November has seen an increased interest in high-performance computing, with the Supercomputing 2006 conference, and The Mathworks and Interactive Supercomputing both upgrading their parallel computing software.
OpenEye Scientific Software, a developer of innovative molecular modelling solutions for drug discovery research, has opened its first European office in Strasbourg, France.
DNAStar has signed a site license agreement with Cancer Research UK that allows it to use DNAStars Lasergene software anywhere on its Lincolns Inn Fields or Clare Hall campuses.
GenoLogics is developing a sophisticated network of partners, to create end-to-end lab and scientific data management solutions, for various applications such as cancer research, biomarker discovery, and translational medicine.
Interactive Supercomputing has been awarded a US government research grant to help speed up science and engineeing by developing easy to use desktop software for parallel computers.
Applied Biosystems has launched a new online software development community to produce software applications that allow easier data generation, analysis and management in the life sciences.
STARLIMS has signed an OEM agreement with EMC in which STARLIMS will embed EMC Documentum technology to provide a content management system in Version 10 of STARLIMS
Thermo Electron Corporation has established a new local customer support centre for its informatics software and services in Dammam, in the Eastern province of Saudi Arabia this September.
Agilent Technologies has joined the BioIT Alliance, a cross-industry group working together to improve biomedical information technology with an early focus on addressing data-capture and data-integration.
SGI is now giving SGI Altix customers a free, one-year subscription to Interactive Supercomputings (ISC) Star-P, an interactive desktop tool for rapidly solving large scientific and engineering problems.
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