogon II HPC Cluster at Johannes Gutenberg University

In this video, Prof. Dr.-Ing. André Brinkmann from the JGU datacenter describes the Mogon II cluster, a 580 Teraflop system currently ranked #265 on the TOP500....

Leadership in a Cognitive era
From The Eponymous Pickle

Leadership in a Cognitive era

Discussion starting in the Cognitive Systems Linkedin Group.   Join us in the conversation.Points to a Forbes article. How will leadership change in the Cognitive...

Raspberry Pi Upgrade
From The Eponymous Pickle

Raspberry Pi Upgrade

Raspberry Pi upgrades Compute Module with 10 times the CPU performance ... Compute Module for embedded computing gets first big upgrade since 2014.   by Jon Brodkin...

Forbes on Uses of AI today
From The Eponymous Pickle

Forbes on Uses of AI today

In Forbes:  Mostly well known, and can be said that most of these are very focused applications.  The assistant applications like Siri and Alexa, can be said to...

Living The Dream
From The Noisy Channel

Living The Dream

A year ago, I decided to take a break from full-time employment and explore a mix of consulting, advising, writing, and speaking. Continue reading on Medium »

WhatsApp Security Vulnerability
From Schneier on Security

WhatsApp Security Vulnerability

Back in March, Rolf Weber wrote about a potential vulnerability in the WhatsApp protocol that would allow Facebook to defeat perfect forward secrecy by forcibly...

Trends in Digital Transformation
From The Eponymous Pickle

Trends in Digital Transformation

Four Trends in Digital TransformationIn  CustomerThink by Jacob MorganIf one of the main goals of the future of work is to increase productivity and collaboration...

Best programming language for high performance (January 2017)?
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

Best programming language for high performance (January 2017)?

I keep hoping that the field of programming language will evolve. I am a bit tired to program in Java and C… I’d like better languages. I am particularly interested...
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