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50 min ago | BetaNews

IBM: Watson, go help those nice scientists with their research

IBM's Watson supercomputer is set to tackle scientific research head-on after being re-programmed to analyze big data in the cloud.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Biology, Baylor College of Medicine

4 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

UCO Professor Awarded National Science Foundation Research Grant for Supercomputer

The grant will fund a cluster supercomputer to be named "Buddy," a nod to the university's mascot, Buddy Broncho.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Computers

8 hrs ago | The Inquirer

HP unveils Intel Xeon E5v3-powered Proliant Gen 9 server systems

HP HAS REVEALED its updated range of Proliant servers that will be powered by Intel's imminent Xeon E5v3 processor chips, the firm's ninth generation systems.


Related Topix: Startups, Intel, Core Security Technologies, CPU, Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science

12 hrs ago |

Professor awarded supercomputer grant

A University of Central Oklahoma professor of engineering and physics has been awarded a $304,745 research grant from the National Science Foundation to fund a cluster supercomputer.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, University of Central Oklahoma

12 hrs ago | Electronics Weekly

ARCHER Cay XC30 petascale supercomputer upgrade is one step closer

The UK's ARCHER Cay XC30 petascale supercomputer is one step closer to a big upgrade, says EPSRC, following a consultation exercise with users.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

12 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly

Dancing with the universe

As two dancers move through space, danceroom Spectroscopy shows the way their energy fields interact with molecules around them.


Related Topix: Entomology, Science, Arts, Dance, Santa Clara County, CA, Stanford, CA, Stanford University, Startups, Pulse, Science / Technology

19 hrs ago | DarkVision Hardware

ASRock delivers its X99 Super Alloy motherboards

We have been here before, haven't we? Back in the days when we were used to having X79-chipset based motherboard for building up the supercomputers, and setting up the incredible rig on the face of earth, a brand new chipset motherboard with unassuming power came along and changed everything.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Russobit-M, Horns & Hoofs, Phase, Video Games, CPU

Thu Aug 28, 2014

How Stuff Works

We are Swimming in a Superhot Supernova Soup

Computer visualization is an essential tool for scientists to gain an insight to how complex physical, biological and chemical phenomena work.


Related Topix: Computers, Department of Energy

Sys-Con Media

AMAX's CloudMax Converged Cloud Infrastructure Solution Wins...

The software features a centralized management GUI for automated machine discovery, allocation, configuration, provisioning and total management of the OpenStack cloud environment, as well as multi-hypervisor integration and support, including for VMware's vSphere ESXi.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, SlideRocket, Socialcast, Startups, Intel


HP emphasizes compute in its server strategy with servers meant for 'modern' apps

HP gets it: Servers for data centers have become a commodity . Now the Palo Alto, Calif.-based IT corporation is coming out with servers that companies can buy to satisfy their customers' application needs.


CNet News

HP Unveils Next-Gen ProLiant Servers for Data Center Transformation

Company officials say the ProLiant Gen 9 servers are part of a larger server strategy that includes it Moonshot and Apollo efforts.


Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, Science, Computer Science, Science / Technology

How to Invest in Semiconductor Stocks?

Semiconductor gadgets, all the more ordinarily alluded to as "semiconductors" or "chips," are a basic piece of our everyday lives and are vital parts of all current registering gadgets, crossing the most influential supercomputers to the sleekest cell phones.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Science / Technology

Linux Today

$99 Parallella Supercomputer has Successful Launch After 18 Months

That we now have a low-cost open hardware computing platform equipped with a many-core processor - for which comprehensive documentation is freely available, along with a GNU-based SDK - is a huge step forward.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

The Nation

New EMC innovations bring enterprise-grade scale-out Data Lake to life

EMC Corporation has announced a major upgrade to EMC Isilon OneFS, new Isilon platforms and new solutions that reinforce the industry's enterprise-grade, scale-out Data Lake.


Related Topix: Computers, EMC, Science / Technology


Here's why the democratization of big data really, really should excite you. Yes a you.

In the not-so-distant past, if you wanted to query huge data sets, you needed authorized access to the big iron of supercomputers.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Wed Aug 27, 2014


IBM finally opens up its Watson supercomputer to researchers

IBM's grand plan for Watson, its Jeopardy-winning supercomputer, is quickly coming into focus - especially when it comes to academic and scientific research.


Related Topix: Science / Technology


DHS to roll out network 'stress testing' for agencies

The Department of Human Services has tendered for testing and network infrastructure to benchmark and validate changes to its data centre to support the integration of Centrelink, Medicare and CRS Australia.


Related Topix: CIO News, Science / Technology


Linux Doesn't Need to Own the Desktop

Linus Torvalds issued Linux 3.17 rc-2 on Monday of this week, and he deviated from his normal schedule in doing so, because August 25 happens to mark the 23rd anniversary of the original Linux announcement.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Open Source Software, Linux, Computers


Cisco -- that's right, Cisco -- soars in server sales

Web browser or Office suite? Microsoft's and Google's office productivity and collaboration clouds pit rich and complex against simple and lean more Look at the Graph, Find the Code and Boom - You're Solving Problems.


Related Topix: Marketing, Science / Technology

New Scientist

Supercomputers make discoveries that scientists can't

No researcher could read all the papers in their field - but machines are making discoveries in their own right by mining the scientific literature IN MAY last year, a supercomputer in San Jose, California, read 100,000 research papers in 2 hours.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Arts, Literature, Computers, Baylor College of Medicine


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