Tag: economics

Raining on the Innovation Parade

Aug 11, 2011 |

The “dismal science” tells us innovation is on the wane.

Video Feature: The Cloud’s Criminal Element

May 17, 2011 |

This week we sat down with cybercrime and cloud security expert Dr. Nir Kshetri to discuss key challenges for users and providers of cloud computing services. Kshetri provides some background on crimes delivered across networks, both economic and technological, and discusses some key legal and policy changes that could shape remote resources to come.

New Year’s Foreboding

Jan 7, 2009 |

As is usual for the supercomputing world in early January, news is hard to come by. With so many academics in the community, a lot of HPC practitioners are still on their extended winter breaks. As for commercial HPC companies, they may not be so eager to return to work to confront the new economic realities they’ll be facing in 2009.