SC08 - Austin: The ASU team entered the HPC Challenge and despite not being familiar with Windows HPC, ported several scientific codes and placed 3rd (out of seven teams)! Congrats to the ASU team!!!
This week , as always, Max and Laura observed and listened to what people here at Microsoft were buzzing about, what was on their minds and what they talked about at the water cooler. Here is a recap of what was on the minds of Microsofties this past
week. Topics include:
Ever wondered what CeBIT means? Well, CeBIT stands for “Centrum der Büro- und Informationstechnik” or in English “Center of Office and Information Technology.” This year the CeBIT was smaller than in past years, but on the day that I was there, there were tons of people waiting to try out…
With the increase in regulations and high energy prices, green and environmental initiatives in the IT world have evolved from hype buzzword to strategic metrics for organizations this year. This panel discusses environmentally sustainable changes in the
IT industry as well as best practices for…