Bioinformatics and Clouds

Project ID
FG-26
Project Categories
Life Science
Project Keywords
Completed
Abstract
We will explore the use of cloud computing technology for several labs in the Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, in particular groups doing large scale phylogenetic inference and clustering of short sequence reads.
Use of FutureSystems
testbed for evaluating feasibility of cloud
Scale of Use
A few VMs for experiments, 1 TB to test storage provisioning and access