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May
10
2016
Posted by Oracle Coherence Blog

We are pleased to announce the release of a new Oracle Coherence Community open source project.  The CoherenceRx project provides a reactive API for the Oracle Coherence in-memory data grid, based on the popular RxJava library.

It is implemented as a thin wrapper around the Oracle Coherence Asynchronous API, which implies that it requires Coherence 12.2.1 or a newer release.

Why CoherenceRx?

Reactive Programming is somewhat of an all-or-nothing proposition, or as Andre Staltz pointed out in…

 
May
09
2016
Posted by Kurzweil Accelerating Intelligence Blog
By Jamie Metzl (@JamieMetzl) (Gattaca 1997) Human reproduction is about to undergo a radical shift. Embryo selection, in connection with in-vitro fertilization (IVF), will help our species eliminate many genetic diseases, extend healthy lifespans, and enhance people’s overall well-being. Within 20 years, I predict that it will supplant sex as the way large numbers of [...]
 
May
06
2016
Posted by ScaleOut Software Blog

Drives company growth in delivering real-time, operational intelligence to enterprises worldwide Bellevue, Wash. – May 6, 2016 – ScaleOut Software, a leading provider of in-memory computing software, today announced that Kevin Lasswell has joined the company as Director of Sales, Advanced Products. Based in Denver, CO, Lasswell is responsible for pioneering sales of the company’s […]

The post Veteran IT Sales Executive Joins ScaleOut Software appeared first on ScaleOut Software.

 
May
06
2016
Posted by The ScaleOut Software Blog

Drives company growth in delivering real-time, operational intelligence to enterprises worldwide Bellevue, Wash. – May 6, 2016 – ScaleOut Software, a leading provider of in-memory computing software, today announced that Kevin Lasswell has joined the company as Director of Sales, Advanced Products. Based in Denver, CO, Lasswell is responsible for pioneering sales of the company’s […]

The post Veteran IT Sales Executive Joins ScaleOut Software appeared first on ScaleOut Software.

 
May
06
2016
Posted by ToddMace.io

This year I decided to make my first application into the VMworld Call for Papers. I have been wanting to do this for some time but my time and commitments never aligned. It's been a learning experience and so we will see how it goes! So, if you have find interest in learning more about migrating workloads to VVols and all the details that go with this, then please vote for this session. 

Migrating Workloads to VMware VVols [9059]
Careful planning is needed for successful workload migration to VVol based storage. Depending on the scenario and the datacenter environment it’s important to understand what is expected and required when migrating Virtual Machines in a mixed environment of VMFS and VVols. We will look at the steps and options available in a virtualized heterogeneous storage infrastructure, in addition to available VMware partner solutions.

 
May
05
2016
Posted by Kurzweil Accelerating Intelligence Blog
By Robert Scoble May 5, 2016 What a month it’s been since I wrote to you last. I’ve been on a world tour, doing my homework, meeting influencers at conferences and startups. Since I last wrote you I’ve been to Pittsburgh, Quebec City, Napa, London, Palm Springs, New York, Mumbai, New Delhi and New Orleans. [...]
 
May
04
2016
Posted by Kurzweil Accelerating Intelligence Blog
By David Glance Director of UWA Centre for Software Practice, University of Western Australia Pharmaceutical companies typically develop new drugs with thousands of staff and budgets that run into the billions of dollars. One estimate puts the cost of bringing a new drug to market at $2.6 billion with others suggesting that it could be double that cost at [...]
 
Apr
30
2016
Posted by Kurzweil Accelerating Intelligence Blog
Association for Computing Machinery | People of ACM A list of highlighted members with inspiring contributions to computing. about | People of the Association for Computing Machinery highlights the unique scientific accomplishments and the compelling personal attributes of ACM members — who are making a difference in advancing computing as a science and a profession. [...]
 
Apr
27
2016
Posted by Nati Shalom Blog
Preface The Innovator’s Dilemma faced by vendors of proprietary networking stacks is well documented. The blogsphere and the trade media have well documented the disruptive, one-two punch of open source NFV and white box hardware that threatens to undermine their...
 
Apr
26
2016
Posted by Kurzweil Accelerating Intelligence Blog
Dear readers, When I was 14 I wrote Marvin Minsky a letter asking to meet with him. He invited me to visit him at MIT and he spent hours with me as if he had nothing else to do. When my daughter Amy was about eleven and we went out for a meal at the [...]
 
Apr
26
2016
Posted by The In-Memory Revolution


Data can be loaded directly from any persistent store into Ignite caches. This example shows you how to load data from a MySQL database into an Ignite distributed cache. Here, I am assuming that you already have Apache Ignite installed on your system. If not, you can go through this tutorial first.


1.  Sample PERSON table

To start with, here is what the 
 
Mar
25
2016
Posted by Kurzweil Accelerating Intelligence Blog
April 25–30, 2016, Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, Tucson, Arizona “To have a glimpse of what consciousness is would be the scientific achievement before which all others would pale.” – William James After 23 years, the seminal conference “Toward a Science of Consciousness” is now simply “The Science of Consciousness.” But as consciousness cannot be observed, scientifically [...]
 
Mar
18
2016
Posted by Kurzweil Accelerating Intelligence Blog
Some things in life cannot be offset by a mere net gain in intelligence. The last few years have seen the widespread recognition that sophisticated AI is under development. Bill Gates, Stephen Hawking, and others warn of the rise of “superintelligent” machines: AIs that outthink the smartest humans in every domain, including common sense reasoning [...]
 
Mar
15
2016
Posted by Kurzweil Accelerating Intelligence Blog
Researchers in the Personal Robots Group at the MIT Media Lab, led by Cynthia Breazeal, PhD, have developed a powerful new “socially assistive” robot called Tega that senses the affective (emotional/feeling) state of a learner, and based on those cues, creates a personalized motivational strategy. But what are the implications for the future of education … and society? [...]
 
Mar
08
2016
Posted by Kurzweil Accelerating Intelligence Blog
92 Street Y | 7 Days of Genius Conversation on stage during the week long event series, held at the historic community center. featured talk | Ray Kurzweil with host Neil DeGrasse Tyson, PhD — on Invention & Immortality Inventor, author and futurist Ray Kurzweil is joined by astrophysicist and science communicator Neil deGrasse Tyson, PhD for [...]