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With re:Invent just two weeks away, the HPC team at AWS has released a new product they are calling ParallelCluster to replace their legacy, open-source project CfnCluster. BioTeam has been assembling and orchestrating SGE-based HPC clusters in EC2 for over 10 years, first with StarCluster, then...

In this post we'll dive into the technical details of how one can expose data in an iRODS zone as S3 object storage. What is Minio? - https://minio.io/ Minio is an open source object storage server with Amazon S3 compatible API. Build cloud-native applications portable across all major...

Chris has been delivering his "trends from the trenches" presentation at the BioIT World Conference & Expo since 2010 and the talk has evolved into a fairly popular annual tradition. The intent of the talk is to deliver a candid (and occasionally blunt) assessment of the best, the...

Using PIV smart cards for HHS VPN login with Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Note: This entire post is basically google search bait designed to (hopefully) allow others struggling with the same issues to save a bit of time. Hope it helps! October 30, 2014 Update There is...

I recently presented at the annual Molecular Medicine Triconference in San Francisco, CA. This talk focused on horizontal and vertical scaling in the life sciences. Scaling Systems for Research Computing from adamkraut ...

As the adoption of NGS increases, more users are evaluating what type of infrastructure to use to manage their data. With the varying levels of throughput, size of labs, and complexities of data analysis, there is no one-size-fits-all solution for managing NGS data. BioTeam has...