Navigation Links
Isilon IQ Powers Data Storage for Next-Generation DNA Sequencing
Date:9/15/2008

The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard Deploys Isilon Clustered Storage to

Manage Rapid Genomic Data Expansion, Enabling Five-Fold Data Growth

SEATTLE, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isilon(R) Systems (Nasdaq: ISLN), the leader in clustered storage, today announced that the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, one of the world's leading genomics and biomedical research institutes, has deployed Isilon IQ clustered storage to streamline mission-critical data access and utilization in its next-generation DNA sequencing workflow. With Isilon IQ, the Broad Institute has accelerated its high-performance workflow while also supporting a five-fold increase in the volume of genomic data that can be analyzed and stored, enabling researchers to devote precious time and resources into groundbreaking biomedical research.

"Applications of next-generation DNA sequencing at the Broad Institute and elsewhere require an unprecedented amount of data to be stored and managed in a high-performance research and bioinformatics pipeline," said Matthew Trunnell, Manager of Research Computing at the Broad Institute. "With Isilon IQ, we've been able to grow a single file system to nearly a Petabyte in less than a year, while still maintaining the data throughput necessary to power our workflow and advance our research."

The data growth and performance needs of DNA sequencing have changed rapidly and unexpectedly, driven by a recent flurry of next-generation technologies. To maintain research productivity, traditional storage systems need to adapt to meet the intense performance and capacity demands of these new technologies. Without a unified and flexible storage repository, institutions may be forced to spread their data across multiple, disparate silos of information, creating unnecessary barriers to data access and analysis.

Deploying Isilon IQ, with its OneFS(R) operating system software, enables researchers to unify their genomic data into a singl
'/>"/>

