Author: chrisdag

BioTeam consultant Chris Dagdigian will be giving a short (~10 minutes or so) presentation at the NYC stop for the 2009 Amazon AWS Start-up Tour. The tour details and dates are here: http://aws.amazon.com/startupproject/ The agenda for the May 28th event is: 1:00-2:00 Doors Open 2:00-2:10 ...

{also blogged this on gridengine.info} Amazon just announced a new storage feature that I've been anxiously awaiting for some time now. Simply put, Amazon is now willing to accept delivery of eSATA and USB disks for large-scale data ingestion into the S3 storage cloud service....

As promised, below is a link to the PDF version of the "Trends from the Trenches" talk that I rushed through at the 2008 Harvard Biomedical HPC Leadership summit: 2008-Trends-from-the-trenches.pdf...

82 terabyte desktop folder, originally uploaded by ChrisDag. This screencap is from my Apple laptop; it's a NFS mount to a *really big* folder hosted on the network. ~90 terabytes of storage in a single namespace/folder costs a million dollars or more if you go with the...

nerds under glass, originally uploaded by ChrisDag. Chris Dwan & I doing some onsite work for a client. Reflection via Qualstar tape library robot. ...

Isilon Systems is doing a series of roadshows and talks beginning in early October with locations all over the east and west coasts of the USA. BioTeam is participating in the event series by giving a talk on "Storage for Life Sciences" - our part of...