Publications

William Van Etten has produced new scripts for the Apple OS X "Launchd" framework used by Mac OS X 10.5 "Leopard" systems. Moving forward it seems that Apple eventually intends to phase out the SystemStarter methods for starting/stopping daemons and services in favor of...

Click on the document image below to download a PDF formated version of the WikiLIMS poster displayed at the 2008 AGBT Meeting. Authored by Mike Cariaso (BioTeam) and Timothy D. Read (U.S. Naval Medical Research Center). ...

We've put together a tri-fold formatted brochure style quick reference guide for Grid Engine 6.1 and later. Most of the content is from an excellent cheatsheet that Dan Templeton posted to the sge-users mailing list. Check it out and feel free to leave comments and...

A few years ago, having gained familiarity with various microarray platforms, I figured out how to run my own DNA and extract the details. By cataloguing my single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs), I knew 500,000 facts about myself, but had no idea about their implications. As...

Buying CPUs by the hour is back. Marketing apparently decided that ‘On Demand’ sounds pushy and ‘Utility’ and ‘Grid’ are too rigid. This time it will be called a ‘Cloud’, and it will be running inside Amazon.com....

Each of us at The BioTeam contributed a few topics (in no particular order) that we think will be important to watch closely in 2007....