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dCUDA: Distributed GPU Computing with Hardware Overlap
From insideHPC

dCUDA: Distributed GPU Computing with Hardware Overlap

"Over the last decade, CUDA and the underlying GPU hardware architecture have continuously gained popularity in various high-performance computing application domains...

Spectra BlackPearl Gets Globus Client Certification
From insideHPC

Spectra BlackPearl Gets Globus Client Certification

Today Spectra Logic announced that Globus has completed client certification for its Spectra BlackPearl Converged Storage System. BlackPearl allows customers in...

Research on Tech-Support Scams
From Schneier on Security

Research on Tech-Support Scams

Interesting paper: "Dial One for Scam: A Large-Scale Analysis of Technical Support Scams": Abstract: In technical support scams, cybercriminals attempt to convince...

Avere Powers Active Archive Object Storage at University of Warsaw
From insideHPC

Avere Powers Active Archive Object Storage at University of Warsaw

"One of the challenges we face in enabling big data science is providing safe and affordable storage at petabyte scale,” said Dr. Marek Michalewicz, deputy director...

Job of the Week: Software Developer for Exascale at General Atomics
From insideHPC

Job of the Week: Software Developer for Exascale at General Atomics

General Atomics in San Diego is seeking a Software Developer for Exascale Computing at General Atomics in our Job of the Week. "This position independently leads...

Call for Proposals: LAD’17 in Paris
From insideHPC

Call for Proposals: LAD’17 in Paris

The LAD'17 Lustre Administrators and Developers Conference has issued their Call for Proposals. The event takes place Oct. 3-4 in Paris. "We are inviting community...

Drawing for Everyone
From The Eponymous Pickle

Drawing for Everyone

This is always something I wanted, something that turned me into a graphic artist.   A Clever AI experiment by Google:Fast Drawing for EveryoneDan Motzenbecker,...

Infographics and Data Science Visual Resources
From The Eponymous Pickle

Infographics and Data Science Visual Resources

DSC does its usually good job of pulling together lots of interesting visual resources.    " ... They come in various shapes: infographics, cheat sheets, periodic...

Electronic License Plates for Drones
From The Eponymous Pickle

Electronic License Plates for Drones

In IEEE SpectrumElectronic License Plates for DronesIn late 2015, mandatory drone registration went into effect in the United States. Since then, anyone who wants...

NSF WATCH TALK- The Jekyll and Hyde of Smart Contracts
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

NSF WATCH TALK- The Jekyll and Hyde of Smart Contracts

The next WATCH talk, called The Jekyll and Hyde of Smart Contracts is Thursday, April 20th, from 12 – 1 PM ET. The presenter is Ari Juels, a Professor of Computer...

Eni in Italy fires up 5.8 Petaflop HPC3 Cluster for Oil & Gas
From insideHPC

Eni in Italy fires up 5.8 Petaflop HPC3 Cluster for Oil & Gas

During the first week of April, Eni fired up its new HPC cluster in the Green Data Center in Ferrera Erbognone, Italy. Known as HPC3, the new 5.8 Petaflop cluster...

High-Performance and Scalable Designs of Programming Models for Exascale Systems
From insideHPC

High-Performance and Scalable Designs of Programming Models for Exascale Systems

"This talk will focus on challenges in designing programming models and runtime environments for Exascale systems with millions of processors and accelerators to...

DDN Adds Cost-Effective Data Protection to WOS Object Storage
From insideHPC

DDN Adds Cost-Effective Data Protection to WOS Object Storage

Today DDN announced new feature enhancements to its WOS object storage platform that include increased data protection and multi-site connectivity options. With...

Next-Generation Sequencing Improving Precision Medicine
From insideHPC

Next-Generation Sequencing Improving Precision Medicine

Genomic sequencing has progressed so rapidly that researchers can now analyze the genetic profiles of healthy individuals to uncover mutations that will almostNext...

New Destructive Malware Bricks IoT Devices
From Schneier on Security

New Destructive Malware Bricks IoT Devices

There's a new malware called BrickerBot that permanently disables vulnerable IoT devices by corrupting their storage capability and reconfiguring kernel parameters...

CPG Companies and Data Assets
From The Eponymous Pickle

CPG Companies and Data Assets

Good to see this push, complex and deep data assets point towards the need for better analytics.  The idea of data as an asset has been much mentioned here, and...

Tesla P100 GPUs Speed Cloud-Based Deep Learning on the Nimbix Cloud
From insideHPC

Tesla P100 GPUs Speed Cloud-Based Deep Learning on the Nimbix Cloud

"Nimbix has tremendous experience in GPU cloud computing, going all the way back to NVIDIA’s Fermi architecture,” said Steve Hebert, CEO of Nimbix. “We are looking...

[Book] Designing User Interfaces for an Aging Population: Towards Universal Design
From Putting People First

[Book] Designing User Interfaces for an Aging Population: Towards Universal Design

Designing User Interfaces for an Aging Population: Towards Universal Design By Jeff Johnson and Kate Finn Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, March 2017 258 pages > First...

More Assistant Competitors to Alexa
From The Eponymous Pickle

More Assistant Competitors to Alexa

Rumors out about assistant oriented competitors to Amazon Echo.  The latest being a collaboration between Harman-Kardon and Microsoft.  In Neowin: " .. .Harman ...

Saving Shopping Malls by Tracking?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Saving Shopping Malls by Tracking?

We looked to this kind of tracking for better personalization,  but not much has happened in the last decade.Will customer tracking help save shopping malls?  by...
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