General Articles - 2014


The Future of Computing Education

Education of students in computer software and hardware must change to reflect the new realities, such as distributed parallel processing and incorporating cybersecurity at all levels.


IEEE CS 2022

In the near future, parallel multicore processors will be embedded in most computing devices, from cars, smartphones, and sensors to supercomputers.


RCS 3 Report and Videos

Final report, videos and presentations available.


Energy Efficiency through Significance-Based Computing

By Dimitrios S. Nikolopoulos, Hans Vandierendonck, Nikolaos Bellas, Christos D. Antonopoulos, Spyros Lalis, Georgios Karakonstantis, Andreas Burg, and Uwe Naumann


Programming for Exascale Computers

By William Gropp and Marc Snir


Thinking Virtual

By Oliver Bimber


Rebooting Computing Summit 3 Highlights

The 3rd IEEE Rebooting Computing Summit was held October 22-24, 2014 in Santa Cruz, CA, and addressed several topics linked by the common theme, "Rethinking Structures of Computation".


Approximate Computing: An Emerging Paradigm For Energy-Efficient Design

By Jie Han and Michael Orshansky


Adiabatic Technique for Energy Efficient Logic Circuits Design

By Rakesh Kumar Yadav, Ashwani K. Rana, Shweta Chauhan, Deepesh Ranka, and Kamalesh Yadav


Moore's Law: The First Ending and a New Beginning

By Andrew A. Chien and Vijay Karamcheti


2nd IEEE Rebooting Computing Summit

The second IEEE Rebooting Computing Summit (RCS 2), organized by the Future Directions Committee (FDC) Rebooting Computing Initiative, concluded successfully on May 16, 2014 at the Chaminade, Santa Cruz, CA. RCS 2 included 48 invited participants who are thought leaders from government agencies, academia and industry.


A Next-Generation Approach to Combating Botnets

By Adeb Alhomoud, Irfan Awan, Jules Ferdinand Pagna Disso, and Muhammad Younas


Why Ultra-low Power Computing Will Change Everything

By Jonathan Koomey


Top 10 Technology Trends of 2014

What are the trends that will shape computer applications in 2014 and the future?


Highlights of the First IEEE Rebooting Computing Summit

Summary report available.