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Confidence in Automated Systems
From The Eponymous Pickle

Confidence in Automated Systems

Interesting example of personal data being used in automated systems and how it is handled.Confidence in automated systems  from FraunhoferResearch News / 3.2.2020...

DNSSEC Keysigning Ceremony Postponed Because of Locked Safe
From Schneier on Security

DNSSEC Keysigning Ceremony Postponed Because of Locked Safe

Interesting collision of real-world and Internet security: The ceremony sees several trusted internet engineers (a minimum of three and up to seven) from across...

How HPC is Powering the Age of Genomic Big Data
From insideHPC

How HPC is Powering the Age of Genomic Big Data

In this special guest feature, Jeff Reser from SUSE describes how Linux and HPC are key enabling technologies behind the research and breakthroughs in Genomics....

Exascale Computing Project Announces Staff Changes Within Software Technology Group
From insideHPC

Exascale Computing Project Announces Staff Changes Within Software Technology Group

The US Department of Energy’s Exascale Computing Project (ECP) has announced the following staff changes within the Software Technology group. Lois Curfman McInnes...

Spot Got a Job on an Oil and Gas Vessel
From The Eponymous Pickle

Spot Got a Job on an Oil and Gas Vessel

Was thinking that he would be great to test for security in some sort of high security fenced area.  Would worry about its general interaction with the public.The...

A US Data Protection Agency
From Schneier on Security

A US Data Protection Agency

The United States is one of the few democracies without some formal data protection agency, and we need one. Senator Gillibrand just proposed creating one....

DOE Workshop Begins Mapping the Future of Quantum Communications
From insideHPC

DOE Workshop Begins Mapping the Future of Quantum Communications

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science, under the leadership of Under Secretary of Energy Paul Dabbar, sponsored around 70 representatives from multiple...

Rewriting Wikipedia Articles with AI
From The Eponymous Pickle

Rewriting Wikipedia Articles with AI

Just mentioned the Wikipedia on another piece,  here is another kind of bot that could be useful for internal articles and reports as well, depending on how well...

Second GPU Cloudburst Experiment Paves the Way for Large-scale Cloud Computing
From insideHPC

Second GPU Cloudburst Experiment Paves the Way for Large-scale Cloud Computing

Researchers at SDSC and the Wisconsin IceCube Particle Astrophysics Center have successfully completed a second computational experiment using thousands of GPUs...

New Cybersecurity Standards
From The Eponymous Pickle

New Cybersecurity Standards

New cybersecurity standards are being launched for industry working with the Pentagon.In National Defense Mag.  Brought to my attention:Pentagon Rolling Out New...

Innovative AR in Automobiles
From The Eponymous Pickle

Innovative AR in Automobiles

Some quite innovative AR systems being used to compete among upscale automobiles.   But ultimately distracting? With In-Car AR, Drivers Get a New View of the Road...

Marketing Looks at Voice Assistants
From The Eponymous Pickle

Marketing Looks at Voice Assistants

Former colleague and correspondent Lou Killeffer of FiveMileRiver Marketing writes an interesting and cautious piece about voice assistants, AI and the future of...

XTREME-D Launches New HPC Infrastructure Services with Digital Realty
From insideHPC

XTREME-D Launches New HPC Infrastructure Services with Digital Realty

Today Award-winning Japanese HPC Cloud company XTREME-D announced an agreement with San Francisco-based Digital Realty, a leading global provider of data center...

NSF selects 7 winners from its first-ever NSF 2026 Idea Machine prize competition
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

NSF selects 7 winners from its first-ever NSF 2026 Idea Machine prize competition

The National Science Foundation (NSF) announced recently the selection of four grand prize and three meritorious prize winners for its first-ever NSF 2026 Idea...

Way that Emerging Tech is Disrupting Business Strategy
From The Eponymous Pickle

Way that Emerging Tech is Disrupting Business Strategy

Good piece from HBS Bus School in HBSWK, fairly obvious examples, but worth a look.Workig Knowledge:  Business Research for Business Leaders6 Ways That Emerging...

Microway powers Shared Research Computing Storage Project in Massachusetts
From insideHPC

Microway powers Shared Research Computing Storage Project in Massachusetts

Powered by storage technology supplied by Microway, the Northeast Storage Exchange (NESE) is changing the way Boston-area universities approach research data storage...

Companies that Scrape Your Email
From Schneier on Security

Companies that Scrape Your Email

Motherboard has a long article on apps -- Edison, Slice, and Cleanfox -- that spy on your email by scraping your screen, and then sell that information to others...

Whitepaper: Accelerate Training of Deep Neural Networks with MemComputing
From insideHPC

Whitepaper: Accelerate Training of Deep Neural Networks with MemComputing

"The paper addresses the inherent limitations associated with today's most popular gradient-based methods, such as Adaptive Moment Estimation (ADAM) and Stochastic...

Using sound and light for ultra-fast data transfer
From insideHPC

Using sound and light for ultra-fast data transfer

A research team of academics from the University of Leeds and University of Nottingham believes its has found a way of delivering ultra- fast modulation, by combining...

Call for Posters: Women in HPC Workshop at ISC20
From insideHPC

Call for Posters: Women in HPC Workshop at ISC20

The twelfth international Women in HPC workshop has issued its Call for Posters. The half-day WHPC workshop takes place June 25 at ISC20 in Frankfurt, Germany.Call...
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