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Optimizing Navier-Stokes Equations
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Optimizing Navier-Stokes Equations

Solving Navier-Sokes equations are popular because they describe the physics of in a number of areas of interest to scientists and engineers. By solving these equations...

Video: Application Experiences on DDN’s IME Burst Buffer
From insideHPC

Video: Application Experiences on DDN’s IME Burst Buffer

"The DDN Infinite Memory Engine (IME) unleashes a new I/O provisioning paradigm. This breakthrough, software defined storage application introduces a whole newVideo...

Fujitsu Thin Solar Powered IOT Beacon
From The Eponymous Pickle

Fujitsu Thin Solar Powered IOT Beacon

Solar powering in particular is interesting. We will continue to see developments of this type.Fujitsu develops thin, solar-powered IoT beaconIn a move that could...

Social Graphs for Business
From The Eponymous Pickle

Social Graphs for Business

Starting to think more rigorously about the definition and delivery of occupations.   It is natural to think about work that has already been done to understand...

Video: Increasing Cluster Throughput while Reducing Energy Consumption for GPU Workloads
From insideHPC

Video: Increasing Cluster Throughput while Reducing Energy Consumption for GPU Workloads

"The use of GPUs to accelerate applications is mainstream nowadays, but their adoption in cur- rent clusters presents several drawbacks. In this talk we present...

Job of the Week: Senior HPC GRID Engineer at PDT Partners
From insideHPC

Job of the Week: Senior HPC GRID Engineer at PDT Partners

The PDT team – a proprietary quantitative investment manager – is seeking a highly-talented senior HPC engineer. The Senior GRID Engineer will be a primary point...

HPC and Software Modernization
From insideHPC

HPC and Software Modernization

"As we see Moore’s Law alive and well, more and more parallelism is introduced into all computing platforms and on all levels of integration and programming toHPC...

Gov.uk’s open policy making toolkit – practical guidance on ethnography and more
From Putting People First

Gov.uk’s open policy making toolkit – practical guidance on ethnography and more

The Gov.uk open policy making toolkit is a practical guide to techniques that can help you make better policy. The toolkit, which brings together the latest techniques...

Sensemaking in organizations: Reflections on Karl Weick and social theory
From Putting People First

Sensemaking in organizations: Reflections on Karl Weick and social theory

Over the past couple of decades, a small number of psychologists, communication theorists, and organizational scientists have articulated ideas of sensemaking into...

How would drivers’ habits change in self-driving cars?
From Putting People First

How would drivers’ habits change in self-driving cars?

University of North Texas students, guided by Professor Christina Wasson and highly acclaimed corporate anthropologist Dr. Brigitte Jordan of Nissan’s ResearchHow...

Customizing Project Management
From The Eponymous Pickle

Customizing Project Management

A change by Oracle.  A natural idea to change project management by business line.  I would like to see the same done by business process.

BPM lntegrating  IBM Watson, A Starting point for Modeling and Improvement
From The Eponymous Pickle

BPM lntegrating IBM Watson, A Starting point for Modeling and Improvement

Integrate IBM BPM with IBM Watson, Part 1 ... by Raj Mehra, IBM Senior Architect. ... Improve decision making in process applications with the Question .... and...

Twitter Services on BlueMix Creating Collective Intelligence
From The Eponymous Pickle

Twitter Services on BlueMix Creating Collective Intelligence

Results from the collaborative work between IBM and Twitter.  Relates to other things I have posted here recently on User Modeling.    To what degree does Twitter...

From Computational Complexity

News Aplenty

Both the Turing Award and the Abel Prize were announced this morning. MIT databases researcher Michael Stonebraker wins the ACM Turing Award. He developed INGRES...

Schemes to Revolutize Nuclear Power
From The Eponymous Pickle

Schemes to Revolutize Nuclear Power

A favorite topic.  A good summary from the IEEE to improve the options.  " ... Three Schemes to Revolutionize Nuclear Power ... The future of nuclear energy could...

Open Data Center Steering Group
From The Eponymous Pickle

Open Data Center Steering Group

The Open Data Center Alliance Welcomes The Coca-Cola Company And Intel To Steering Group  by Priya Rana The Open Data Center Alliance (ODCA), the global organization...

Lenovo Opens HPC Innovation Center in Stuttgart, Readies SuperMUC Phase 2
From insideHPC

Lenovo Opens HPC Innovation Center in Stuttgart, Readies SuperMUC Phase 2

Today Lenovo announced the opening of the company’s first global HPC innovation center, offering a permanent R&D and application benchmarking site as well as aLenovo...

FizzBuzz Revisited
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

FizzBuzz Revisited

I first blogged about using FizzBuzz in the classroom four years ago when I didn’t have a classroom and students of my own to use it with. (FizzBuzz–A Programming...

Going from the Lab to the Data Center
From insideHPC

Going from the Lab to the Data Center

In the late 1980s, genomic sequencing began to shift from wet lab work to a computationally intensive science; by end of the 1990s this trend was in full swing....
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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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