The Need for Technology
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Kris Lappala, CIO, Kiewit

Efficiency The current measure of efficiency in the construction industry is in units of millions of dollars of revenue per man year. That benchmark has been $1M/MY for the last 20 years. What the industry has realized, much as the automotive...

Leveraging HPC for Biological Applications
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Arne Fleisher, Chief Operations & Engineering Branch (OEB), OCICB, NIAID/NIH

High Performance Computing (HPC) has become an integral part of scientific research. In this article we will share our experience implementing HPC at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) NIH as well as our plans to...

Start-Ups that are Re-Inventing the SD-WAN Space
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Primarily focused on strengthening the connectivity among enterprise networks, including branch offices and data centers over diverse geographies, software defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) is addressing the shortcomings of conventional WAN...

Will Data Eat the World? Yes, With Some Help from Open Source
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Alfred Essa, VP, Analytics & R&D, McGraw-Hill Education

“Six decades into the computer revolution, four decades since the invention of the microprocessor, and two decades into the rise of the modern Internet, all of the technology required to transform industries through software finally works...

Helix Semiconductors: Powering an Energy-Efficient Tomorrow
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Harold A. Blomquist, President & CEO

Designs, develops and provides highly efficient power conversion Integrated Circuits (ICs)