Special Talk: Sept. 21st at 11, rm 105 Sprague Hall

“High Performance Computing and HIPAA-capable resources at the San Diego SuperComputer Center”

Speakers: Sandeep Chandra & Mahidhar Tatineni from the San Diego SuperComputer Center

Wednesday September 21st, 2016

11:00 A.M. in Conference Room 105, Sprague Hall

Host:  Harry Mangalam, harry.mangalam@uci.edu

Sandeep and Mahidhar will be speaking on some of the services that SDSC offers. Some are almost free (HPC@UC); some are not. All of them may be of interest to researchers doing work with HIPAA-restricted data.

Covered Topics

  1. Sherlock Cloud (HIPAA-complaint managed services for researchers)

“Sherlock, an offering of SDSC’s Health Cyberinfrastructure division, is a center of excellence focused on managed information technology and data services in healthcare for academia and government that includes compliant cloud hosting, cyber security, data management, application development, and visualization. Formed in 2013, a partnership between SDSC Health CI division and its business partners, Sherlock?s portfolio of services are offered to federal, state, and local governments, University of California as well as universities nationwide.” Site: http://sherlock.sdsc.edu/

  1. SDSC Colo and SDSC Cloud

“The SDSC IT Services team administers one of the first large-scale academic deployments of cloud storage in the world. UC San Diego campus users, members of the UC community, and UC affiliates are eligible to join the hundreds of users who already benefit from the 3 petabytes of raw space, which is organized into object-based cloud storage by OpenStack’s Swift platform.” Site: http://www.sdsc.edu/services/it/cloud.html

  1. HPC@UC

“Providing UC Researchers Access to SDSC’s High-Performance Computing Resources and Expertise” Site: http://www.sdsc.edu/collaborate/hpc_at_uc.html