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Wolfram Announces Intelligence Effort
From The Eponymous Pickle

Wolfram Announces Intelligence Effort

I was a long time user of Wolfram's Mathematica in the enterprise. I also read parts of his epic book: A New Kind of Science. Which is now online in its entirety...

Cray and virtualization provider ScaleMP hook
From insideHPC

Cray and virtualization provider ScaleMP hook

From Cray’s website this morning, news that Cray is partnering with ScaleMP to use virtualization technology to bring shared memory to the company’s CX1 deskside...

What if?
From The Eponymous Pickle

What if?

Ken Karakotsios has a new post in his simulation blog called What if?. There he outlines the nature of models and simulation in a non-technical way. Over the...

Amazon Exposes a TeraByte
From The Eponymous Pickle

Amazon Exposes a TeraByte

Article on Amazon's public data sets, worth taking a look:" ... Amazon.com changed the retail world. In the process the company built up so much surplus computing...

Article explores answers for challenges faced by virtualization in
From insideHPC

Article explores answers for challenges faced by virtualization in

Twitter user LeahRosin tweeted a link to this article yesterday at SearchEnterpriseLinux.com, “Virtualization for high-performance computing on Linux: Critiques...

From Springenwerk Blog

github iPhone client

Wow, that was quick! It took only 6 days (or 4 work days) for my iPhone app to be reviewed and approved by Apple. It's my 3rd iPhone app, but my first own, not-for...

Cilk++ 1.0 multicore C++ development environment
From insideHPC

Cilk++ 1.0 multicore C++ development environment

This week parallel programming platform developer Cilk Arts announced the release of 1.0 of their flagship product, Cilk++ for Windows and Linux The Cilk++ programming...

Acceleware announces GPU services
From insideHPC

Acceleware announces GPU services

This week HPC application appliance maker Acceleware (about whom I’ve written in depth before) announced the formation of a new professional services team Acceleware…announced...

Hosted HPC on the
From insideHPC

Hosted HPC on the

Michael Feldman blogs at HPCwire this week about the evident increase in customers taking advantage of hosted HPC services, and Microsoft’s Cloud Computing Futures...

TeraGrid conference looking for education, workforce development
From insideHPC

TeraGrid conference looking for education, workforce development

This week 2009 TeraGrid Conference announced it is looking for submissions that highlight successes in training and workforce development — part of HPC’s contribution...

Russian HPC company intros cell-based system at
From insideHPC

Russian HPC company intros cell-based system at

Russian HPC maker T-Platforms, which has sytems on the Top500, is showing off its new cell-based gear at CeBIT this week in Hanover T-Platforms company, the leading...

SiCortex science to science
From insideHPC

SiCortex science to science

SiCortex announced this week that it is beginning a webinar series to highlight the ways in which HPC is used in science…on SiCortex gear, one presumes. In each...

Ada Lovelace DayGuest Blogger:  Barbara Boucher Owens, USA
From ACM-W supporting, celebrating and advocating for Women in Computing

Ada Lovelace DayGuest Blogger: Barbara Boucher Owens, USA

Ada Lovelace Day is March 24, 2009. A movement to promote female role models in technology is underfoot and you can help. But first some background, most of which...

Kindle on the IPhone
From The Eponymous Pickle

Kindle on the IPhone

I have mentioned here several times that I was not willing to drag around yet another device and so was not interested in buying a Kindle. I have tried a number...

Designing the User Interface
From The Eponymous Pickle

Designing the User Interface

A good review, which describes what is new in the book: Designing the User Interface, 5th Edition by Ben Shneiderman and Catherine Plaisant. I have a much earlier...

ConAgra Looks at Store Marketing
From The Eponymous Pickle

ConAgra Looks at Store Marketing

An interview with ConAgra on in-store marketing.

Institute for Large Scale Innovation
From The Eponymous Pickle

Institute for Large Scale Innovation

Just founded by John Kao and Deloitte, of interest:The Institute for Large Scale Innovation (ILSI) is a non-profit organization founded to address three key questions...

Rocks-A-Palooza
From insideHPC

Rocks-A-Palooza

The Rocks cluster toolkit developers have announced the fourth annual Rocks-A-Palooza.

On academic branding
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

On academic branding

Good communication is part of our jobs as researchers. And communicating well, in 2009, means having an effective web presence. When I read someone’s paper, and...

120 more employees laid off at
From insideHPC

120 more employees laid off at

Timothy Prickett Morgan at The Register is reporting today that another 9% of SGI’s workforce has been laid off Supercomputer maker Silicon Graphics has let go...
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