Optimal IT support for research

Tuesday, December 01th, 2009 by hinrich

I have written about this before: research depends increasingly on IT. Both the IT infrastructure as well as appropriate software (predominantly written by rapid prototyping for cutting edge science) need to be provided in a proactive way to anticipate the trends in current molecular biology (e.g., microarrays, next-gen sequencing, high content screening). The question is how to approach IT support for research optimally?

Here are some elements I consider to be crucial:

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