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Predictions Cheaper, Faster, with Risk
From The Eponymous Pickle

Predictions Cheaper, Faster, with Risk

In Strategy+Business.  Provocative thoughts of what AI is.  It is a prediction.  But also the prediction of a number of other (meta) things:  The future, some solution...

Nominations Sought for New CCC Council Members
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Nominations Sought for New CCC Council Members

The Computing Community Consortium (CCC) is charged with catalyzing and empowering the U.S. computing research community to articulate and advance major research...

Interview: The Importance of Message Passing Interface to Supercomputing
From insideHPC

Interview: The Importance of Message Passing Interface to Supercomputing

In this video, Mike Bernhardt from the Exascale Computing Project catches up with ORNL's David Bernholdt at SC18. They discuss supercomputing the conference, his...

NOAA Report: Effects of Persistent Arctic Warming Continue to Mount
From insideHPC

NOAA Report: Effects of Persistent Arctic Warming Continue to Mount

NOAA is out with their 2018 Arctic Report Card and the news is not good, folks. Issued annually since 2006, the Arctic Report Card is a timely and peer-reviewed...

Python Tricks
From The Eponymous Pickle

Python Tricks

Beginner Python Coding tricks.  Whenever you start a new language, its nice to see lots of relatively simple examples that relate to the kinds of things you might...

Red Hat Steps Up with HPC Software Solutions at SC18
From insideHPC

Red Hat Steps Up with HPC Software Solutions at SC18

In this video from SC18 in Dallas, Yan Fisher and Dan McGuan from Red Hat describe the company's powerful software solutions for HPC and Ai workloads. "All supercomputers...

Newsletters from the HBR, Sloan
From The Eponymous Pickle

Newsletters from the HBR, Sloan

I see that HBR has set up some 15 technology and management topic newsletters.  This is similar to what MIT has done with a number of topics.  These newsletters...

Changing Nature of Retirement
From The Eponymous Pickle

Changing Nature of Retirement

Correspondent Steve King of Small Business Labs on the Changing Nature of Retirement.   Its a topic their blog has covered many times,  especially with relation...

AI Driven Marketing for CPG
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI Driven Marketing for CPG

Examples are CPG Food.    We worked on optimization examples of this for years, now the approach is broadening and getting closer to high level decision makers....

XTREME-D IaaS Platform Works to Simplify HPC Cloud Cluster Management
From insideHPC

XTREME-D IaaS Platform Works to Simplify HPC Cloud Cluster Management

An IaaS platform can help keep HPC cloud cluster users out of the cluster management business. A new white paper from XTREME-D, "Point and Click HPC: The XTREME...

Alexa Hunches for Smart Homes
From The Eponymous Pickle

Alexa Hunches for Smart Homes

Just started experimenting with Alex Hunches, a method that claims to makes suggestions (Nudges from a Nudge engine?)   Can a skill tune your hunches to a context...

Great Innovative Idea: Building up Speaking Skills in an online learning community
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Great Innovative Idea: Building up Speaking Skills in an online learning community

The following Great Innovative Idea is from Ehsan Hoque, Asaro-Biggar (’92) Family assistant professor of Computer Science and interim Director of the Goergen Institute...

Optimizing Infrastructure Resources
From The Eponymous Pickle

Optimizing Infrastructure Resources

Optimizing Infrastructure Through AIMakes sense that Cisco would be into this, nicely explained below.   I like the visualization of the process.  OptimizationAI...

Tracking Location and Activity
From The Eponymous Pickle

Tracking Location and Activity

Further, related to my current data and activity investigation, its also very useful to see how Google uses Location History Tracking to infer aspects of behavior...

Video: Scientific Benchmarking of Parallel Computing Systems
From insideHPC

Video: Scientific Benchmarking of Parallel Computing Systems

In this video, Torsten Hoefler from ETH Zurich presents: Scientific Benchmarking of Parallel Computing Systems. "Measuring and reporting performance of parallel...

Whats Blockchain Good For?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Whats Blockchain Good For?

Nothing?  Well at least not what they expected, or were willing to reveal.  Still, negative examples are useful.Blockchain: What’s it good for? Absolutely nothing...

Asset Management
From The Eponymous Pickle

Asset Management

Management in context and some forecast of future context is powerful." ... Achieving digital alpha in asset managementThe ability to generate value through digitization...

2018 Annual Report from AI Now
From Schneier on Security

2018 Annual Report from AI Now

The research group AI Now just published its annual report. It's an excellent summary of today's AI security challenges, as well as a policy agenda to address them...

OCF Deploys Largest IBM POWER9 Machine Learning Cluster in the UK
From insideHPC

OCF Deploys Largest IBM POWER9 Machine Learning Cluster in the UK

With a new upgrade, the University of Birmingham is set to benefit from the largest IBM POWER9 machine learning cluster in the UK, delivering unprecedented performance...
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