Internet 2.0, Library Reducing Subscriptions to Academic Journals, Top 6 Predictions for HPC, and More

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Monday, March 9, 2015 - 2:45pm (updated Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 11:33am)

Internet 2.0 Comes to Chattanooga

Chattanooga Times Free Press, March 8, 2015

Chattanooga and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga were recently connected to a nationwide network of 60 research universities, including many that are exploring data transmission and computer technologies that will need the Gig to distribute information to end users...


Library Reducing Subscriptions to Academic Journals and Databases

Central Michigan Life, March 1, 2015

Central Michigan University is reducing subscriptions to academic journals and databases by $372,000 for the library's 2015-2016 fiscal year. The University Libraries is planning to let go of about 10 percent of the university's journal subscriptions, partially to account for a six-percent cost increase each year…


EBSCO Acquires YBP Library Services

Boston Business Journal, March 4, 2015

EBSCO, an Ipswich-based information services company, has acquired New Hampshire-based YBP Library Services. …


Top 6 Predictions for High Performance Computing in 2015

Scientific Computing, March 2, 2015

The drive toward exascale computing, a renewed emphasis on data-centric processing, energy efficiency concerns, and the limitations of memory and I/O performance are all working to reshape high performance computing platforms …


Op-ed: Supercomputing: The Key to America’s Innovation Edge

The Hill, March 2, 2015

America has a proud heritage of breakthroughs that have led the world in supercomputing innovation. These advancements have positioned our great nation at the forefront of landmark scientific discoveries …


IBM Power Systems Academy Takes Charge at 300 Institutions

EdTech: Focus on Higher Education, March 9, 2015

Courses powered by IBM’s hardware give students hands-on experience with Big Data and cloud technologies…