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Radio Free HPC Previews the SC17 Student Cluster Competition
From insideHPC

Radio Free HPC Previews the SC17 Student Cluster Competition

In this podcast, the Radio Free HPC team previews the SC17 Student Cluster Competition. "Dan’s got the inside scoop on all the new wrinkles of the competition this...

Cavium Thunder X Cluster to Crunch Big Data at University of Michigan
From insideHPC

Cavium Thunder X Cluster to Crunch Big Data at University of Michigan

Today Cavium announced a new partnership that will position the University of Michigan as a leader in data-intensive scientific research by creating a powerfulCavium...

Distill: For Machine Learning Research
From The Eponymous Pickle

Distill: For Machine Learning Research

Brought to my attention: DistillDistill:  Machine Learning ResearchShould Be Clear, Dynamic and Vivid.Distill Is Here to Help.A modern medium for presenting research...

Feature Visualization
From The Eponymous Pickle

Feature Visualization

In the Google Blog, they provide an overview and pointer to deeper information.  An image rich and informative article.Feature VisualizationPosted by Christopher...

Panasas Doubles Metadata Performance on ActiveStor Scaleout NAS
From insideHPC

Panasas Doubles Metadata Performance on ActiveStor Scaleout NAS

Today Panasas introduced the next generation of its ActiveStor scaleout NAS solution, capable of scaling capacity to 57PB and delivering 360GB/s of bandwidth. This...

Me on the Equifax Breach
From Schneier on Security

Me on the Equifax Breach

Last week, I testified before the House Energy and Commerce committee on the Equifax hack. You can watch the video here. And you can read my written testimony below...

Use the SCRIPT to Develop Your District’s Own #CSforAll Plans
From Computer Science Teachers Association

Use the SCRIPT to Develop Your District’s Own #CSforAll Plans

Individual teacher and school champions have enabled participation in K-12 computer science education to soar to new highs in recent years. However, true systemic...

Alexa as the End of Smartphones?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Alexa as the End of Smartphones?

Had never thought of it quite this way. overall a big challenge.  Mobile is still convenience.  Also not enough about the attentiveness of such systems.  Voice/conversation...

From human-centered design to humanity-centered design
From Putting People First

From human-centered design to humanity-centered design

The design industry’s reigning paradigm is in crisis. It’s time to evolve from human-centered design to humanity-centered design, write Artefact’s Rob Girling and...

‘Thick data’ sees the market future when big data can’t
From Putting People First

‘Thick data’ sees the market future when big data can’t

“Customers are really the most unpredictable, the most unknown, and the most difficult-to-quantify thing for any business,” said Tricia Wang, ethnographer and co...

Service design at BBVA bank
From Putting People First

Service design at BBVA bank

BBVA (an international financial institution with a presence in 35 countries, providing services to 70 million customers) was one of the sponsors of the Service...

Valens Offers a Single Copper Cable
From The Eponymous Pickle

Valens Offers a Single Copper Cable

Quite interesting solution that extends the simple .... for the rolling supercomputer.Valens Automotive Offers Carmakers One Cable To Rule Them All   By Philipin...

Intel Xeon Scalable Processors power new AWS C5 Instances for HPC
From insideHPC

Intel Xeon Scalable Processors power new AWS C5 Instances for HPC

Today, Amazon Web Services announced the availability of C5 instances, the next generation of compute optimized instances for Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon...

Sony Advanced Robot Aibo Dog
From The Eponymous Pickle

Sony Advanced Robot Aibo Dog

Saw the early version of the Aibo dog demonstrated in Japan.    Tried to get a demo for our space, but it never happened.   Japan was and is interested in eldercare...

Supermicro Powers Advanced Analytics at NASA NCCS
From insideHPC

Supermicro Powers Advanced Analytics at NASA NCCS

Today Supermicro announced that the company has partnered with the NASA Center for Climate Simulation (NCCS) to expand advanced computing and data analytics used...

Podcast: Optimizing Cosmos Code on Intel Xeon Phi
From insideHPC

Podcast: Optimizing Cosmos Code on Intel Xeon Phi

In this TACC podcast, Cosmos code developer Chris Fragile joins host Jorge Salazar for a discussion on how researchers are using supercomputers to simulate thePodcast...

Cisco Adds a Spark Conferencing Assistant
From The Eponymous Pickle

Cisco Adds a Spark Conferencing Assistant

Said to be a result of Cisco's acquisition of MindMeld earlier this year.  Makes sense, now will it add a level of attentiveness to a conference and do supporting...

Help Shape the Future of Data Science!
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Help Shape the Future of Data Science!

National Library of Medicine Director Patti Brennan spoke at the Computing Community Consortium (CCC) Leadership in Science Policy Institute (LiSPI) this morning...

University of North Texas turns to Bright Computing for Efficient Cluster Management
From insideHPC

University of North Texas turns to Bright Computing for Efficient Cluster Management

Today Bright Computing, a global leader in cluster and cloud infrastructure automation software, is proud to announce that the University of North Texas (UNT) has...

AI as the New Electrcity
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI as the New Electrcity

Interesting thoughts on AI,  Still beware of hyped expectations.  Brains in Alexa or Siri?   Still awaiting that.  In Knowledge@Wharton. Why AI is the new Electricity...
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