The Construction Of Open Data Portal Using Dkan For Integrate To Multiple Japanese Local Government Open Data, 2018 Center for Spatial Information Science, the University of Tokyo
The Construction Of Open Data Portal Using Dkan For Integrate To Multiple Japanese Local Government Open Data, Toshikazu Seto, Yoshihide Sekimoto
Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G) Conference Proceedings
In recent years, the Code for Japan, a civic tech community in Japan, has focused on the context of the FOSS4G. Consequently, the Japanese have published open data in more than 150 local governments, but these data are almost simply provided as a file on their website. And also CKAN portal are used less than 20 cities. In this study, we built open data platform that uses DKAN for integrated open data distribution of Japanese local governments.
The Fat-Pyramid: A Robust Network For Parallel Computation, 2018 Loyola University Chicago
The Fat-Pyramid: A Robust Network For Parallel Computation, Ronald I. Greenberg
This paper shows that a fat-pyramid of area Theta(A) built from processors of size lg A requires only O(lg^2 A) slowdown in bit-times to simulate any network of area A under very general conditions. Specifically, there is no restriction on processor size (amount of attached memory) or number of processors in the competing network, nor is the assumption of unit wire delay required. This paper also derives upper bounds on the slowdown required by a fat-pyramid to simulate a network of larger area in the case of unit wire delay.
Randomized Routing On Fat-Trees, 2018 Selected Works
Randomized Routing On Fat-Trees, Ronald I. Greenberg
Fat-trees are a class of routing networks for hardware-efficient parallel computation. This paper presents a randomized algorithm for routing messages on a fat-tree. The quality of the algorithm is measured in terms of the load factor of a set of messages to be routed, which is a lower bound on the time required to deliver the messages. We show that if a set of messages has load factor lambda on a fat-tree with n processors, the number of delivery cycles (routing attempts) that the algorithm requires is O(lambda+lgnlglgn) with probability 1-O(1/n). The ...
An Empirical Comparison Of Area-Universal And Other Parallel Computing Networks, 2018 Selected Works
An Empirical Comparison Of Area-Universal And Other Parallel Computing Networks, Ronald I. Greenberg, Lee Guan
This paper provides empirical comparison of the communication capabilities of two area-universal networks, the fat-tree and the fat-pyramid, to the popular mesh and hypercube networks for parallel computation. While area-universal networks have been proven capable of simulating, with modest slowdown, any computation of any other network of comparable area, prior work has generally left open the question of how area-universal networks compare to other networks in practice. Comparisons are performed using techniques of throughput and latency analysis that have previously been applied to k-ary n-cube networks and using various existing models to equate the hardware cost of the networks being ...
An Improved Analytical Model For Wormhole Routed Networks With Application To Butterfly Fat-Trees, Ronald I. Greenberg, Lee Guan
A performance model for wormhole routed interconnection networks is presented and applied to the butterfly fat-tree network. Experimental results agree very closely over a wide range of load rate. Novel aspects of the model, leading to accurate and simple performance predictions, include (1) use of multiple-server queues, and (2) a general method of correcting queuing results based on Poisson arrivals to apply to wormhole routing. These ideas can also be applied to other networks.
An Empirical Comparison Of Networks And Routing Strategies For Parallel Computation, 2018 Selected Works
An Empirical Comparison Of Networks And Routing Strategies For Parallel Computation, Ronald I. Greenberg, Lee Guan
This paper compares message routing capabilities of important networks proposed for general-purpose parallel computing. All the networks have been proven to have some type of universality property, i.e., an ability to simulate other networks of comparable cost with modest slowdown, using appropriate cost and communication models. But in this paper we seek an empirical comparison of communication capability under typical direct use rather than an analysis of worst-case results for simulating message traffic of another network.
A Systolic Simulation And Transformation System, 2018 Selected Works
A Systolic Simulation And Transformation System, Ronald I. Greenberg, H.-C. Oh
This paper presents a CAD tool, SystSim, to ease the design of systolic systems. Given a high-level, functional description of processors, and a high-level description of their interconnection, SystSim will perform simulations and provide graphical output. SystSim will also perform transformations such as retiming, which eases use of the methodology of Leiserson and Saxe of designing a system with broadcasting and then obtaining a systolic system through retiming.
Visualising Mixed Reality Simulation For Multiple Users, 2017 Central Queensland University
Visualising Mixed Reality Simulation For Multiple Users, Michael Cowling, James Birt
Faculty of Society and Design Publications
Blended reality seeks to encourage co-presence in the classroom, blending student experience across virtual and physical worlds. In a similar way, Mixed Reality, a continuum between virtual and real environments, is now allowing learners to work in both the physical and the digital world simultaneously, especially when combined with an immersive headset experience. This experience provides innovative new experiences for learning, but faces the challenge that most of these experiences are single user, leaving others outside the new environment. The question therefore becomes, how can a mixed reality simulation be experienced by multiple users, and how can we present that ...
Reengineering A 2-Tier Database Application With Software Architecture, 2017 Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Reengineering A 2-Tier Database Application With Software Architecture, Hong G. Jung
ASA Multidisciplinary Research Symposium
The purpose of this research is to demonstrate how to reengineer a legacy Database Application using to a target system with MVC and 3-layered architecture. A Coffee Inventory Management database application is used for legacy application. The benefits of the reengineering are discussed.
