[sib-courses] SIB Bioinformatics Workshops - High Performance Computing (HPC) in Life Sciences (Vital-IT infrastructure usage)

Vassilios Ioannidis Vassilios.Ioannidis at isb-sib.ch
Thu Sep 29 09:27:18 CEST 2011


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,  11 Nov 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  
from:
http://edu.isb-sib.ch/course/view.php?id=108

Hope to see you there!

For the organizers,

Vassilios Ioannidis

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





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