Fri Mar 25, 2011: SIB Bioinformatics Workshop: “High Performance Computing (HPC) in Life Sciences”

Dear All,

We are pleased to announce the SIB Bioinformatics Workshop entitled:
“High Performance Computing (HPC) in Life Sciences”

This workshop, to be held on Friday,  25 March 2011, 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

Important information as well as the registration page are available

Hope to see you there!

For the organizers,

Vassilios Ioannidis

Vassilios Ioannidis, Ph.D.
Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics
Vital-IT Group
Quartier Sorge, Bâtiment Génopode, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Tel: +41 21 692 4076 / Fax: +41 21 692 4065
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