Posts Tagged Cloud case study

Whitepaper: Saving 10% of project costs for the Wellcome Sanger Institute’s cloud-based genomics pipelines

Using the I/O profiling tools from Ellexus, the Wellcome Sanger Institute has saved both time and money during a highly complex and valuable project. As a result of the work with Ellexus, the Institute discovered that it could save a significant 10% of project costs by choosing

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Profiling OpenFOAM on Oracle HPC cloud highlights key potential improvements

The software tool OpenFOAM is used extensively in the HPC sector to create simulations. It includes hundreds of applications that can be extended and customised, which means it is often used to create simulations in many industries and academic, research and scientific institutions. However, it is widely

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How to improve write performance for machine learning on AWS – by 4x!

This blog has been put together by Ellexus CEO Dr Rosemary Francis, Gaurav Kaul, Professional Services Senior Consultant HPC at AWS and Dario LaPorta, Senior Consultant HPC at AWS. A customer of AWS wanted to scale their machine learning workload to hundreds of thousands of machine instances.

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White paper: Optimising for a changing environment with Alces Flight

Genomics pipelines can be really interested to monitor from an I/O perspective. They’re normally highly tuned, but – even so – real improvements can be made that can only be uncovered through I/O profiling. We decided to team up with Alces Flight to quickly create an HPC

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