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Simplifying technology to energize the business.

Perhaps it is with good reason that Super Bowl 51 was held in Houston, Tex., the nerve center of oil and gas companies with several key enterprises that drive the dynamics of the energy industry at large.  590 more words

Red Hat

4 Ground-breaking Use Cases of Smart Data using HPC

High Performance Computing has primarily been applied within scientific research, the financial world and relatively recently also to forecast the weather. The financial services industry was the first commercial industry to adopt HPC. 862 more words

IT & Technology

Poker Game - the latest AI conquest

For the last day of this week, I’ve chosen to play poker with artificial intelligence (AI). Past this metaphorically first sentence, i would like to share with The Information Age a recent post from the MIT Technology Review, another irresistible one, and this time about a most recent AI conquest of a typically human capacity – the card game of Poker. 1,330 more words

Information Technology

NTU and German Scientists Turn Memory Chips Into Processors to Speed Up Computing Tasks

Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) (01/03/17) Lester Kok

Researchers from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore and RWTH Aachen University and Forschungszentrum Juelich in Germany have developed a new computing circuit that enables data to be processed in the same place where it is stored. 152 more words

High Performance Computing

The Next Supercomputing Superpower--Chinese Technology Comes of Age

Asian Scientist (01/03/17) Rebecca Tan

China has been the ranking leader on the Top500 list of the world’s most powerful supercomputers since June 2013, claiming unsurpassed growth compared to all other countries, according to University of Tennessee professor Jack Dongarra. 164 more words

High Performance Computing

PopSci article on the Perdix Drone Swarm Demo at China Lake

On Oct. 26, 2016, a pair of Hornets flying above an empty part of California opened their bellies and… 12 more words


IEEE Top Tech Predictions

Yet more New Year’s stuff, the IEEE Computer Society technology trends for 2017. Technology that will “reach adoption” in 2017 include (in a very, very nerdy list): 409 more words