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ISC High Performance: Fueling Innovation & Fostering Family for 33 Years
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ISC High Performance: Fueling Innovation & Fostering Family for 33 Years

In this special guest feature, Elizabeth Leake from the STEM-Trek Nonprofit reflects on inclusivity at the recent ISC 2019 conference in Frankfurt. "A favorable...

Providentia Worldwide Builds Intelligence into Summit Supercomputer Cooling
From insideHPC

Providentia Worldwide Builds Intelligence into Summit Supercomputer Cooling

The world’s fastest supercomputer is sharing data with its cooling plant, reducing energy consumption and cost. "OLCF and technology consulting company Providentia...

Announcing the 2019 ACM SIGHPC/Intel Computational and Data Science Fellowships
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Announcing the 2019 ACM SIGHPC/Intel Computational and Data Science Fellowships

SIGHPC, in collaboration with Intel, has announced the six recipients of the ACM SIGHPC/Intel Computational and Data Science Fellowships for 2019. The fellowships...

Adding Concept Learning to Neural Networks
From The Eponymous Pickle

Adding Concept Learning to Neural Networks

Linking logic and deep learning,  a great idea.   Did it in the 80s to add analytics and learning to expert systems.   Still not enough support to make it workDeep...

Moving HPC to the Cloud? Take our insideHPC Survey
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Moving HPC to the Cloud? Take our insideHPC Survey

How big is the move to HPC in the Cloud? "A recent report from Hyperion Research indicate that as much as 10 percent of HPC workloads are already in cloud and that...

Plant Breeding Towards Goals
From The Eponymous Pickle

Plant Breeding Towards Goals

Goes along my agriculture and botany threads.    Some exiting things happening in this space.  Most recently my interests have been in horticultural innovation,...

Ethics of AI in Asia
From The Eponymous Pickle

Ethics of AI in Asia

 How will this differ from Europe and the US?Public and private actors in Asia are working to define regulatory frameworks, build a trusted AI ecosystem, and maintain...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

Code It Up

So you think you have a proof that P=NP Randi 2014 documentary source James Randi is a magician who has challenged paranormal claims of all kinds. Today Ken and...

Bright Reseller Raid Media Systems Targets German Supercomputing Market
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Bright Reseller Raid Media Systems Targets German Supercomputing Market

Raid Media Systems has become the latest partner to sign up to the Bright Computing Reseller Program. As a reseller, Raid Media Systems has chosen to partner with...

Professor Michela Taufer to Receive 2019 IBM Faculty Award
From insideHPC

Professor Michela Taufer to Receive 2019 IBM Faculty Award

Professor Michela Taufer from the University of Tennessee has been selected to receive a 2019 IBM Faculty Award for $20,000 USD. This award is highly competitive...

Quantum Annealing could help solve fundamental questions in nuclear physics
From insideHPC

Quantum Annealing could help solve fundamental questions in nuclear physics

A new study led by a physicist at Berkeley Lab details how a quantum computing technique called “quantum annealing” can be used to solve problems relevant to fundamental...

Xilinx Launches Alveo U50 FPGA Datacenter Accelerator Card
From insideHPC

Xilinx Launches Alveo U50 FPGA Datacenter Accelerator Card

Today Xilinx launched the new Alveo U50 data center accelerator card, the industry’s first low profile adaptable accelerator with PCIe Gen 4 support. Designed for...

Interactive Supercomputing with Jupyter and DASK
From insideHPC

Interactive Supercomputing with Jupyter and DASK

Anderson Banihirwe from NCAR gave this talk at SciPy 2019. "This talk demonstrates how to use Dask and Jupyter on large high-performance computing (HPC) systems...

Microsoft Makes AI Debugging Tool Open Source
From The Eponymous Pickle

Microsoft Makes AI Debugging Tool Open Source

And with similarities to Google's What-If tool, Microsoft has made its debugging tool open source.  Have not seen this one directly as yet,  but this is NOT a No...

US Quantum Initiative
From The Eponymous Pickle

US Quantum Initiative

Considerable detail at the link on this effort.The Drive to Quantum ComputingBy R. Colin Johnson July 30, 2019 The U.S. National Quantum Initiative Act signed into...

Phone Farming for Ad Fraud
From Schneier on Security

Phone Farming for Ad Fraud

Interesting article on people using banks of smartphones to commit ad fraud for profit. No one knows how prevalent ad fraud is on the Internet. I believe it is...

Google What-IF Tool for Code Free ML Visualization
From The Eponymous Pickle

Google What-IF Tool for Code Free ML Visualization

Like the idea of visual tools that map with specific process, resource needs and output results.  Leads to better understandable and resilient results.Google'sKalev...

Activity Centric Computing Systems
From The Eponymous Pickle

Activity Centric Computing Systems

Task completion and coordination with other agents has become important.Activity-Centric Computing SystemsBy Jakob E. Bardram, Steven Jeuris, Paolo Tell, Steven...

HPE Acquires MapR Business Assets
From insideHPC

HPE Acquires MapR Business Assets

Today HPE announced it has acquired the business assets of MapR, whose data platform for artificial intelligence and analytics applications is powered by scale-out...

Draft Security Feature Recos of IOT
From The Eponymous Pickle

Draft Security Feature Recos of IOT

Good to see this moving forward.  Essential.NIST Releases Draft Security Feature Recommendations for IoT Devices National Institute of Standards and TechnologyBy...
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