16 Apr 2008 Genetic Engineering News: Managing Data from Next-Gen Sequencing
Bill Van Etten has a piece in the April 2008 issue of Genetic Engineering News.
“…One terabyte of data is not large by today’s standards. An external terabyte disk can be purchased for less than a few hundred dollars at any office supply store. Accumulating one terabyte per day, maintaining it for rapid online access, and archiving it for permanent storage is a familiar problem to the sequencing center and maybe even the core facility, but this is a novel problem for the small research group and individual principal investigator.“
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