The following presentation “A new life after death : think eternity!” was given by Vincent Keller (CADMOS) at the hpc-ch Forum on Hardware Life-Cycle and User Policies for HPC systems, October 23th 2013, hosted by EPF Lausanne / University of Lausanne / Vital-IT.
The Swiss TV SRF broadcasted dedicated to the reduction of the energy consumption of data centers. Have a look to the broadcast (in German). Jedes SMS und jede Suche im Internet generieren Daten, die von einem Rechenzentrum verarbeitet werden müssen. Hier hat die Schweiz die Nase vorn: Sie entwickelt sich immer mehr zu einem Zentrum [...]
The origin and stimulus behind plate tectonics has been simulated with the aid of high-performance computers. A new study sheds light on the role continents play in the formation of oceanic crust. by Simone Ulmer The seafloor opens up on the mid-ocean ridges (MOR), which stretch through the world’s oceans for 10,000 kilometres. Here, hot [...]
STS-CH, the Swiss Association for the Studies of Science, Technology and Society is organizing a meeting to discuss about big data: Collecting, Organizing, Trading Big Data University of Lausanne, 20-22 February 2014 The meeting will analyze the effects of big data in human and life sciences as well as in the development of new technologies [...]