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EMC Isilon Customers Discuss the Big Data Opportunity in Life Sciences at Bio-IT World Conference 2011

SEATTLE, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC), the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, today announced that EMC Isilon® customers City of Hope, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation (OMRF), and the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) are taking part in an end-user panel entitled, "Redefining Storage in the Era of Big Data," at Bio-IT World Conference and Expo in Boston, MA, from April 12-14. The roundtable discussion takes place at Noon ET on Wednesday, April 13, in City View Room #2 of the Boston World Trade Center and will provide first-hand perspectives on the strategies and technologies being deployed to transform big data into biomedical breakthroughs.

The panelists for "Redefining Storage in the Era of Big Data," include:

  • Yate-Ching Yuan, PhD, Director, Biomedical Informatics Core and Associate Research Scientist, Division of Biomedical Informatics, City of Hope
  • Stuart Glenn, Informatics Systems Manager, Arthritis and Clinical Immunology Program, OMRF
  • James Lowey, Director, Network and Computer Systems, TGen

Today, City of Hope, OMRF and TGen are all using Isilon scale-out NAS to maximize the value of genomic information in identifying personalized treatments for life-threatening diseases. With its unique "pay as you grow" architecture and range of capabilities for accessing online, nearline, and long-term data, Isilon delivers an ideal solution for life science organizations looking to maximize the opportunity of big data.  Using Isilon scale-out NAS, users can create a simple to manage, shared storage resource that scales to more than 10 petabytes (PB) of capacity and 85 Gigabytes per second (GBps) of aggregate throughput in a single file system, accelerating time-to-discovery, while reducing storage costs.  

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