April 9th, 2018 | 17 mins 2 secs
cloud management, deep learning, hpc, kubernetes, machine learning, navops, open source, open source software, osls, univa corporation
Rob Lalonde is vice president and general manager for Navops at the Univa Corporation. Rob and TNS Founder Alex Williams had a conversation at the Open Source Leadership conference in Sonoma, Ca. We talked quite a bit about Project Tortuga, which Susan Hall, writing for The New Stack, explained this way:
It’s a general-purpose cluster- and cloud-management framework with applications including high-performance computing (HPC), Big Data frameworks, Kubernetes and scale-out machine learning/deep learning environments.
July 6th, 2017 | 43 mins 10 secs
big data, data, data management, developers, devops, health data, healthcare, hybridization, ihme, infrastructure, multi-tenancy, navops, univa
The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington is, on its face, a single research facility that just happens to claim the largest repository of human health data anywhere in the world. But that repository is by virtue of a unique organizational structure that flips the whole question of hybridizations on its ear (assuming that such an organization keeps its ears in the same place).