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Beyond the Supply Chain: Global Value Chains
From The Eponymous Pickle

Beyond the Supply Chain: Global Value Chains

More ways to think about value being generated.    Supplychains are being much influenced by new technologies now, its a good time to think about how they can be...

Knowledge Graphs, Governance, Learning and Much More
From The Eponymous Pickle

Knowledge Graphs, Governance, Learning and Much More

Have now been involved in a number of efforts in this area, worth understanding since Google has made an impressive run at this.  The article tells a historical...

UberCloud Recognized with three HPC Industry Awards
From insideHPC

UberCloud Recognized with three HPC Industry Awards

Today the UberCloud announced that it has been recognized in three leading HPC industry awards for two of its innovative engineering projects in the cloud. "WeUberCloud...

Improving HPC Performance with the Roofline Model
From insideHPC

Improving HPC Performance with the Roofline Model

"When we are optimizing our objective is to determine which hardware resource the code is exhausting (there must be one, otherwise it would run faster!), and then...

Google Makes more Speech Services Available
From The Eponymous Pickle

Google Makes more Speech Services Available

Impressive array of cognitive speech services, in 120 languages!   Now broadly available with demonstrations at the link.Cloud Speech-to-TextSpeech-to-text conversion...

The New HPC
From insideHPC

The New HPC

Addison Snell gave this talk at the Stanford HPC Conference. "Intersect360 Research returns with an annual deep dive into the trends, technologies and usage models...

Video: Atos Olympe Supercomputer Powers Research at CALMIP
From insideHPC

Video: Atos Olympe Supercomputer Powers Research at CALMIP

Today Atos announced the deployment of a BullSequana X1000 supercomputer at CALMIP, one of the biggest multi-scale inter-university supercomputing centers in France...

EU and Copyrights
From The Eponymous Pickle

EU and Copyrights

Had not heard of this particular topic. Of interest.In the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)  Been around a long time, a good follow.The Final Version of the...

Advancement in AI & Machine Learning Calls For New HPC Solutions
From insideHPC

Advancement in AI & Machine Learning Calls For New HPC Solutions

High performance computing has gone through numerous shifts in the past few years. The new HPC, inclusive of analytics and AI, and with its wide range of technology...

From Computational Complexity

Extra! Extra! Read all about it!

Last weekend I saw the documentary Joseph Pulitzer: Voice of the People. Pulitzer, as you probably know from the prize named after him, was a major newspaper publisher...

Reverse Location Search Warrants
From Schneier on Security

Reverse Location Search Warrants

The police are increasingly getting search warrants for information about all cellphones in a certain location at a certain time: Police departments across the...

Video: In-Memory Computing Using Photonic Memory Devices
From insideHPC

Video: In-Memory Computing Using Photonic Memory Devices

In this video, IBM researchers describe an all-optical approach to developing direct in-memory multiplication on an integrated photonic device based on non-volatile...

Ai allows for identification of new cancer genes
From insideHPC

Ai allows for identification of new cancer genes

Researchers at the Barcelona Supercomputing Centre have created a new artificial intelligence-based computational method that accelerates the identification ofAi...

Sven Breuner Joins Excelero as Field CTO
From insideHPC

Sven Breuner Joins Excelero as Field CTO

Today Excelero announced that it has appointed HPC pioneer Sven Breuner as Field Chief Technical Officer (CTO.) With over a decade of leadership in the HPC industry...

PASC19 to feature talk on Scalable High Performance Architectures with Embedded Photonics
From insideHPC

PASC19 to feature talk on Scalable High Performance Architectures with Embedded Photonics

The PASC19 conference will feature a Public Lecture by Keren Bergman on Flexibly Scalable High Performance Architectures with Embedded Photonics. The event takes...

Singularity: Container Workflows for Compute
From insideHPC

Singularity: Container Workflows for Compute

Greg Kurtzer from Sylabs gave this talk at the Stanford HPC Conference. "Singularity is a widely adopted container technology specifically designed for compute-based...

Japanese Translation of the CCC’s Next Steps in Quantum Computing Report Now Available
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Japanese Translation of the CCC’s Next Steps in Quantum Computing Report Now Available

In May 2018, the Computing Community Consortium (CCC) hosted a workshop on quantum computing, titled Next Steps in Quantum Computing: Computer Science’s Role. The...

Explaining Facts Over Knowledge Graphs
From The Eponymous Pickle

Explaining Facts Over Knowledge Graphs

Of general interest, linking explanation and knowledge graphs.  Technical.ExFaKT: a framework for explaining facts over knowledge graphs and text in AcolyerExFaKT...

Cutting Through 5G Hype
From The Eponymous Pickle

Cutting Through 5G Hype

Seems to be a major issue, especially with regard to how smart homes, and connected automobiles will be implemented.  McKinsey reports on the hype, with predictions...

Qualcomm Goes All-in with Voice
From The Eponymous Pickle

Qualcomm Goes All-in with Voice

This was surprising, had a chat with Qualcomm recently and it did not come up.  Examining what this looks like.   Test examples out there?  Send them along. Qualcomm...
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