Energy Department Awards $258 Million to Develop Exascale Supercomputers

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The Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded $258 million to six U.S. tech companies to build the country’s first exascale supercomputer – a move designed to help the United States regain its supercomputing dominance, but also to improve the nation’s economic competitiveness. An exascale. AMD Hewlett Packard Enterprise IBM Supercomputers DOE

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Collaboration Helps Advance Energy Industry

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Energy companies continue to collaborate with other organizations to further research. According to a company press release, “This new centre will focus on developing solutions for the automotive sector, including the development of high-efficiency lubricants and additives; cleaner use of conventional fuels; and the development of alternative fuels and new energies that help reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Innovation Steams Ahead in the Energy Industry

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Fortunately, new digital technology and methods, such as machine learning and analytics, have improved greatly in recent years, enabling energy companies to maximize production. Where demand is increasing, good seismic information can lead to more affordable energy. Other fascinating technologies are being developed to improve operations. The post Innovation Steams Ahead in the Energy Industry appeared first on Digital Transformation.

Facebook, Microsoft Join Renewable Energy Buyer’s Group

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Group to promote development of 60 gigawatts of renewable energy by 2025 Read More. Facebook Green Data Centers Microsoft Power

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Cushman & Wakefield to Pitch Huge Colorado Energy Park for Data Center Use

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Developers say Niobrara Energy Development can become world's largest microgrid Read More. Site Selection

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Amazon to Buy Solar Energy for Virginia Data Centers

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Cloud provider signs long-term PPA with developer of 80MW solar project Read More. Amazon Green Data Centers Power Washington DC Area

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Lenovo Developing 64-Bit ARM Server Powered by Cavium

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government-led energy efficient computing research project Read More. Joins U.K. Blades HPC Power

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How to Architect Your Software Career


Develop a balanced skill set that will prepare you for new challenges associated with the digital age. Develop a career profile with a compilation of knowledge, ability, desire, personal considerations and the factors in life that light a fire in you. Build your own professional development roadmap. Take career development into your own hands and develop a roadmap for your career progression.

Lessons That CIOs Can Learn From The Energy Business (a chief information officer needs an IT strategy to create IT alignment)

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Energy Biz CIOs know how to get to where they want to go to… Image Credit. It turns out that in the energy business, CIOs have their hands full right now…. The energy business in the U.S. As a CIO you are going to want to learn from what other CIOs are doing.

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How to Develop the Digital Innovation Scenario

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To develop innovation as the differentiated competency, companies must go beyond experimenting innovation and commit to taking a systematic scenario to explore innovation in its digital ecosystem for achieving high-value business results.

Five-Pillar Framework to Develop the Platform Business

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Here are five essential pillars to build a solid framework for developing a powerful platform business. The digital organization is a dynamic system which needs to continue evolving and adapting.

Intel Rolls Out Development Kit for KVM Tools » Data Center.

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Intel Rolls Out Development Kit for KVM Tools. Intel Rolls Out Development Kit for KVM Tools. Intel is offering a new Software Development Kit for data centers that complements its Data Center Manager (DCM) product, a key ingredient in more than 80 percent of today’s Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) offerings. Energy Efficiency Guide. About DCK. Advertise. Subscribe. Events. Intel » Management. By: Jason Verge July 12th, 2013. Tweet.

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Oil & Gas Transformation Initiatives Enable Efficiency

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While innovation thrives and regulatory obstacles persist, energy companies must remain diligent in setting and meeting their business and enterprise priorities so they stay competitive. Reducing capital spending will remain a critical factor in improving energy companies’ financial landscape. In his speech at the Unleashing American Energy Event, Trump said we’re in “the golden era of American energy.”

The Tao of Developing the Scale of Innovativeness

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How to apply the principles of Tao to develop the scale of innovativeness? “ It is important o keep mind flow, release positive energy, out of this comes a beautiful thing, the freedom of choices and the plenty seeds of creativity. Innovation is what leads to differentiation.

How Microsoft Word “Protected View” Stops Information Leaks

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In this document, override the default document template by clicking the “Document Template” command button seen in the Developer tab (note – you may need to enable the Developer tab in your Microsoft Word if you do not already see it).

Oil & Gas Companies with Ethical Operations Outperform Peers

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Energy companies continue developing and enhancing sustainability programs that push their strategic values and priorities. Ensuring that companies research, innovate, and guarantee a reliable supply of energy in a compliant manner is important. Energy organizations can make the world greener and cleaner by reducing carbon, water, and waste.

Trying to Develop a Death Star or a Flux Capacitor?

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I cover topics for Technologists from CIOs to Developers - agile development, agile portfolio management, leadership, business intelligence, big data, startups, social networking, SaaS, content management, media, enterprise 2.0 Trying to Develop a Death Star or a Flux Capacitor?

Potential Impacts Beyond Cloud Applications & Infrastructure

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With cloud technology it is now possible to develop, test, and deploy totally new solutions in days or weeks to “test the water”. One large category of capabilities are the “citizen development tools”. When an organization decides to make these capabilities available to their internal users there needs to be a solid plan developed prior to deployment. This is the next installment in a series of blogs on the subject of Cloud Transformation.

