Sapio Sciences has released its Exemplar LIMS for tablet computers, such as the Google Nexus 10, Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 and iPad 2/3/4. In addition to featuring a workflow-driven, responsive touch interface with intuitive mechanisms for common needs like multi-selection, file loading, resizing and scrolling, Exemplar converts into full screen, app mode when its workflows are running. Wireless barcode scanners can also be joined with the tablet allowing for barcode scanning directly into Exemplar.
For functionality and security for externalised research, software providers have turned to the cloud, writes Sophia Ktori
Robert Roe investigates the growth in cloud technology which is being driven by scientific, engineering and HPC workflows through application specific hardware
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Robert Roe investigates the use of technologies in HPC that could help shape the design of future supercomputers