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Acronyms and PHP

Whenever I teach discrete math and use FML to mean Formula the students laugh since its a common acroynm for  Fuck My Life. Now they laugh, and I say I know why...

KISTI in South Korea orders up a Cray CS500 Supercomputer
From insideHPC

KISTI in South Korea orders up a Cray CS500 Supercomputer

Today Cray announced the Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information (KISTI) has awarded the Company a contract valued at more than $48 million for aKISTI...

Streamlined Product Codes
From The Eponymous Pickle

Streamlined Product Codes

Used to work with the GMA in our Innovation efforts.  Not in the business anymore,  but work ongoing is worth understanding as it interacts and communicates with...

GE on 3D Printing
From The Eponymous Pickle

GE on 3D Printing

Much more in the full article at the link.A silent revolution: Avio Aero and Arcam’s relationship is built on additive manufacturing  by The Bike ShopLess complexity...

NVIDIA P100 GPUs come to Google Cloud Platform
From insideHPC

NVIDIA P100 GPUs come to Google Cloud Platform

Today the good folks at the Google Compute Platform announced the availability of NVIDIA GPUs in the Cloud for multiple geographies. Cloud GPUs can accelerate workloads...

GigaSpaces Simplifies Artificial Intelligence Development with Intel BigDL
From insideHPC

GigaSpaces Simplifies Artificial Intelligence Development with Intel BigDL

"BigDL’s efficient large-scale distributed deep learning framework, built on Apache Spark, expands the accessibility of deep learning to a broader range of bigGigaSpaces...

Dynamical Machine Learning
From The Eponymous Pickle

Dynamical Machine Learning

Good piece, which combines process and sensors and IoT. Much more detail at the link. Reminds me comments made here before, about how we used classic process control...

NSF Issues First Convergence Awards – Including those in Human Technology Frontier Space
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

NSF Issues First Convergence Awards – Including those in Human Technology Frontier Space

Recently, the National Science Foundation (NSF) has been looking to highlight the value of convergence. The deep integration of multiple disciplines in order to...

Slidecast: How Optalysis Accelerates FFTs with Optical Processing
From insideHPC

Slidecast: How Optalysis Accelerates FFTs with Optical Processing

In this RichReport slidecast, Dr. Nick New from Optalysis describes how the company's optical processing technology delivers accelerated performance for FFTs and...

New HPC for Materials Program to Help American Industry
From insideHPC

New HPC for Materials Program to Help American Industry

Earlier this week, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry announced a new high-performance computing initiative that will help U.S. industry accelerate the development...

Intel Parallel Studio XE 2018 For Demanding HPC Applications
From insideHPC

Intel Parallel Studio XE 2018 For Demanding HPC Applications

"For those that develop HPC applications, there are usually two main areas that must be considered. The first is the translation of the algorithm, whether simulation...

Solid State Cooling from SRI
From The Eponymous Pickle

Solid State Cooling from SRI

Fascinating development reported in IEEE Spectrum.  Have long been a minor student of the physics of refrigeration,  will this development be practical for cooling...

ISO Rejects NSA Encryption Algorithms
From Schneier on Security

ISO Rejects NSA Encryption Algorithms

The ISO has decided not to approve two NSA-designed block encryption algorithms: Speck and Simon. It's because the NSA is not trusted to put security ahead of surveillance...

Best Buy Banks on Smart Homes
From The Eponymous Pickle

Best Buy Banks on Smart Homes

A natural step forward, and a place to connect beyond entertainment.  Selection, design, installation, training, security ....  services come into play with devices...

Machines Learn to be Curious
From The Eponymous Pickle

Machines Learn to be Curious

Clever Machines Learn How to Be Curious Quanta Magazine  by John PavlusIn Quanta.  Machines Learn to be Curious.The University of California, Berkeley's Pulkit...

Yokohama City University Installs Cray XC50-AC Supercomputer for Life Sciences
From insideHPC

Yokohama City University Installs Cray XC50-AC Supercomputer for Life Sciences

Today Cray announced that the Yokohama City University in Japan has put a Cray XC50-AC supercomputer into production. Located in the University’s Advanced Medical...

AI Joins the Meeting
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI Joins the Meeting

Attentive systems for meeting enhancements.When AI Joins Your MeetingBy Rowan Trollope  One of the best things about working at a company with Cisco’s resources...

Coca Cola, AI and Big Data
From The Eponymous Pickle

Coca Cola, AI and Big Data

The Amazing Ways Coca Cola Uses Artificial Intelligence And Big Data To Drive Success    By Bernard Marr " ... In fact, Coca Cola was one of the first globally-recognized...

Freshly Funded Optalysys Optical Processing to Speed Genomics
From insideHPC

Freshly Funded Optalysys Optical Processing to Speed Genomics

Optalysys, a start-up pioneering the development of light-speed optical coprocessors, today announced the company raised 3.95 million U.S. dollars from angel investors...

HPE to Bundle Altair PBS Pro Workload Manager
From insideHPC

HPE to Bundle Altair PBS Pro Workload Manager

Today Altair announced a multi-year original equipment manufacturing (OEM) agreement with HPE. This agreement represents an expansion of the long-term partnership...
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