BioFocus DPI has released an enhanced version of its StarDrop software for guiding decisions in drug discovery. StarDrop 4.2 allows users to access data directly from multiple sources and to interface with other industry standard informatics platforms such as Pipeline Pilot. The new version has been developed as a result of customer feedback, and aims to provide more flexibility to share and apply information in drug discovery.
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
Robert Roe learns that the NASA advanced supercomputing division (NAS) is optimising energy efficiency and water usage to maximise the facility’s potential to deliver computing services to its user community
Robert Roe investigates the use of technologies in HPC that could help shape the design of future supercomputers