State of the Practice focus at SC16 expands opportunities for HPC service providers and practitioners to publish their innovations and best practices.
Dan Stanzione From BLOG@CACM | April 6, 2016 at 04:30 PM
SC15 is taking place at a time when high-performance computing (HPC) finds itself at an inflection point. As we approach the end of CMOS, the path forward for HPC's...Dona Crawford From BLOG@CACM | November 16, 2015 at 09:13 AM
Parallel and distributed computing are now in the core CS curriculum, and every CS program should be teaching their students about it. How can CS educators learn...Joel C. Adams From BLOG@CACM | May 7, 2015 at 10:28 AM
At SIGCSE 2015, five CS educators brought and live-demo'd the low-cost Beowulf clusters they had built for teaching parallel and distributed computing.Joel C. Adams From BLOG@CACM | April 2, 2015 at 09:38 AM
Modern robots are no longer just about hardware. Software algorithms play an essential role in bringing life-like movements to industrial robots and humanoids.
...Mei Kobayashi From BLOG@CACM | October 28, 2014 at 01:34 AM
Students must leave their formal training ready to take up the state of the practice in fields that routinely use computational tools, and ready to advance the...John West From BLOG@CACM | November 19, 2013 at 09:54 AM
The following question has polarized the computer-science community: Did Alan Turing's 1936 paper 'On Computable Numbers' influence the early history of computer...Edgar Daylight From BLOG@CACM | August 19, 2013 at 09:41 AM
The global race is on to build ever-faster supercomputers, fueled by a combination of scientific and engineering needs to simulate phenomena with greater resolution...Daniel Reed From BLOG@CACM | July 18, 2013 at 09:38 AM
Extraordinary parallelism, unprecedented data locality and adaptive resilience: these are daunting architecture, system software and application challenges for...Daniel Reed From BLOG@CACM | March 5, 2013 at 09:20 AM
Stanford president John L. Hennessy delivered a provocative keynote speech, "The Coming Tsunami in Educational Technology," about the uncertain future of higher...Jack Rosenberger From BLOG@CACM | July 23, 2012 at 07:04 PM
The Kubler-Ross model of the stages of grief — denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance — is sometimes an apt description of the culture change required...Daniel Reed From BLOG@CACM | April 26, 2012 at 04:07 PM