Monday, February 13, 2006

An Interview with Microsoft's Tony Hey

Hi everyone! Today's selection is a podcast with an interview of Tony Hey, Microsoft's VP for Technical Computing. Mr. Hey was interviewed by Matt Pasiewicz of EDUCAUSE. This interview was posted to the web on 12 December 2005 at:

The show notes included the following:

"Let's listen in as he [Tony Hey] compares e-science research in the US and UK, talks about the prospects of multicore computing, shares his thoughts on the NSF's cyberinfrastructure report, and sheds some light on the challenges of working with very large, high throughput datasets ... the raw materials of research. He also briefly touches on the UK's Open Middleware Infrastructure Institute (OMII) and as well as their Digital Curation Centre ... an attempt to bring scientists, computer scientists and librarians together to to tackle issues involvingcuration and preservation of massive amounts of data."

More information about Matt Pasiewicz at

I hope you enjoy this podcast!

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