Blog — High-performance computing

Back from RSE 2017

September 11, 2017

Last week, I was in Manchester, UK, to attend the second conference of Research Software Engineers, or RSE 2017 for short. I presented on the topic of…

Announcing Guix-HPC

September 5, 2017

Today, Inria, the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC), and the Utrecht Bioinformatics Center (UBC) are announcing a joint effort to consolidate GNU Guix for reproducible scientific workflows in high-performance…

Back from BOSC 2017

July 25, 2017

On the 23rd and 24th of July, Pjotr Prins and I visited Prague to attend BOSC 2017 , the 18th annual Bioinformatics Open Source Conference. We combined our…

Back from FOSDEM 2017

February 6, 2017

FOSDEM 2017 concluded. This time, the GNU Guix community participated with 8 talks. An introduction to functional package management with GNU Guix …

Back from GBCUW 2016

September 13, 2016

On the 12th of September, I attended the German Bioinformatics Core Unit Workshop , a satellite workshop on behalf of the German Conference on Bioinformatics (GCB) 2016. I gave…

Meet Guix at FOSDEM!

January 22, 2016

One week to FOSDEM ! This year, there will be no less than six Guix-related talks. This and the fact that we are addressing different…

Reproducible and User-Controlled Software Environments in HPC with Guix

July 1, 2015

Our paper entitled Reproducible and User-Controlled Software Environments in HPC with Guix was accepted for RepPar , a workshop on reproducibility in parallel computing: …