Advancements in sequencing technology and per sample cost reductions are driving rapid adoption of NGS by labs all over the world. Complementary software solutions are a critical enabler for raw data processing and biological discovery, and new cloud-based platforms provide scalability and ease of use. In this webinar, learn how IBM Aspera and BlueBee offer secure and compliant cloud data analysis solutions to meet existing and emerging needs in genomics.
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James leads engineering for the IBM Aspera on Cloud offering, which powers collaboration, delivery, automation, monitoring, and advanced infrastructure administration capabilities for the world’s leading media and entertainment companies, leveraging Aspera’s powerful data transport technology to provide transport-as-a-service capabilities in 33 data centers across the four major clouds. His technical expertise includes scalable containerized microservice-based systems, multicloud architecture, systems engineering, networking, and continuous delivery. Prior to his life at Aspera, he was involved in building private cloud solutions in the telecom industry. Outside of work, James enjoys mentoring youth in pursuing STEM careers and collecting vintage computers.
Pierre Bourbon PhD, Head of Solutions Development, BlueBee
Pierre Bourbon is a PhD in Cellular and Molecular Biology with track record in academic research on molecular mechanisms of tumor angiogenesis and metastasis suppression. Pierre has worked in Application Support roles for the Diagnostic and Genomics Group at Agilent Technologies, building a wealth of experience in defining, deploying and distributing Bioinformatics pipelines in varied application contexts such as target enrichment, RNA-Seq or Methyl-Seq. In his current role Pierre is applying his acquired experience to industrializing the deployment of varied robust, cost-efficient and distributed Pipelines and Solutions for BlueBee customers.