As many of you will know, Ensembl now provides three website mirrors, in addition to the main site (http://www.ensembl.org/) located near Cambridge in the UK. These are: US West http://uswest.ensembl.org/ US East http://useast.ensembl.org/ Asia http://asia.ensembl.org/ Until the beginning of March Continue reading Ensembl mirrors and redirection
We are pleased to announce the public availability of an Ensembl mirror in Asia. It can be found at http://asia.ensembl.org/ . This provides a fully functional Ensembl website, but there are some things to note which I’ve listed below. Redirection Continue reading New Ensembl mirror in Asia
We are pleased to announce the public availability of a second Ensembl mirror in the USA. This can be found at http://useast.ensembl.org/ . This provides a fully functional Ensembl website, but there are some things to note which I’ve listed Continue reading US East coast Ensembl mirror now available
In the near future, we will be changing the way that the ensembl–dev and ensembl-announce mailing lists are managed. The move to new hardware and list management software will increase responsiveness on the lists (ensembl–dev in particular has suffered from Continue reading Changes to Ensembl Mailing Lists
All Ensembl sites are up and running – the outage referred to in the previous post only lasted for about 20 minutes.
As Anne mentioned, at approximately 03:00 UK time on 2 July, the Sanger Institute Data Centre suffered a power failure. The effects of this have taken taken the main Ensembl web site and other resources off line. We are working Continue reading Site problems – further details and temporary alternatives
We’re happy to announce that Ensembl is one of the launch partners for Amazon’s “Public Data Sets” initiative, so the MySQL data and index files for the current release of Ensembl can be accessed from within Amazon’s Elastic Compute Cloud Continue reading Ensembl and Amazon Web Services
We’re pleased to announce that Ensembl now has a mirror at the Beijing Genomics Institute, Shenzhen (BGI-SZ). The mirror can be found at http://ensembl.genomics.org.cn/ Most of the functionality of the main Ensembl site is mirrored, however we’re still working with Continue reading Chinese mirror of Ensembl now available