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Computerome – A Life Sciences Supercomputer of National Significance, Underpinned by Bright

By Haroon Ibrahim | November 26, 2015

The Center for Biological Sequence Analysis (CBS) comprises a team of more than 90 scientists in Denmark, who carry out research in the field of bioinformatics.

In 2014, the systems management team at CBS set about upgrading its supercomputer to cater for increasingly sophisticated requirements in high performance computing. A key requirement was for a sophisticated infrastructure management platform to automate the day-to-day administration of the powerful supercomputer.

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BioMed X: Crowdsourcing for Biomedical Innovation

By Lee Carter | November 10, 2015

When BioMed X set about building a high performance supercomputer in 2014, the decision for the cluster structure and management solution was driven by the need for the cluster to interoperate with a range of different applications. There was also a requirement for the cluster to be expandable, robust, and easy to manage.

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