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P&G Launches Brand that kills some Coronaviruses
From The Eponymous Pickle

P&G Launches Brand that kills some Coronaviruses

A surface cleaner, and its unclear if it is useful for the particular kind of virus involved.   The article talks about that later.  Overall NOT a claim for efficacy...

Next Level of Police Enabling Technology
From The Eponymous Pickle

Next Level of Police Enabling Technology

Obvious next step.   I see this is being done with our local police nearby, will look into this and see if I can get a demonstration.Axon Rolls Out the Next Level...

TMGcore selects Solvay’s Galden PFPE fluid for OTTO data center platform
From insideHPC

TMGcore selects Solvay’s Galden PFPE fluid for OTTO data center platform

Today TMGcore announced it has partnered with Solvay to explore liquid immersion solutions for use in cooling data center platforms and servers. In addition, TMGcore...

Using Google Earth on More Browsers
From The Eponymous Pickle

Using Google Earth on More Browsers

In its earlier days we built some training systems that used Google Earth as a hack for backgrounds to show how we manufactured, shipped and sold goods worldwide...

How the Titan Supercomputer was Recycled
From insideHPC

How the Titan Supercomputer was Recycled

In this special guest feature, Coury Turczyn from ORNL tells the untold story of what happens to high end supercomputers like Titan after they have been decommissioned...

Q-CTRL Releases Control Tools for Improving Quantum Hardware Performance
From insideHPC

Q-CTRL Releases Control Tools for Improving Quantum Hardware Performance

Today quantum startup Q-CTRL announced the Beta release of its professional-grade BOULDER OPAL software tools for the quantum computing market. "BOULDER OPAL is...

Robots as our Bosses
From The Eponymous Pickle

Robots as our Bosses

Does not necessarily mean there will soon be android devices wandering the aisles of your workplace.  And most workplaces are measured by goals attained.  Measured...

Full-spectrum HPC Scheduling
From insideHPC

Full-spectrum HPC Scheduling

Our friends over at Altair explain how a meta-scheduler, or hierarchical scheduler, can be thought of as a private or team-based scheduler that uses shared underlying...

Securing the Internet of Things through Class-Action Lawsuits
From Schneier on Security

Securing the Internet of Things through Class-Action Lawsuits

This law journal article discusses the role of class-action litigation to secure the Internet of Things. Basically, the article postulates that (1) market realities...

Gyrfalcon Acceleration Chips Speed SolidRun AI Inference Server
From insideHPC

Gyrfalcon Acceleration Chips Speed SolidRun AI Inference Server

Today SolidRun introduced a new Arm-based AI inference server optimized for the edge. Highly scalable and modular, the Janux GS31 supports today’s leading neural...

Fast divisionless computation of binomial coefficients
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

Fast divisionless computation of binomial coefficients

Suppose that I give you a set of n objects and I ask you to pick k distinct objects, thus forming a new subset. How many such subsets are there? If you have taken...

DDN and Atos to Boost Weather Prediction Capabilities at ECMWF
From insideHPC

DDN and Atos to Boost Weather Prediction Capabilities at ECMWF

Today DDN announced the company has collaborated with Atos to enhance weather prediction capabilities for the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts...

NIH Innovation Lab “Advancing Cancer Biology at the Frontiers of Machine Learning and Mechanistic Modeling”
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

NIH Innovation Lab “Advancing Cancer Biology at the Frontiers of Machine Learning and Mechanistic Modeling”

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) in collaboration with Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), and Knowinnovation (KI) are convening experts in cancer systems biology...

Should All Children Learn Code?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Should All Children Learn Code?

Nothing wrong with learning coding.   But should it be emphasized for everyone?   Required?   Better to learn more about math and logic.   As coding gets more complex...

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Science and Machine Learning
From The Eponymous Pickle

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Science and Machine Learning

KD Nuggets publishes and analyzes the most recent Gartner quadrant analysis. While I am skeptical of this approach, it does have a useful list of participants which...

Rittal steps up with Zutacore waterless liquid cooling
From insideHPC

Rittal steps up with Zutacore waterless liquid cooling

Today IT infrastructure provider Rittal announced a strategic partnership with ZutaCore for waterless, two-phase, liquid cooling. Together they offer highly efficient...

Wharton on Global Economic Impact of Coronavirus
From The Eponymous Pickle

Wharton on Global Economic Impact of Coronavirus

Considerable piece here from Wharton.  Notable for other implications for epidemics and their influence on economic systems.  The embedding of uncertainty in large...

Podcast: Simplifying the Deployment of HPC Tools and Libraries
From insideHPC

Podcast: Simplifying the Deployment of HPC Tools and Libraries

In this Let’s Talk Exascale podcast, Sameer Shende from the University of Oregon describes progress on the Extreme-scale Scientific Software Stack. E4S is a community...

D-Wave Leap 2 Quantum Cloud Service is Built for Business
From insideHPC

D-Wave Leap 2 Quantum Cloud Service is Built for Business

Today D-Wave Systems announced the immediate availability of Leap 2, the first quantum cloud service designed for developers and organizations to easily build and...

How We Can Achieve Applied Science Innovation Through Big Compute?
From insideHPC

How We Can Achieve Applied Science Innovation Through Big Compute?

Joris Poort from Rescale gave this talk at the Big Compute 2020 conference. "Now the challenge of big compute comes down to three major areas. The first is specialized...
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