Cedars-Sinai Medical center deploys Sun Compute Grid
By jeevan on Dec 09, 2006
The Cedars-Sinai Medical center has deployed the Sun Compute Grid to uncover new ways to treat disease. Look [here]. Researchers at Sinai say that it has quadrapuled their compute power while saving upto $60,000 in two months. Some quotes from the researchers.
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"Sun looked at the tasks and the computational needs we had and was able to provide an optimal solution. They were able to meet our needs at every level," said Jonathan Katz, senior scientist and director of operations, Spielberg Family Center for Applied Proteomics, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
"We have a remarkable relationship with Sun. The passion of the employees goes far beyond selling equipment. They offer to come in on weekends to help us. The enthusiasm and dedication is something I haven't experienced with any company -- ever," said Dr. David Agus, director, Spielberg Family Center for Applied Proteomics, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.