ARM Brings the Internet of Things To Life On Its Campus » Data.

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Chipmaker ARM is using its headquarters campus to demonstrate how its low-power chip technology can slash energy costs for the automated office environments of the future. ARM believes the project will help it save money by reducing energy usage. Energy Efficiency Guide.

Equinix Testing Fuel Cell for Use in Fire Suppression » Data Center.

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Equinix has become the latest provider to test drive the use of fuel cells, installing a 100-kilowatt system to generate energy for its FR4 data center in Frankfurt, Germany, the company said. It shows us that the fuel cell to many years of development work has arrived in the market.

Why the U.S. National Strategic Computing Initiative (NSCI) Matters


government’s role in expanding rural electrification, fostering space exploration, birthing atomic energy, and – more recently – shaping the Internet as apt comparisons for the NSCI’s vast, transformative potential in the years ahead. These “data intensive” environments can look very different from their “computing intensive” counterparts, tending to be comprised of over-the-counter, commodity components rather than developed as purpose-built systems.

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The Monthly “100 Creativity Ingredients” Book Tuning: Develop Creative Competency Dec. 2018

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Develop Creative Competency Creative Competency ? Creativity comprises a combination of “flavored ingredients” that work together, flow, fluctuate in harmony, in order to generate creative energy. Developing creativity requires both self-awareness and internal motivation.

Launch of Digital Sydney: Ideas, energy, success stories, and massive potential

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Given the blindingly obvious importance of the digital and creative sectors today, as well as Sydney’s growing success in the space, there seems to be a good chance that the government support will develop rather retreat from here.

Tech News Roundup March 2


Myanmar president asks next government to develop agriculture - New Kerala. Energy Dept. Army Astronaut Energy Dept. Katie Kennedy. The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosystem: Technology Ticker. Thumbs up! NASA astronaut Scott Kelly returns to Earth after a year in space. NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly Returns Safely to Earth after One-Year Mission. NASA astronaut Scott Kelly touches down in Kazakhstan after a year in space.

How HPE is climbing the supercomputer league to reach exascale performance

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise recently joined a project to develop exascale computing for the US Department of Energy. We assess the implications

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Mythic: Accelerating AI that works for everyone


Mythic has developed a truly unique AI compute platform that enables smart camera systems, intelligent appliances, brilliant robotics, and more.

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The Future is Bright: Rich Opportunities for Data Centers

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By expanding their attention on uptime to include energy efficiency, data center operators can actually maximize uptime and save money at the same time, writes Sarah Rambacher of the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority.

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How CIOs Can Boost Staff Skills Without Increasing Headcount

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The purpose of this program is two-fold: the mentored employee gets the guidance and direction that he or she is desperately looking for while the mentor gets access to the energy and excitement of a new employee that they need in order to stay motivated in their job.

IBM, Pivotal Team to Boost CloudFoundry » Data Center Knowledge

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Continuing to sharpen its focus on enterprise cloud computing, IBM is joining forces with Pivotal to support CloudFoundry, the versatile platform as a service (PaaS) framework that allows developers to build applications that can run on multiple clouds. Energy Efficiency Guide.

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Don't be blinded by the cloud's many virtues

David Linthicum

Cloud computing's effect on energy usage is good. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, the use of cloud services has essentially nullified the growth in energy usage from data centers, reducing the pollution and other environmental costs of our modern digital activities. I've argued with my green friends that cloud computing ultimately means more efficient use of computing resources, and thus reduced overall usage of energy.

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CIOs Need To Know Why Their Best Young Talent Is Leaving

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What they found out is that a lot of the problem had to do with dissatisfaction with employee development efforts. It turns out that the one thing that they feel as though they are missing is formal development.

Fountainhead: Alternative Recommendation for DCeP "Service.


Back in February of this year, The Green Grid published a paper listing proposed Proxy measures for data center productivity, specifically Data Center Energy Productivity (DCeP). In addition, the Data Center Knowledge blog pointed out: The new goal is to develop a simple indicator, or proxy, rather than a full metric. 2) The SLA encapsulates many "behind-the-scenes" factors that contribute to energy consumption. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead.

DreamWorks "Turbo" Accelerated By HP » Data Center Knowledge

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He has served many roles in the data center, including support, system administration, web development and facility management. Energy Efficiency Guide. About DCK. Advertise. Subscribe. Events. Hewlett-Packard » Storage. DreamWorks “Turbo” Accelerated By HP.

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Looking beyond linpack: new supercomputing benchmark in the works

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Dongarra and his colleague Michael Heroux from Sandia National Laboratories are developing a new benchmark that is expected to be released in time for the next TOP500 list release in November. Energy Efficiency Guide. About DCK. Advertise. Subscribe. Events.

ASHRAE 90.4: Why This Data Center Standard Matters

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In September of 2016, the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) published a new and improved standard that establishes the minimum energy efficiency requirements for data centers. ASHRAE 90.4-2016 has been in development for several years.

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