Bringing POWER to the People

Last month, Cirrascale joined the OpenPOWER foundation and soon after announced its entry into the market of POWER-based systems with its RM4950 OpenPOWER Development Platform at the GPU Technology Conference in San Jose. It was at this conference that IBM and the OpenPOWER Foundation were hosting their first OpenPOWER Summit. […]

Supercomputing 2013 in Snowy, Cold Denver

Wow, has it been a year already since Salt Lake City?  Apparently so, since the biggest and brightest brains converged on Denver last week for the annual pilgrimage to see all things Top500 and HPC.  For those of you who could not make it, I will try and convey a […]

The Plight of Bees

Last Sunday, one of my neighbors called me over to look at a pile of bees sitting on the ground.  The neighbors all know I am into pretty much anything nature related hence the ‘come and look at this’.  I walk over to look and there is a small pile […]