4/14 Meeting: Allen Institute Large Data Pipeline

Date: April 14th, 2011
Time: 7pm
Place: EE1 Building (Electrical Engineering)
Room 403
University of Washington Campus
Directions: http://www.ee.washington.edu/about/contact.html
Subject: Allen Institute Data Pipeline
Presenter: Brian Youngstrom

Brian will be talking about the large data pipeline we have built during to
support the creation of the various atlases at www.brain-map.org. Some
of the challenges include processing 1tb+/day of raw data and managing
the lab metadata to keep everything organized.


Brian received a BS in Computer Science in 1999 from Weber State Univ.
Have been doing sysadmin work since 1996 and working with mostly linux
hosts since 2001. he joined the Allen Institute in 2004, just weeks
before their first public release.

As always, there will be dinner sponsored by Silicon Mechanics. Check them out at http://www.siliconmechanics.com/

There will also be several CACert assurers present.

The meeting will be at the Electrical Engineering building on the
University of Washington Campus, aka EE1. Directions are linked to the
EE Department’s web site above. Parking is $5 after 5pm.