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2 hrs ago | EETimes

28nm FD-SOI

How thin SOI channel thickness is required for 14nm FD-SOI technology? 3nm? It appears that FD-SOI is not scalerble.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Startups, Intel

7 hrs ago | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

National Data Service kicks off with the Materials Data Facility

In nearly every field of science, experiments, instruments, observations, sensors, simulations, and surveys are generating massive data volumes that grow at exponential rates.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, University of Chicago

8 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

NREL Research Earns Two Prestigious R&D 100 Awards

GOLDEN, Colo., July 11 -- The U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory issued the following news release: A growth system that can produce thin solar cells quickly and at low cost, and an ultra-efficient supercomputer platform - both developed or advanced by the Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory and ... (more)


Related Topix: Department of Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Science / Technology, Hewlett Packard

12 hrs ago | Lambda the Ultimate

Interactive scientific computing; of pythonic parts and goldilocks languages

The scenario of these posts is to explain and constrast the difference between two scientific computing languages, Python and "SciPy/SymPy/NumPy, IPython, and Sage" on one side, and Julia on the other, as the result of two different design traditions, one following Ousterhout's Dichotomy of having a convenient scripting language on top of a fast ... (more)


Related Topix: Mathematics, Science, Computer Science, Science / Technology, Programming Languages, Lisp

14 hrs ago | NorCalBlogs

A way of calculating local climate trends without the need for a government supercomputer

This method may or may not have merit - readers are invited to test the merit of it themselves, the method is provided - Anthony People in different places are wondering: What are temperatures doing in my area? Are they trending up, down or sideways? Of course, from official quarters, the answer is: The globe is warming, so it is safe to assume ... (more)


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Computers, Weather

18 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

UI presidential search on fast track

Robert Easter, president of the University of Illinois, speaks at a ceremony to launch the Blue Waters supercomputer at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications in Urbana, on Thursday March 28, 2013.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Urbana, IL, Life, Holidays, Thanksgiving

21 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

Mobile Device Forensics Guidelines Play Key Role in Supreme Court's...

New York, NY July 12, 2014 As reported in this July 1st article by NIST , the June 25th, 2014 Supreme Court ruling in Riley v California shook up the electronic discovery world.


Related Topix: US News, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Science / Technology, Privacy, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Supreme Court

Fri Jul 11, 2014

PC Magazine

Cray to Build Supercomputer That Will Manage Nuclear Weapons

The $174 million supercomputer will be at the Los Alamos National Lab and used to secure the U.S. nuclear stockpile.


Related Topix: Cray, Computers, Science / Technology, Los Alamos National Laboratory


Dumb People Sent a Worthless Stock Soaring. Dumb Machines May Do It Next

The stock market draws human stupidity the way a black hole sucks in starlight. The dotcom bubble of the late 20th century remains the iconic example; this week, we got a small reminder of what those dumb days were like thanks to Cynk Technology.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Computers, Science / Technology, Twitter

CNet News

Microsoft Snaps Up InMage for Business Continuity in Cloud

Microsoft has acquired InMage, a San Jose, Calif.-based data protection software company, the software and cloud services giant announced July 11. The terms of the deal have not been disclosed.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Science / Technology

Government Computer News

Virtualization breaks a high-performance computing barrier

Virtualization is all the rage in most places, even for large organizations like federal data centers.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Science / Technology

Bio IT World

AWS Summit Kicks Off in New York, Features Best of Show Winner

The Amazon Web Services Cloud Summit kicked off this morning with a keynote from Werner Vogels, Chief Technology Officer.


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

Why Cray (CRAY) Stock Is Surging Today

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Related Topix: Cray, Computers, Mozilla, Science / Technology, TheStreet, Financial Markets

Information Technology

Prairie North Health Region Improves Patient Care with Nutanix Virtual Computing Platform Solution

Nutanix, the web-scale converged infrastructure company, today announced that Prairie North Health Region has chosen its Virtual Computing Platform to improve the reliability and predictability for its front line medical staff.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Canada, World News, Science / Technology

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Hispanic Business

Delivery backbone switches and peripheral equipment, blade servers,...

Contract notice: Delivery backbone switches and peripheral equipment, blade servers, uninterruptible power supplies ups, server software, programming and utility for the medical university of warsaw, character matters: aez/s-114/2014 1 The contract is for the supply of backbone switches and peripheral equipment, blade servers, uninterruptible power ... (more)


Related Topix: Science / Technology


US chases supercomputing crown with multipetaflop Trinity system

The supercomputer will be deployed within the next two years, but would be the world's fastest if deployed today, Cray claims Stepping up its efforts to regain supercomputing dominance from China, the U.S. within the next two years will activate what could be one of the world's fastest computers.


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

Los Alamos to get new supercomputer

The National Nuclear Security Administration announced Thursday that it is contracting with Cray Inc. to help develop the supercomputer, called Trinity.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Los Alamos National Laboratory

ABC News

Los Alamos to Get New Supercomputer

Los Alamos National Laboratory is getting a next-generation supercomputer to help maintain the safety and effectiveness of the nation's nuclear weapons.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Los Alamos National Laboratory

UB Reporter

Eric Pitman Workshop

"The workshop immerses students into some of the most exciting and cutting-edge science that's happening in their backyard."


Related Topix: Education Etc., Computers

Business Journal

Watching the nukes: Cray gets $174M contract

The contract from the NNSA, which is "responsible for enhancing national security through the military application of nuclear science," is for a Cray XC supercomputer and a Cray storage system.


Related Topix: Cray, Computers, Science / Technology


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