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Video: DEEP-ER Project Reaches for Exascale
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Video: DEEP-ER Project Reaches for Exascale

In the video, the DEEP-ER project paves the way to energy-efficient Exascale computing.

Enterprise Data Usage
From The Eponymous Pickle

Enterprise Data Usage

Statement of a growing problem.  Recently saw this in a project.  More about the kind of and completeness of data rather than the volume of data."As the volumeEnterprises...

Fembots and the Gender of AI
From The Eponymous Pickle

Fembots and the Gender of AI

Interesting piece on the presented gender of AI and notably robotics as it is delivered today.  Why is this often presented as female?  I think this will change...

Slidecast: Deep Learning – Unreasonably Effective
From insideHPC

Slidecast: Deep Learning – Unreasonably Effective

"Deep Learning is a new area of Machine Learning research, which has been introduced with the objective of moving Machine Learning closer to one of its original...

HPC News Roundup for February 27, 2015
From insideHPC

HPC News Roundup for February 27, 2015

As we head into the busy event season we like to call HPC March Madness, the past week has had its share of notable news items that didn't make it to the Features...

ISC High Performance Announces Hans Meuer Award
From insideHPC

ISC High Performance Announces Hans Meuer Award

"We are pleased to announce that ISC is introducing the Hans Meuer Award to honor the most outstanding research paper submitted to the conference’s research paper...

Tech Megatrends and IT
From The Eponymous Pickle

Tech Megatrends and IT

In CIOInsight.   A good survey on the influence of tech megatrends on IT.   Obvious examples like Bringing your own devices in the enterprise.

Spontaneous Discovery
From The Eponymous Pickle

Spontaneous Discovery

Thoughtful piece work a scan from the Tom Peters Blog:Surprise, Transformation & Excellence through “Spontaneous Discovery”:A Personal Saga,  this is a revision...

Steve Portigal’s insider view of corporate user research
From Putting People First

Steve Portigal’s insider view of corporate user research

The acclaimed UX researcher Steve Portigal hosts the DollarsToDonuts podcast series [iTunes | Twitter] where he talks with the people who lead user research in...

From Computational Complexity

Selecting the Correct Oracle

After my post last week on the Complexity accepts, a friend of Shuichi Hirahara send Shuichi an email saying that I was interested in his paper. Shuichi contacted...

Book: Big Data Revolution is Big Data at work.
From The Eponymous Pickle

Book: Big Data Revolution is Big Data at work.

Just received a preview copy of: Big Data Revolution: What farmers, doctors and insurance agents teach us about discovering big data patterns  by Rob Thomas and...

NSF Research Opportunities in Europe
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

NSF Research Opportunities in Europe

The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently released two Dear Colleague Letters (DCL) describing research opportunities in Europe. Dear Colleague Letter: Research...

Favorite Data Science Books from Kirk Borne
From The Eponymous Pickle

Favorite Data Science Books from Kirk Borne

Correspondent Kirk Borne posts a selection of his favorite books on Data Science, Machine Learning and Analytics.    Taking a look now.  Met Kirk at a recent conference...

Spanish Meteorological Procures 168 Teraflop Bull Supercomputer
From insideHPC

Spanish Meteorological Procures 168 Teraflop Bull Supercomputer

A new supercomputer, provided by the French company Bull, will be predicting accurately whether or not the rain in Spain falls mainly on the plain.

DownUnder GeoSolutions Dives Into Liquid Submersion Cooling
From insideHPC

DownUnder GeoSolutions Dives Into Liquid Submersion Cooling

Today Green Revolution Cooling announced the latest installation of its CarnotJet System at the Australian geosciences company DownUnder GeoSolutions.

Interview: E4 Computer Engineering Gears Up for ISC High Performance
From insideHPC

Interview: E4 Computer Engineering Gears Up for ISC High Performance

The E4 Computer Engineering team has garnered a solid reputation in Europe with high performance computing solutions for customers like CERN. To learn more, we...

Planograms for Profits
From The Eponymous Pickle

Planograms for Profits

Planograms are diagrams of where goods are placed in a physical retail store.   We did much work on how to implement them consistently and to comply with manufacturer...

HP Sports AMD FirePro GPUs in ProLiant DL380 Gen9 Servers
From insideHPC

HP Sports AMD FirePro GPUs in ProLiant DL380 Gen9 Servers

"Featuring the first AMD Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture specifically with compute workloads in mind, the AMD FirePro S9150 server GPU supports enhanced double...

Call for Papers: ISC Cloud & Big Data
From insideHPC

Call for Papers: ISC Cloud & Big Data

The inaugural ISC Cloud & Big Data conference has announced its Call for Research Papers. The event takes place Sept. 28-30 in Frankfurt, Germany. The organizers...

Lessons in Time
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Lessons in Time

The other day I was microwaving some food to heat it up. Ten seconds seemed like forever. I was actually able to do several other things while I waited. The microwave...
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What Are The Best STEM Careers in 2015?
What Are The Best STEM Careers in 2015?
02.27.2015

According to U.S. News & World Report: Money, the top four STEM careers (and nine of the top 20) are …

Computing Education Must Go Beyond Intuition: The Need for Evidence-Based Practice
Computing Education Must Go Beyond Intuition: The Need for Evidence-Based Practice
02.22.2015

Computing educators' practice would dramatically improve if we drew on evidence, rather than intuition.

Feature-Based Development: The Lasagne and the Linguini
Feature-Based Development: The Lasagne and the Linguini
02.16.2015

Agile authors tell us that we can build systems one feature at a time. Can we?

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