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Sep 19, 2014, 08:00 ET
Gordon Bell, known as "the father of the minicomputer," has been named the recipient of the 2014 IEEE Computer Society Seymour Cray Computer Engineering Award for his work in designing computer systems that significantly changed high-performance computing. (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

Gordon Bell, 'Father of the Minicomputer,' Named Recipient of 2014 IEEE Computer Society Seymour Cray Computer Engineering Award

Gordon Bell, known as "the father of the minicomputer," has been named the recipient of the 2014 IEEE Computer Society Seymour Cray Computer...

Sep 18, 2014, 12:05 ET
Matsuoka was recognized "for his work on software systems for high-performance computing on advanced infrastructural platforms, large-scale supercomputers, and heterogeneous GPU/CPU supercomputers." (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

Satoshi Matsuoka Recognized with 2014 IEEE Computer Society Sidney Fernbach Award for His Work on High-Performance Computing Software Systems

Satoshi Matsuoka, a professor at Tokyo Institute of Technology, has been named recipient of the 2014 IEEE Computer Society Sidney Fernbach Award....

Sep 12, 2014, 07:50 ET
Charles E. Leiserson of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) will receive the 2014 ACM-IEEE Computer Society Ken Kennedy Award for his influence on parallel computing systems. (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

ACM And IEEE Computer Society Recognize Charles E. Leiserson for Advances In Parallel Computing Systems

Charles E. Leiserson of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) will receive the 2014 ACM-IEEE Computer Society Ken Kennedy Award for his...

Sep 11, 2014, 14:47 ET
Register now for Rock Stars of Cybersecurity at www.computer.org/Cyber-Security. (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

Early Registration Closing September 12 for Rock Stars of Cybersecurity in Austin, Texas

Registrants for Rock Stars of Cybersecurity, set for September 24 in Austin, Texas, have until Friday to take advantage of early pricing and save...

Sep 02, 2014, 06:45 ET
Go to http://www.computer.org/2022 to view the report and join the conversation. (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

IEEE Computer Society Looks to the Future with Report on Top Technologies for 2022

What will the technology landscape look like in 2022? Nine technologists led by IEEE Computer Society President Dejan Milojicic have spent...

Aug 29, 2014, 17:08 ET
Crowdsourced answers will be compared to experts answers during September 8 IEEE Computer Society Google+ Hangout. (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

Take the Quiz: What Are the 10 Scariest Security Threats We Face?

The Russian crime ring CyberVog last month made cybersecurity history by amassing the largest known collection of stolen Internet credentials,...

Aug 27, 2014, 11:31 ET
Developers will have access to the latest tools--ARM mbed boards, Arduino boards, Tessels, and even a quadricopter--and be challenged to build embedded systems and wearable solutions leveraging mobile technology. (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

IEEE Computer Society and AT&T to Host Hackathon in Conjunction with Rock Stars of Cybersecurity

IEEE Computer Society and AT&T will be holding an #ATTHACK Mobile App Hackathon on September 19-20 in Austin, Texas, in conjunction with the...

Aug 20, 2014, 07:08 ET
The one-day event at Brazos Hall features a strong lineup of security innovators, along with problem-solving, networking, collaboration, food, and exhibits. http://bit.ly/1h2yhYv (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

Early Registration Closing August 22 for Rock Stars of Cybersecurity in Austin, Texas

Registrants for Rock Stars of Cybersecurity, set for September 24 in Austin, Texas, have until Friday to take advantage of early pricing and save...

Aug 19, 2014, 09:49 ET
Rock Stars of 3D Printing will feature high-level discussions with well-known industry leaders, networking, and more. (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

IEEE Computer Society to Host Rock Stars of 3D Printing Conference in Silicon Valley

3D printing is not only revolutionizing how we make everything from automobiles to prosthetics to food, but is fundamentally altering how business...

