Black box software: a problem for science that extends to big data

SUMMARY:   Blind trust in black box, or click-and-run, software is a growing problem in science, and the concern extends to big data and high performance computing. by Amanda Alvarez via http://gigaom.com/2013/05/16/black-box-software-a-problem-for-science-that-extends-to-big-data-2/?utm_source=feedly photo: Thinkstock You probably don’t need to know how a calculator makes two plus two equal four, or how your favorite smartphone app works, but the way the background software is implemented can make a big difference to the output. Slight… 

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AVS/Express 8.1 now available

AVS/Express is a comprehensive and versatile data visualization tool for both non-programmers and experienced developers. Rapid data analysis and rich visualization techniques combined with an intuitive, graphical application development environment make AVS/Express the best choice for challenging problems in a vast range of fields including science, engineering, medicine, telecommunications and environmental research. For information and trial download links please contact info@avs.com.   What’s New in AVS/Express 8.1 Platform updates Support… 

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AVS seeking new Software Engineer

Software Engineer JOB SUMMARY: Advanced Visual Systems provides a range of solutions to customers through the integration of leading-edge software tools with application templates, development and run-time licenses, application development services and support packages. OpenViz is a powerful data visualization API designed to provide highly interactive visual analysis to Web or desktop applications in a wide range of industries. OpenViz is a standards-based development system that provides virtually unlimited possibilities… 

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AVS Marks 21 Years as Data Visualization Innovator with Major Software Release

OpenViz API helps clients tackle challenges of Big Data, Cloud computing, corporate analytics Advanced Visual Systems Inc. commemorates its twenty-first anniversary as a pioneer in computer graphics software with a major release of its OpenViz data visualization API, a high performance system used by software vendors, corporations and research outfits to embed interactive graphics in a wide variety of analytic, monitoring and intelligent applications. Over its two decades of continuous… 

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