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Friday Squid Blogging: Fake Squid Seized in Cambodia
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Fake Squid Seized in Cambodia

Falsely labeled squid snacks were seized in Cambodia. I don't know what food product it really was. As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the...

No Boundaries for Privacy?
From The Eponymous Pickle

No Boundaries for Privacy?

The Big Stores that Track your every Online MoveHoliday shopping with Big Brother is always a bummer.By Violet Blue, @violetblue in EngadgetA study by Princeton...

Excelero NVMesh powers Canada’s new SciNet Petascale Storage Facility
From insideHPC

Excelero NVMesh powers Canada’s new SciNet Petascale Storage Facility

Today Excelero announced that SciNet, Canada's largest supercomputer center, has deployed Excelero's NVMesh server SAN for the highly efficient, cost-effectiveExcelero...

Asetek Rides the Wave of Liquid Cooling for HPC at SC17
From insideHPC

Asetek Rides the Wave of Liquid Cooling for HPC at SC17

In this video from SC17 in Denver, Steve Branton from Asetek describes the company's wide array of liquid cooling solutions for HPC. At the Asetek booth, the company...

Univa Grid Engine Powers University of Oxford Human Genetics Centre
From insideHPC

Univa Grid Engine Powers University of Oxford Human Genetics Centre

Last week at SC17, Univa announced its Univa Grid Engine distributed resource management system is powering the Wellcome Centre for Human Genetics’ (WHG) high performance...

Video: Altair Serves Up HPC with PBS Pro at SC17
From insideHPC

Video: Altair Serves Up HPC with PBS Pro at SC17

In this video from the Altair Tiki Bar at SC17, Bill Nitzberg describes the company's open sources solutions for HPC system management. "PBS Professional automates...

Building Branded Voice Experiences
From The Eponymous Pickle

Building Branded Voice Experiences

Building Branded Voice Experiences  In Adage.In 2017, more than 24.5 million voice-based devices will be sKnow   By Dan Cripe.  In Adage.hipped to consumers --For...

Future of Retail
From The Eponymous Pickle

Future of Retail

 Good, long read about the recent history of retailing, the introduction of the Internet and Amazon and how retailers are looking to react.   Good examples andThe...

Japan Enters Quantum Race
From The Eponymous Pickle

Japan Enters Quantum Race

Japan Enters Quantum Computing Race in Nikkei Asian Review Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT) announced that next week it will make a prototype quantum computer...

Airbus Testing Self-Flying Taxi
From The Eponymous Pickle

Airbus Testing Self-Flying Taxi

Airbus is ready to test its self-flying taxiVahana will take to the skies of Oregon soon.Swapna Krishna, @skrishnaWe've covered Airbus's Vahana project, which is...

Mozilla's Guide to Privacy-Aware Christmas Shopping
From Schneier on Security

Mozilla's Guide to Privacy-Aware Christmas Shopping

Mozilla reviews the privacy practices of Internet-connected toys, home accessories, exercise equipment, and more....

For HPC and Deep Learning, GPUs are here to stay
From insideHPC

For HPC and Deep Learning, GPUs are here to stay

In this special guest feature from Scientific Computing World, David Yip, HPC and Storage Business Development at OCF, provides his take on the place of GPU technology...

GRC Builds GPU-Based Immersion Cluster for TACC
From insideHPC

GRC Builds GPU-Based Immersion Cluster for TACC

Green Revolution Cooling has announced plans to deliver a custom GPU-based cluster to the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC). Our goal is to make HPC more affordable...

AI and Self Driving Cars
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI and Self Driving Cars

In Knowledge@Wharton:Why AI Is Tipping the Scales in the Development of Self-driving CarsWhen people think of self-driving cars, the image that usually comes to...

CoolIT Systems Showcases OEM & Enterprise Data Center Liquid Cooling Solutions at SC17
From insideHPC

CoolIT Systems Showcases OEM & Enterprise Data Center Liquid Cooling Solutions at SC17

In this video, Geoff Lyon from CoolIT Systems describes the company's innovative liquid-cooling solutions for HPC. "Liquid cooling in the data center continuesCoolIT...

Thanks. If you’re interested in this area, I suggest you read the series of posts I’ve been writing…
From The Noisy Channel

Thanks. If you’re interested in this area, I suggest you read the series of posts I’ve been writing…

Thanks. If you’re interested in this area, I suggest you read the series of posts I’ve been writing at queryunderstanding.com. Those do include more references,...

New BeeGFS 7.0 Delivers All-Flash Performance at Spinning Disk Price
From insideHPC

New BeeGFS 7.0 Delivers All-Flash Performance at Spinning Disk Price

Last week at SC17, ThinkParQ announced immediate availability of the BeeGFS version 7.0 release candidate. While previous versions of BeeGFS are already running...

Moving HPC Workloads to the Cloud with Avere Systems at SC17
From insideHPC

Moving HPC Workloads to the Cloud with Avere Systems at SC17

"Traditional methods of moving data are expensive and very time-consuming. These processes often negate the value-add that the cloud offers. Moving all of yourMoving...

InfiniBand Accelerates 77 Percent of New HPC Systems on the TOP500
From insideHPC

InfiniBand Accelerates 77 Percent of New HPC Systems on the TOP500

"InfiniBand being the preferred interconnect for new HPC systems shows the increasing demand for the performance it can deliver. Its place at #1 and #4 are excellent...

New Virtual Dash Buttons
From The Eponymous Pickle

New Virtual Dash Buttons

Amazon continues to redesign how and where you can utilize their Dash Button idea for product order and reorder.   The idea came up years ago when we talked the...
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