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1 hr ago | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

Ranger Supercomputer Begins New Life, Makes Global Journey to Africa

For all the money and effort poured into supercomputers, their life spans can be brutally short - on average about four years.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Personal Finance, Retirement, Texas, Computers, CPU, Science, Computer Science

6 hrs ago | Network World

Dept. of Energy hunting fault tolerance for extreme scale systems

The immensely powerful supercomputers of the not too distant future will need some serious fault tolerance technology if they are to fulfill their promise of ingenious research.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU, Department of Energy, Science, Computer Science

7 hrs ago | Wireless Design & Development

Engineering Live: AC vs. DC

In the old war of currents between Edison and Tesla, Tesla's alternating current proved to be the winner in grid distribution.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

11 hrs ago | CiteULike

MoTeX-II: structured MoTif eXtraction from large-scale datasets.

Identifying repeated factors that occur in a string of letters or common factors that occur in a set of strings represents an important task in computer science and biology.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Science / Technology, CPU

15 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

eInfochips to Develop Nvidia Gpu-powered Solutions for Aerospace and...

Powered by NVIDIA Tesla , NVIDIA Quadro and NVIDIA Tegra GPUs, the next generation of systems designed by eInfochips will accelerate performance for visual computing and imaging applications.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Science / Technology, Marketing

15 hrs ago | IcNetwork

Check out our gallery of the latest appointments made by firms across Wales

The Wales Council for Voluntary Action , High Performance Computing Wales and Auction House have all made key appointments A leading voluntary group, a computing body and an auctioning firm have all made key appointments across Wales this week.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Business Journal

RTP's Cloud Pharma lands SBIR grant, has sights on $20M round

A Research Triangle Park company in the drug development space garnered a $150,000 small business grant, but has sights set on $20 million from private investors to grow.


Related Topix: Research Triangle Park, NC, Science / Technology

Planning Board testimony continues for proposed Montclair hotel

Four days after appearing before the Historic Preservation Commission, the team behind Montclair's proposed hotel, The MC, responded this past Monday to concerns before the Montclair Planning Board.


Related Topix: Montclair, NJ, Science / Technology

Hispanic Business

TekStart and Pico Computing Partner to Deliver Hybrid Memory Cube...

Pico Computing Inc., a technology leader in high-performance computing, and TekStart TM LLC, a semiconductor adventure capital company, today announced the availability of Hybrid Memory Cube Controller Intellectual Property .


Related Topix: CPU, Science / Technology, Semiconductors, Micron Technology, Electronics

Data Center Knowledge

Fujitsu Launches All-Inclusive Hardware-Middleware IT Solutions

Fujitsu has launched a full line-up of integrated solutions for what it calls the business-centric data center, with eight principal use cases for specific workloads.


Related Topix: CPU, Science / Technology, Microsoft, Startups, Intel


Microsoft, Amazon target climate change with cloud computing grants

Microsoft and Amazon Web Services both announced research grant programs on Tuesday, promising millions of hours of cloud computing resources to winning researchers, as well as access to mountains of government data.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, Amazon


IBM 004

In support of the updated Climate Data Initiative announced by the White House today, IBM will provide eligible scientists studying climate change-related issues with free access to dedicated virtual supercomputing and a platform to engage the public in their research.


Related Topix: IBM, Science / Technology, Computers, Virginia, University of Virginia, Alternative Energy, Energy

Wall Street Journal

The Daily Startup: VC Investment in China Soars to New Heights

China's startups received a record amount of venture capital funding in the second quarter, driven by a flow of public offerings both at home and abroad and a pressing need for venture capital firms to deploy capital, Sonja Cheung reports for VentureWire .


Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Computers, Science / Technology

Computer Weekly

Download ComputerWeekly

In this week's Computer Weekly, in a highly-regulated sector such as financial services, enabling staff mobility is a challenge - we hear from IT leaders that have made it work.


Related Topix: Computers


High efficient parallel numerical surface wave model based on an...

In Science China Earth Sciences, Vol. 57, No. 8. , pp. 1869-1878, doi:10.1007/s11430-014-4842-3 To achieve high parallel efficiency for the global MASNUM surface wave model, the algorithm of an irregular quasi-rectangular domain decomposition and related serializing of calculating points and data exchanging schemes are developed and conducted, ... (more)


Related Topix: China, Asia, World News, Science / Technology

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Huntington News

Military-Industrial Complex: Defense Dept. Contracts for July 28, 2014

Exelis Systems Corp., Colorado Springs, Colorado, was awarded a $445,107,802 modification to contract W52P1J-10-C-0062 for base operations at Camp Arifjan, Camp Buehring, Udairi Range and Camp Patriot in Kuwait and the aerial port of debarkation, and sea port of debarkation in Kuwait.


Related Topix: Luke Air Force Base, US Military, US Air Force, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Gila Bend Air Force Auxiliary Field, Science / Technology, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD

Small Business Computing

Drew Robb

Technology does a lot to help small businesses compete with the big boys. These five resources will help you cut through bureaucratic red tape and keep your costs down, too.


Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Iomega, Printers

Sys-Con Media

Bright Computing Raises $14.5M Series B to Accelerate its HPC, Hadoop, and OpenStack Business

Bright Computing, the leading provider of cluster management software, today announced a $14.5 million Series B financing co-led by DFJ and DFJ Esprit with participation from Prime Ventures and existing investor ING Corporate Investments.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Seeking Alpha

SanDisk's Key Growth Driver: ULLtraDIMM SSDs

SanDisk has been the longstanding and leading disrupter in the digital storage industry since its inception.


Related Topix: Startups, SanDisk, Pliant Technology, CPU, Science / Technology

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Hispanic Business

Mellanox profit halved despite higher revenue

Second quarter 2014 non-GAAP net income also excludes the amortization of intangible assets of said, "We are pleased with our results for the second quarter.


Related Topix: Science / Technology


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