Crowdsourced Smart Cities, 2017 Carnegie Mellon University
Crowdsourced Smart Cities, Robert A. Iannucci, Anthony Rowe
Answering Food Insecurity: Serving The Community With Food And Knowledge Using Technology, 2017 Purdue University
Answering Food Insecurity: Serving The Community With Food And Knowledge Using Technology, Courtney Simpson
Purdue Journal of Service-Learning and International Engagement
The courses of Tech120, CGT110, and ENGT 180/181 and Red Gold at Purdue collaborated to design a robot that would plant and water a garden for a local community charter school. The students centered the project on the users’ needs for fresh food, nutrition education, and early exposure to STEM for children. The school, Anderson Preparatory Academy (APA), is comprised of many children who come from low-income families and are in the free or reduced lunch program. Inspired from “Farm Bot,” a similar system that allows for almost hands-free gardening, the “Boiler Bot” is designed to be scalable so ...
Access Update For Gvsu, 2017 Grand Valley State University
Access Update For Gvsu, Matt Schultz, Kyle Felker
Power-Efficient And Highly Scalable Parallel Graph Sampling Using Fpgas, Usman Tariq, Umer Cheema, Fahad Saeed
Parallel Computing and Data Science Lab Technical Reports
Energy efficiency is a crucial problem in data centers where big data is generally represented by directed or undirected graphs. Analysis of this big data graph is challenging due to volume and velocity of the data as well as irregular memory access patterns. Graph sampling is one of the most effective ways to reduce the size of graph while maintaining crucial characteristics. In this paper we present design and implementation of an FPGA based graph sampling method which is both time- and energy-efficient. This is in contrast to existing parallel approaches which include memory-distributed clusters, multicore and GPUs. Our ...
Understanding The Determinants Affecting The Continuance Intention To Use Cloud Computing, 2017 IFHE University, IBS Hyderabad
Understanding The Determinants Affecting The Continuance Intention To Use Cloud Computing, Shailja Tripathi Dr.
Journal of International Technology and Information Management
Cloud computing has been progressively implemented in the organizations. The purpose of the paper is to understand the fundamental factors influencing the senior manager’s continuance intention to use cloud computing in organizations. A conceptual framework was developed by using the Technology Acceptance Model (TAM) as a base theoretical model. A questionnaire was used to collect the data from several companies in IT, manufacturing, finance, pharmaceutical and retail sectors in India. The data analysis was done using structural equation modeling technique. Perceived usefulness and perceived ubiquity are identified as important factors that affect continuance intention to use cloud computing. In ...
Table Of Contents Jitim Vol 26 Issue 3, 2017, 2017 California State University, San Bernardino
Table Of Contents Jitim Vol 26 Issue 3, 2017
Journal of International Technology and Information Management
Table of Contents
Poster Abstract- Mitigating Multi-Tenant Interference On Mobile Offloading Servers, 2017 Carnegie Mellon University
Poster Abstract- Mitigating Multi-Tenant Interference On Mobile Offloading Servers, Zhou Fang, Mulong Luo, Tong Yu, Ole J. Mengshoel, Mani B. Srivastava, Rajesh K. Gupta
Ole J Mengshoel
Feature Extraction And Parallel Visualization For Large-Scale Scientific Data, 2017 University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Feature Extraction And Parallel Visualization For Large-Scale Scientific Data, Lina Yu
Computer Science and Engineering: Theses, Dissertations, and Student Research
Advanced computing and sensing technologies enable scientists to study natural and physical phenomena with unprecedented precision, resulting in an explosive growth of data. The unprecedented amounts of data generated from large scientific simulations impose a grand challenge in data analytics and visualization due to the fact that data are too massive for transferring, storing, and processing.
This dissertation makes the first contribution to the design of novel transfer functions and application-aware data replacement policy to facilitate feature classification on highly parallel distributed systems. We design novel transfer functions that advance the classification of continuously changed volume data by combining the ...
Audiosense: Sound-Based Shopper Behavior Analysis System, 2017 Singapore Management University
Audiosense: Sound-Based Shopper Behavior Analysis System, Amit Sharma, Youngki Lee
Research Collection School Of Information Systems
This paper presents AudioSense, the system to monitor user-item interactions inside a store hence enabling precisely customized promotions. A shopper's smartwatch emits sound every time the shopper picks up or touches an item inside a store. This sound is then localized, in 2D space, by calculating the angles of arrival captured by multiple microphones deployed on the racks. Lastly, the 2D location is mapped to specific items on the rack based on the rack layout information. In our initial experiments conducted with a single rack with 16 compartments, we could localize the shopper's smartwatch with a median estimation ...
Bim+Blockchain: A Solution To The Trust Problem In Collaboration?, 2017 Dublin Institute of Technology
Bim+Blockchain: A Solution To The Trust Problem In Collaboration?, Malachy Mathews, Dan Robles, Brian Bowe
This paper provides an overview of historic and current organizational limitations emerging in the Architecture, Engineering, Construction, Building Owner / Operations (AECOO) Industry. It then provides an overview of new technologies that attempt to mitigate these limitations. However, these technologies, taken together, appear to be converging and creating entirely new organizational structures in the AEC industries. This may be characterized by the emergence of what is called the Network Effect and it’s related calculus. This paper culminates with an introduction to Blockchain Technology (BT) and it’s integration with the emergence of groundbreaking technologies such as Internet of Things (IoT ...
Lmproving Microcontroller And Computer Architecture Education Through Software Simulation, 2017 The University of Western Ontario
Lmproving Microcontroller And Computer Architecture Education Through Software Simulation, Kevin Brightwell
Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Repository
In this thesis, we aim to improve the outcomes of students learning Computer Architecture and Embedded Systems topics within Software and Computer Engineering programs. We develop a simulation of processors that attempts to improve the visibility of hardware within the simulation environment and replace existing solutions in use within the classroom. We designate a series of requirements of a successful simulation suite based on current state-of-the-art simulations within literature. Provided these requirements, we build a quantitative rating of the same set of simulations. Additionally, we rate our previously implemented tool, hc12sim, with current solutions. Using the gaps in implementations from ...