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Talk About Fast Data
From The Eponymous Pickle

Talk About Fast Data

Upcoming ONline Talk via ACM:  April 30, 2015   11:30 AM ET  Register. ... The Fast Data Challenge and Picking the Right Database: Why One Size Doesn’t Fit AllInteracting...

Cyber-Physical Systems Week 2015
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Cyber-Physical Systems Week 2015

The following guest blog post is from Tho Nguyen, AAAS Fellow in Computer Systems Research in the Directorate for Computer & Information Science & Engineering (CISE) at...

Key Benefits of SGI UV 2000 Architecture for Life Sciences
From insideHPC

Key Benefits of SGI UV 2000 Architecture for Life Sciences

The SGI UV system is uniquely suited for bioinformatics and genomics by providing the computational capabilities and global shared memory architecture needed for...

Call for Submissions: James Reinders to Keynote OpenMPCon 2015
From insideHPC

Call for Submissions: James Reinders to Keynote OpenMPCon 2015

The OpenMP Architecture Review Board today announced the Call for Submissions for OpenMPCon 2015, its annual gathering focused on the practical application of the...

Video: Shared File Performance in Lustre – Challenges and Solutions
From insideHPC

Video: Shared File Performance in Lustre – Challenges and Solutions

"Large scale HPC IO is usually done either with a file per process or to a single shared file. Single shared file IO does not scale well in Lustre compared to file...

HPC People on the Move – April Edition
From insideHPC

HPC People on the Move – April Edition

Dr. Lewey Anton brings us the scoop on who’s jumping ship and moving on up in high performance computing.The post HPC People on the Move – April Edition appeared...

Self Taught Coders and Ugly Code
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Self Taught Coders and Ugly Code

I love this cartoon from xkcd. Of course some self taught programmers write really nice looking code. And some formally taught programmers write ugly code.  The...

The No-Fly List and Due Process
From Schneier on Security

The No-Fly List and Due Process

The Congressional Research Service has released a report on the no-fly list and current litigation that it violates due process....

Moore's Law is 50
From The Eponymous Pickle

Moore's Law is 50

In Recode.  Been reading about Moore's law for many years.    Now over 50 years old, it maps how  " ...  the number-crunching capacity of our computers and theGood...

Video: Application-optimized Lustre Solutions for Big-Data Workflows
From insideHPC

Video: Application-optimized Lustre Solutions for Big-Data Workflows

In this video from LUG 2015 in Denver, Robert Triendl from DDN presents: Application-optimized Lustre Solutions for Big-Data Workflows.The post Video: Application...

More Robo Hotels, Robo Behavior
From The Eponymous Pickle

More Robo Hotels, Robo Behavior

In the CACM:  Update on the use of robotics in hotels globally.    Have yet to see it personally.    A challenge we discussed:  " ... One of the challenges is building...

Amazon Analytical Web Services
From The Eponymous Pickle

Amazon Analytical Web Services

This was mentioned previously, AWS makes anaytical services available in new and powerful, and scalable ways.  Much more detail at the link:" .... The science of...

Ferrari Augmented Reality POS
From The Eponymous Pickle

Ferrari Augmented Reality POS

Good example via Metaio:  Expanding showroom experience.  " ... Ferrari Australia commissioned developer ZSPACE to create an awesome showroom companion that overlays...

Experience Design
From The Eponymous Pickle

Experience Design

Doing Design effectively, and efficiently:Experience design gives you the competitive edge ...The O'Reilly Radar Podcast: Andy Budd on the rising value of design...

GE and Industrial Internet
From The Eponymous Pickle

GE and Industrial Internet

Based on my own interactions with them. thought GE was aligned with industrial internet standards for some time,  but now more:   " ...  The Industrial Internet...

Cognitive Architecture for Expertise Delivery
From The Eponymous Pickle

Cognitive Architecture for Expertise Delivery

FORR: A Cognitive Architecture for Expertise, by Susan EpsteinCity University of New York (CUNY). Major support by the NSFAttended this presentation today.  Very...

Great Innovative Ideas!
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Great Innovative Ideas!

The Computing Community Consortium (CCC) is delighted to announce a new feature on our website! Great Innovative Ideas are a way to showcase the exciting new research...

Appy Now: ISC High Performance Conference Needs Student Volunteers
From insideHPC

Appy Now: ISC High Performance Conference Needs Student Volunteers

The ISC High Performance Conference is seeking Student Volunteers. The event takes place July 12-16 in Frankfurt, Germany.The post Appy Now: ISC High Performance...

NCDS Takes Action on Big Data
From insideHPC

NCDS Takes Action on Big Data

In this special guest feature from Scientific Computing World, Stan Ahalt from the National Consortium for Data Science discusses how and why the organization came...

RSC PetaStream Powers Russian Academy of Sciences
From insideHPC

RSC PetaStream Powers Russian Academy of Sciences

Today RSC Group announced the installation of a MVS-10P MP Petastream supercomputer at the Joint Supercomputer Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences (JSCC RAS)...
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The Life of a Computer Pioneer
The Life of a Computer Pioneer
04.13.2015

Obituary of F.L. Bauer, German informatics pioneer.

Budget Beowulf Clusters
Budget Beowulf Clusters
04.02.2015

At SIGCSE 2015, five CS educators brought and live-demo'd the low-cost Beowulf clusters they had built for teaching parallel and …

Computer Security and the Risks of Online Voting
Computer Security and the Risks of Online Voting
04.02.2015

An election in Australia is the latest instance of discovering a security flaw in an online voting system, while it …

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