Watson-based Tool Automates Discovery

August 28, 2014

The HPC community has been following IBM's Watson technology since a semi-personified version of the analytics machine became a winning Jeopardy contestant in 2 Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

HPC Aids Fight Against Toxic Bacteria

May 13, 2014

A group of researchers at the University of South Wales' Genomics and Computational Biology lab are using supercomputing to help solve a critical public health Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Mining for Shakespeare

September 13, 2013

Given sufficiently large data sets and suitable quantitative methods, subtle variations in writing style can be teased to reveal linguistic preferences, psychological issues and even authorship itself. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

‘Sherlock’ Applies Problem Solving to Complex Challenges

August 21, 2013

San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) is announcing a bold new cloud and analytics-based initiative, called Sherlock. Established by SDSC with the assistance of SD Technology and Chickasaw Nation Industries, the Sherlock-branded project represents an "extensive portfolio of information technology services for healthcare and government." Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Post Office Mines Data to Fight Fraud

March 26, 2013

The US Postal Service relies on the power of big data to analyze over 528 million mail pieces per day for signs of fraud. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Supercomputers Study Singing Mice

August 14, 2012

Rodent vocalizations could be linked to speech disorders in humans. Read more…

By Robert Gelber

The Genomics Conundrum

May 11, 2011

DNA sequencing technology outruns genomic analysis. Read more…

By Michael Feldman

Cray Pushes XMT Supercomputer Into the Limelight

January 26, 2011

When announced in 2006, the Cray XMT supercomputer attracted little attention. The machine was originally targeted for high-end data mining and analysis for a particular set of government clients in the intelligence community. While the feds have given the XMT support over the past five years, Cray is now looking to move these machines into the commercial sphere. And with the next generation XMT-2 on the horizon, the company is gearing up to accelerate that strategy in 2011. Read more…

By Michael Feldman

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