Tulane University – Rebuilding a Research Powerhouse

Ahead of BioData World Congress we wanted to share some examples of where high-performance computing is having a real and meaningful impact on scientific research. Tulane University needed to create a new high-performance (HPC) infrastructure following the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. Technology from Intel and Dell brings an all-in-one cluster solution to Tulane, helping them to achieve extraordinary work across …

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Intel Develops Big Data Tools and Wearables to Diagnose and Study Parkinson’s

Intel has announced a partnership with the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) to develop Big Data tools that will hopefully help diagnose this degenerative disorder earlier, and find a cure. Wearable sensors under the form of smartwatches could be the biggest progress of the last 200 years in terms of assessment tools available to diagnose and study …