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Video: Behind the Machine at HPE
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Video: Behind the Machine at HPE

How is Hewlett Packard Enterprise reinventing the fundamental architecture on which all computers have been built for the past 60 years? In this video, HPC describes...

Call for Papers: EuroPar 2017 in Santiago de Compostela
From insideHPC

Call for Papers: EuroPar 2017 in Santiago de Compostela

The Euro-Par 2017 conference has issued its Call for Papers. The conference takes place Aug. 28 – Sept. 1, 2017 in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. Euro-Par is the...

HIP and CAFFE Porting and Profiling with AMD’s ROCm
From insideHPC

HIP and CAFFE Porting and Profiling with AMD’s ROCm

In this video from SC16, Ben Sander from AMD presents: HIP and CAFFE Porting and Profiling with AMD's ROCm. "We are excited to present ROCm, the first open-source...

Auditing Elections for Signs of Hacking
From Schneier on Security

Auditing Elections for Signs of Hacking

Excellent essay pointing out that election security is a national security issue, and that we need to perform random ballot audits on every future election: The...

A Map of What's Connected to the Internet
From The Eponymous Pickle

A Map of What's Connected to the Internet

I remember when the Internet predecessor was just connected to the Pentagon, defense contractors and some bases.   In Gizmodo: " .... This map was made on August...

Watson Analytics Tutorials
From The Eponymous Pickle

Watson Analytics Tutorials

Of interest.  Good tutorial demonstration of the application of Watson to 'automated'  analytics that I am investigating further.   This or something like it, may...

Research Data Exchange (RDE) Adds More Data Environments for Download!
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Research Data Exchange (RDE) Adds More Data Environments for Download!

The Research Data Exchange (RDE) is a web-based data resource provided by the USDOT Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Program. It collects, manages, and...

RAID Inc. Steps up with ZFS on Lustre at SC16
From insideHPC

RAID Inc. Steps up with ZFS on Lustre at SC16

In this video from SC16, Brad Merchant from RAID Inc. describes the company's new Lustre ZFS Building Block. "RAID Inc. offers a suite of building block product...

Asia's AI Agenda
From The Eponymous Pickle

Asia's AI Agenda

My recent interaction with the Asian components of this have left me impressed.  The below is an abstract with links to the complete report.  And beyond to link...

DDN IME Burst Buffer Exceeds 1 TB/s for Japan’s Fastest Supercomputer
From insideHPC

DDN IME Burst Buffer Exceeds 1 TB/s for Japan’s Fastest Supercomputer

"Storage performance has been one of the biggest challenges in developing supercomputers. To meet the demands for storage performance, IME was introduced to the...

Digimarc
From The Eponymous Pickle

Digimarc

My former colleague and leader, Andy Walter, is now on the board of Digimarc,  a company we talked to for advanced digital watermarking ideas.   More on Digimarc...

Best Threads Per Core with Intel Xeon Phi
From insideHPC

Best Threads Per Core with Intel Xeon Phi

"When designing an application that contains many threads and less cores than threads, it is important to understand what is the optimal number of threads thatBest...

CS Education Week School/District Pledge
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

CS Education Week School/District Pledge

Does your school believe in Computer Science for All? Take the @CSforAll #CSEdWeekpledge to show your support and be included in announcement! Our economy isCSforAll...

Silicon Mechanics: HPC Built for You at SC16
From insideHPC

Silicon Mechanics: HPC Built for You at SC16

In this video from SC16, Silicon Mechanics CTO Daniel Chow describes how the company brings value and performance to its HPC customers. "When looking for a leading...

Analyzing WeChat
From Schneier on Security

Analyzing WeChat

Citizen Lab has analyzed how censorship works in the Chinese chat app WeChat: Key Findings: Keyword filtering on WeChat is only enabled for users with accounts...

Linking Echo to Business Data Queries
From The Eponymous Pickle

Linking Echo to Business Data Queries

Does get back to when is a voice interaction with your data most useful?  An added human channel to data.    Another means to deliver business intelligence beyond...

SGI UV as a Converged Compute and Data Management Platform
From insideHPC

SGI UV as a Converged Compute and Data Management Platform

In life sciences, perhaps more than any other HPC discipline, simplicity is key. The SGI solution meets this requirement by delivering a single system that scales...

World Needs Smart Cities
From The Eponymous Pickle

World Needs Smart Cities

A good article by a former collaborator  of Enterra Solutions.The World Needs Smart Cities    by Stephen DeAngelis 

Where Big Data Projects Fail
From The Eponymous Pickle

Where Big Data Projects Fail

A now somewhat dated, but useful piece in Forbes by Bernard Marr,  useful for any analytics project, big or small.    Bottom line, its about the business, and communicating...

Arup on Robotic Coworkers
From The Eponymous Pickle

Arup on Robotic Coworkers

What will it be like to work with robotic co-worker?  UK engineering design firm Arup talks about it.
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