(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Folding the Cloud

Today’s (Cloud) Tip…Folding the Cloud

Interested in donating some of your compute cycles? Check out Stanford University’s Folding@home effort, a distributed computing project that carries out simulations of protein folding. By simply running a piece of software, you can help scientists learn more about diseases like Alzheimer’s, ALS, Huntington’s, Parkinson’s disease and many cancers through banding together to make one of the largest supercomputers in the world.

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