Off to Supercomputing 15 and the Top 10 Things I’m Looking Forward To

Off to Supercomputing 15 and the Top 10 Things I’m Looking Forward To

Off to Supercomputing 15 and the Top 10 Things I’m Looking Forward To Here we are again, finalizing our plans before we all take off for Austin. The Supercomputing show is one of my favorite shows of the year. In the tradition I started last year, here are the Top 10 things I am looking forward to as I spend my week in Austin. As for the Top 10 Things I like Best about SC15 – you’ll have to wait until Friday! StartupHPC: They did a workshop at SC14 in New Orleans and are continuing the tradition at SC15 with their workshop on Monday. This group is on a mission …

Is High Tech Marketing different than Just B2B Marketing?

Is High Tech Marketing different than Just B2B Marketing?

Is High Tech Marketing different than Just B2B Marketing? My specialty is marketing for high performance and technical computing companies who are selling servers, storage, networking, big data, cloud, and services. Their customers use the super-high end resources to do things like mapping the human genome or running complex, data-intensive climate models to improve forecasting and protect against disaster. The cool things my customers are doing with technology is one of the best parts of my job. So I got to thinking, is marketing to this type of customer different than marketing in other industries? I’ve decided the answer is yes. Now, before I go further into how different (and …

Top 10 reasons I love HPC and the SC conference

Top 10 reasons I love HPC and the SC conference

Top 10 reasons I love HPC and the SC conference This week is the annual supercomputing conference, this year held in New Orleans. I put together my Top 10 reasons I love the HPC industry and this show. The show is a reunion of old friends You can’t walk the show floor without seeing a friend from either years ago or one you made last year. A friend in HPC is a friend forever. But you always make new friends New people come in and we all instantly welcome them. We all have like interests and the conversations are so interesting and thought provoking! The technology new and old is …