Bioperl: distributing blast searches across multiple local machines

Henning Hermjakob
Fri, 30 Oct 1998 18:38:55 +0000

Chris Dagdigian wrote:
> Is anyone aware of any public domain code that handles the
> details of spreading lots of blast searches out over many
> local machines?
The Project "INSECT and MOLLUSCS - supercomputing on the cheap" at the
Swiss EMB Net Node is using a pile of Linux machines and a set of Perl
scripts to offer a distributed search service. See


Best regards and GOOD BYTE,


Henning Hermjakob
EMBL Outstation Hinxton
European Bioinformatics Institute
Wellcome Trust Genome Campus
Cambridge CB10 1SD                             Tel: + 44 1223 49 4671
United Kingdom     			       Fax: + 44 1223 49 4468
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