Swiss-Prot & Vital-IT group SIB- Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics Quartier Sorge - Batiment Genopode CH-1015 Lausanne France
VitalIT is an innovative life science informatics initiative providing computational resources, consultancy and training to connect fundamental and applied research. It is a collaboration between the Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics (SIB), the Universities of Lausanne and Geneva, the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne (EPFL), Hewlett Packard Company, Intel Corporation and Oracle. These partners form an alliance of unrivalled expertise in the processing and analysis of biological information. Using their complementary competencies, they provide fundamental science and leading edge technology for the construction of a worldclass highperfomance computing platform, and the expertise to allow it to be exploited effectively for solution of both scientific and commercial problems.