SOURCE Isilon Systems, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. SGI Breakthrough Technology Empowers Genome Center Research Around the World
2. Powersafe Technology Corp. Recapitalizes, Executes Merger Agreement with Amplification Technologies, and Invests in Amplification
3. Self-assembling polymer arrays improve data storage potential
4. BioStorage Technologies Serves as Repository for Landmark Study of Coronary Artery Disease
5. BioStorage Technologies Announces Platinum Sponsorship of Biorepositories 2008
6. Beike Biotech Opens Comprehensive Stem Cell Storage and Processing Facility in China
7. BioStorage Technologies Forms Scientific Advisory Board with Leading Life Science Experts
8. Commencement 2008: Student innovation could improve data storage, magnetic sensors
9. Cord Blood America Says Pennsylvania Joins New York and California in Establishing Educational Programs on the Benefits of Umbilical Cord Blood Storage
10. More solid than solid: A potential hydrogen-storage compound
11. Data storage using ultra-small needles
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/20/2014)... HealthTronics, Inc. , a leading ... and services, has signed a distribution agreement through ... for its high precision laser technology. ... mobile, surgical technology—offering more choices for healthcare providers ... will make available Clinicon’s FDA-cleared SureLase™ CO2 Laser ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... 19, 2014  InterMune, Inc. (Nasdaq: ITMN ... of Understanding to settle the litigation in the Delaware ... of Merger dated as of August 22, 2014, among ... As one term of the Memorandum of Understanding, the ... in the attached exhibit reflecting the amendment to the ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... at NYU Langone Medical Center have found a way ... for turning adult cells into so-called pluripotent stem cells ... the new technique in mice, the researchers increased the ... by more than 20-fold compared with the standard method. ... thus should generally accelerate research aimed at using stem ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... 19, 2014 Follow us ... to revolutionize the world has attracted diverse players ... small start-ups. The early years of nanotechnology development ... due to the high risks involved, which deterred ... for this evolving technology have been growing over ...
Breaking Biology Technology:HealthTronics Announces Distribution Agreement with Clinicon-Laser Surgical Device Expands Minimally Invasive, Mobile Technology Portfolio 2HealthTronics Announces Distribution Agreement with Clinicon-Laser Surgical Device Expands Minimally Invasive, Mobile Technology Portfolio 3InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 2InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 3InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 4InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 5InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 6InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 7InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 8InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 9InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 10InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 11InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 12InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 13InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 14InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 15InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 16InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 17InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 18InterMune Reports Memorandum of Understanding in Connection with Consolidated Delaware Action 19NYU Langone scientists report reliable and highly efficient method for making stem cells 2NYU Langone scientists report reliable and highly efficient method for making stem cells 3Growing R&D Investments & Developments in Nanomaterials to Drive the Global Nanotechnology Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 2Growing R&D Investments & Developments in Nanomaterials to Drive the Global Nanotechnology Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 3Growing R&D Investments & Developments in Nanomaterials to Drive the Global Nanotechnology Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 4
... Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc.,has announced that its hyaluronic ... the title sponsor of the EUFLEXXA National,Senior Games ... Year,Award., "This is such a tremendous opportunity ... Alex Drigan, Product Manager, EUFLEXXA(TM). "We,support all that ...
... MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 28 Clontech Laboratories,Inc., ... announced the,imminent (February 20, 2008) release of its ... issue of Clontechniques, the company,s quarterly,newsletter. Based on ... Stanford, the ProteoTuner systems use a unique technology ...
... for Continued Development of CNDO103 as ... ... today,announced the publication of data demonstrating that the Bcl-2 inhibitor,Apogossypol, effectively ... than Gossypol in vivo in mice., Published online in Blood ...
Cached Biology Technology:Ferring Pharmaceuticals Announces EUFLEXXA(TM) as Title Sponsor of the National Senior Games Hockey Championships and the GeezerJock of the Year Award 2Ferring Pharmaceuticals Announces EUFLEXXA(TM) as Title Sponsor of the National Senior Games Hockey Championships and the GeezerJock of the Year Award 3Ferring Pharmaceuticals Announces EUFLEXXA(TM) as Title Sponsor of the National Senior Games Hockey Championships and the GeezerJock of the Year Award 4Clontech Laboratories, Inc. Releases the ProteoTuner(TM) Systems 2Study Shows Coronado Biosciences' Bcl-2 Inhibitor, Apogossypol, is More Efficacious, Less Toxic than Gossypol in Animal Models 2Study Shows Coronado Biosciences' Bcl-2 Inhibitor, Apogossypol, is More Efficacious, Less Toxic than Gossypol in Animal Models 3
(Date:9/18/2014)... that when people are too stressed they are often ... Brain Mind Institute (BMI) at EPFL have just highlighted ... chronic stress and the loss of social skills and ... a synaptic regulatory molecule in the brain. This was ... . , Carmen Sandi,s team went to look ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... probably the ultimate form of camouflage: you don,t just ... strategy is not as uncommon as you might think. ... USA, explains that the larval life stages of many ... of the anatomy that most creatures cannot make transparent. ... to shield each individual eye unit with an opaque ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... their entire lives nestling in the protective tentacles of ... they sometimes travel hundreds of kilometres across the open ... fish has been predicted, this is the first time ... populations has been observed. , Dr Steve Simpson, Senior ... University of Exeter, and colleagues from the Australian Research ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):How stress tears us apart 2Transparent larvae hide opaque eyes behind reflections 2Expedition finds Nemo can travel great distances to connect populations 2Expedition finds Nemo can travel great distances to connect populations 3
... century, state-of-the-art anti-aging technologies may extend human lifespans at ... social and economic challenges, says biologist Shripad Tuljapurkar of ... advances would have major implications for the global community ... Morrison Professor of Population Studies, will give a talk ...
... Cell reports the discovery of a gene that drives ... potential new target for countermeasures against the lethal toxin, ... the potential to protect against anthrax during the late ... therapeutic value, they added. , The team found that ...
... biologist Ernst Mayr's theory of genetic revolution , introduced ... has many detractors. , Mayr believed that genes interacted ... turn led to an interaction of natural selection with ... of evolutionary change. , Detractors of the theory object ...
Cached Biology News:World faces challenge as life expectancies lengthen, scientist says 2World faces challenge as life expectancies lengthen, scientist says 3World faces challenge as life expectancies lengthen, scientist says 4Driver of anthrax toxicity could lead to late-stage therapy 2Ernst Mayr's theory illustrated in genetic epidemiology studies 2Ernst Mayr's theory illustrated in genetic epidemiology studies 3Ernst Mayr's theory illustrated in genetic epidemiology studies 4
in vitro Translation, Accessory Products...
... RNA Quantitation Kit is one of ... the quantitation of RNA in solution. ... more sensitive than absorbance measurements. As ... detected with fluorescence microplate readers and ...
Donor Horse Serum US Origin...
... added in Dec 2005 , Quantitative ... Detection from as little as 25 pg ... available for hundreds of mammalian miRNAs , ... , Ideal for validating expression profiling ...
Biology Products: