TANGO in the news

TANGO in the news
August 30, 2017 Chris Button

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The successful launch of TANGO has made the news! Following an at-capacity launch event featuring guest speakers Andrew Underwood and Marcus Gunn from Dell EMC, and Aaron Steppat from VMWare, TANGO’s innovation-enabling infrastructure has captured the attention of various technology publications.

ZDNet, Asha McLean – It takes two to Tango: eRSA partners with Dell EMC for new research supercomputer

Computerworld, Rohan Pearce – New cloud, HPC services to help drive research in South Australia

ARN, Samira Sarraf – Dell EMC builds high-performance computer for eResearch South Australia

IT Brief Australia, Patrick Martlew – Dell EMC to power cloud infrastructure and HPC for eRSA

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  • “The supercomputing facilities at eResearch SA permit analysis of a host of interesting problems in evolutionary biology. It is the only computer system in SA that can perform certain complex calculations required to infer large evolutionary trees and associated patterns of evolution.”  
    Associate Professor Michael LeeSouth Australian Museum
  • "The eRSA support is very personal and solution-focused and not just a brushing off 'it's-your-fault-check-your-code' kind of support which one sometimes gets from University tech supports. I very much appreciate the help."  
    Sven SchellenbergSchool of Science, RMIT University
  • “Having access to greater computer power helps us put in place a more realistic model in terms of the number of atoms you can have in the system and that improves the predictive power of the calculations.”
    Professor Andrea GersonMinerals and Materials Science & Technology
  • On using an eResearch program to complete 3D modelling of architectural records: “We were able to build an interactive, photo image model of the [historical South Australian property Joseph Elliot’s cottage] home – transforming simple sketches and floor plans into an interactive 3D experience... what we have now is a computerised model that allows us to experience the Elliott house beyond just words on paper”.
    Associate Professor Christine Garnaut
  • “Open source intelligence is about extracting information from blogs, news sites and social media platforms, any information that can be freely accessed online. There’s way too much information out there for an individual or group of people to comprehend, so we have created automated tools to allow our users to extract the data they need...access to the latest technology allow[s] us to continue to provide the best platforms to our end-users.”
    David BlockowData to Decisions CRC
  • "eResearch capabilities ... ensure we can continue to use the latest methods available in our field. The hope is that through the use of these technologies, we will be able to achieve some research outcomes that may otherwise not have been possible.”  
    Professor Ina Bornkessel-SchlesewskyCognitive Neuroscience, UniSA

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