Gain an insight into the latest and future HPC and Big Data Technologies.
The massive growth in data offers the potential for great scientific breakthroughs, better research models and new ways of managing healthcare, food production and the environment. The RCC Technology forum brings together a collaboration of technology vendors exclusively to you.
Join us on Tuesday 17th
March at 30 Euston Square for the RCC Technology Forum where you will have the opportunity to interact with a select group of vendors, each specialising in a key area of the data centre. Companies who can utilise big data and advanced analytics will have the potential to improve their competitiveness, productivity & efficiency of research. Capturing, storing, and analysing data flow and information-rich processes affect all aspects of research.
Our Forum and indeed the RCC is an excellent opportunity for you to see new and innovative technologies that will empower and accelerate your discoveries.
Who should attend?
- HPC Managers, IT Decision Makers
10:30 – 11:00
Tea/Coffee & Registration
11:00 – 11:15
Welcome and Introduction
Dominic English, RCC Director, Viadex
11:15 – 11:40
High Performance Computing
Chris Roberts, Head of HPC UK, Hewlett Packard
11:40 – 12:05
Managing Genomic Data at Scale - Rules Based Intelligent Data Management.
Jose Alzarez, Global Lead for Life Sciences and Health, Seagate
12:05 – 12:30
Research Compute Environments
Wil Mayers, Managing Director, Alces Software
12:30 – 13:15
13:15 – 13: 40
IBM Spectrum Storage, Achieving Storage Agility and Improved Economics
Matthew Fordham, Software Defined Storage Leader UKI, IBM Systems
13:40 – 14:05
Delivering Hyper-converged Data Centre infrastructure using Webscale Techniques
Darren Woollard, Systems Engineer, Nutanix
14:05 – 14: 30
Doing more with less using Big Data in Genome Research
Dr Allen Day, Principal Data Scientist, MapR
14:30 – 15:00