Aug 11, 2014, 12:00 ET
Drawing from 450 technical conferences, workshops, and symposia around the world, myConference lets users choose specific topics of interest, and directly delivers the papers they want to read. (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

IEEE Computer Society Introduces myConference, an Advanced Tool that Delivers Conference Papers to Researchers When Attendance Isn't Possible

IEEE Computer Society is launching a new digital information tool that delivers conference papers in specific fields of interest directly to...

Aug 07, 2014, 08:00 ET
The one-day gathering of well-known data analytics authorities will explore all aspects of analytics, including building a data-driven culture, launching data platforms, and ensuring privacy. (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

Early-Bird Registration Open for Rock Stars of Big Data Analytics

New speakers have been added for Rock Stars of Big Data Analytics, set for October 21 in the Silicon Valley. Early-bird, student, and team pricing...

Aug 06, 2014, 11:35 ET
Well-respected cybersecurity authorities from leading companies will deliver case studies and actionable advice that you can immediately put to use. (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

Early-Bird Registration Deadline Approaching for Rock Stars of Cybersecurity, Set for September 24 in Austin, Texas

Registrants can still take advantage of early-bird pricing for Rock Stars of Cybersecurity, set for September 24 in Austin, Texas. The one-day...

Jul 29, 2014, 09:15 ET

IEEE and IEEMA to Co-Sponsor INTELECT Conference & Exhibition on Intelligent Electricity Consumption and Integrated Future Technologies

Three IEEE societies and the Indian Electrical & Electronics Manufacturers' Association (IEEMA) will co-sponsor the IEEE-IEEMA INTELECT...

Jul 25, 2014, 08:27 ET
The early-bird registration deadline is 18 August. To register, visit http://www.icsme2014.org/. Discounts are available for IEEE Computer Society members and students. (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

Registration Open for 30th Annual IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution (ICSME 2014)

Registration is open for the 30th annual IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution (ICSME 2014), which will be held at...

Jul 24, 2014, 07:00 ET

IEEE Computer Society Presents Free Half-Day Agile Meets DevOps Symposiums Sponsored by IBM

Featuring leading technical gurus such as agile and scrum innovator Ken Schwaber, cloud computing executive Bernard Golden, and top analyst Michael...

Jul 22, 2014, 09:53 ET
The mobile app does the searching, sorting, categorizing, and delivery of authoritative, peer-reviewed tech knowledge on big data, cloud, agile, and dozens of other topics— with a personalized touch. (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

IEEE Computer Society's myComputer Mobile App for Personalized Technology Information Delivery Is Now Ready for Download

IEEE Computer Society's myComputer mobile app, the new information system that delivers personalized technology articles with the tap of a screen,...

Jul 22, 2014, 07:00 ET
For a limited time, attendees can take advantage of early registration and save more than 30 percent off full price. To register for Rock Stars of Big Data Analytics, set for October 21 in San Jose, California, visit http://www.computer.org/bigdataanalytics. (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

Registration Open for Rock Stars of Big Data Analytics--Set for October 21 in Silicon Valley

Early-bird registration is now open for Rock Stars of Big Data Analytics, the must-attend big data analytics event of the year featuring high-level...

Jul 21, 2014, 11:21 ET
For a limited time, attendees can take advantage of early-bird registration and save more than 30 percent off full price. Register now and pay only $299 (or $229 for IEEE Computer Society members) � for an entire day's worth of presentations, networking, and more. Team, member, and student pricing plans are also available. (PRNewsFoto/IEEE Computer Society)

New Speakers Added for Rock Stars of Cybersecurity, Set for September 24 in Austin, Texas

IEEE Computer Society has expanded the lineup of security experts who will be speaking at Rock Stars of Cybersecurity, taking place on September 24...

Jul 11, 2014, 15:00 ET

IEEE Computer Society to Live-stream 15th Annual Microsoft Research Faculty Summit

IEEE Computer Society, the community for technology leaders, on Monday, 14 July will live-stream the 15th annual Microsoft Research Faculty Summit,...

Jun 25, 2014, 12:25 ET

IEEE Computer Society Launches New Magazine on Cloud Computing

IEEE Computer Society's newest publication, IEEE Cloud Computing, is now available for subscription, and as a special introductory offer, the...