I'll be working in Germany from September 18th to October 18th, 2014

IBM has offered me an opportunity to work in Mainz, Germany, for a temporary assignment. You can imagine how I felt when I spotted that email, lurking in my inbox, especially when you consider that my family name Braren is German, and my last long overseas trip was to northern Germany, when I was…

Sep 8 2014

NVIDIA and IBM create a GPU Interconnect called NVLink that's faster than PCI Express 3.0

Disclosure. I work for IBM's storage division, but am not involved in this NVIDA collaboration in any way. This is a personal blog, reflecting my own opinions and observations. Today, I was rather surprised to see announcements about this new NVLink. Can you imagine a shared…

Mar 25 2014