Fri Nov 5, 2010, SIB (3rd) workshop: High Performance Computing (HPC) in Life Sciences

From the SIB :

Dear All,

We are pleased to announce the 3rd session of the SIB Bioinformatics Workshop entitled:

High Performance Computing (HPC) in Life Sciences

This workshop is particularly targeted to Vital-IT users that have recently received accounts on the Vital-IT infrastructure.

This workshop, to be held on Friday,  5 Nov. 2010, will cover the following main subjects:
• Identify limits of conventional multi-core machines (PCs) when using life science applications
• Obtain basic theoretical knowledge on high performance computing
• Learn how to use Vital-IT’s computing cluster for scientific applications (including hands-on exercises on Vital-IT’s infrastructure)
• Tips and tricks for effective and efficient cluster usage
• Discuss particular computing needs and requirements of course participants

Registration is now open

Hope to see you there!

For the organizers,

Vassilios Ioannidis

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