Wednesday, June 29, 2016

[Links of the day] 29/06/2016 : Behavioral Economics , Tofu and RapidIO interconnect

  • Behavioral Economics Guide 2016 : Document looking at behavioral economics, the key takeaway that can be applied almost anywhere: when facing a problem or situation where all outcomes and probabilities are known and where the past determine the future (or looks like it), then you should leverage fine-tuned solutions such as complex optimization techniques. However if you have ( a significant ) uncertainty, then using robust solutions, including simple heuristics deliver better results. Sadly, the human nature tend to go for complexe solution in uncertain situation.. 
  • Tofu 2 : system interconnect (25Gbps) designed for the successor model of the FUJITSU Supercomputer PRIME HPC FX10. [slides]
  • Low Latency Analytics and Edge Connected Vehicles with RapidIO Interconnect : Interesting to see that rapidio interconnect is still alive and kicking. Looks like they are positioning as a full network stack solution ranging from cpu - cpu to box - box and with emphasis on IoT / analytic