Tag: real time

Simulating Society at the Global Scale

May 6, 2011 |

A group of European researchers is vying to create a distributed supercomputer of unprecedented scale to deploy real-time analytics from hundreds of streams (economic, social, environmental, medical and beyond) to arrive at a living, breathing simulation of life on earth.

Scaling the New Bar for Latency in Financial Networks

Aug 9, 2010 |

The bar for what qualifies as a fast connection or “low latency” networking has always been higher in finance than in other areas of corporate networking. It’s never been quite this high, however.