Tag: Silicon Valley

Putting the ‘Silicon’ Back in Silicon Valley

Sep 13, 2013 |

In a recent opinion piece, Angel Orrantia points to a steadily decreasing fab industry and calls on Silicon Valley to refocus its efforts on the transformation of this sector forthwith.

Thinking Forward: Vivek Wadhwa on Singularity University

Feb 13, 2012 |

<img style=”float: left;” src=”http://media2.hpcwire.com/hpcwire/Vivek_Wadhwa_small.jpg” alt=”” width=”101″ height=”84″ />Tech entrepreneur turned academic, Vivek Wadhwa is currently the Vice President of Academics and Innovation at Singularity University, an institution that educates a select group of leaders about exponentially growing technologies. In this interview for HPCwire, Wadhwa describes his thoughts on the culture of Silicon Valley, Singularity University, the rising costs of education, and the rapid evolution of technology.

Diversifying the Tech Workforce

Apr 15, 2011 |

White men’s guilt or a cause with a purpose?

Entering Enterprise Territory at Cloud Expo 2010: Notes from the Show Floor

Nov 3, 2010 |

Highlights and thoughts from the floor of Cloud Expo 2010 in Silicon Valley where we attended to look for the intersection between high-performance computing, large-scale enterprise and what the two have in common as they look to the clouds.

Silicon Valley Faces Rough Road to Recovery

Feb 11, 2010 |

Region’s high-tech dominance at risk.

The Next Silicon Valley

Jun 8, 2009 |

Global forces and domestic politics may be shifting innovation leadership away from the US.

Venture Capital Financing Slows Amid Economic Downturn

Oct 24, 2008 |

Silicon Valley technology startups are adopting a new business plan: deferral.