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HP to Provide Genomics IT Infrastructure for Partners HealthCare

NEW YORK, Sept. 30 (GenomeWeb News) - Hewlett-Packard and Partners HealthCare today said that HP would provide a computing platform to support clinical and genomics research at the Harvard Medical School-Partners HealthCare Center for Genetics and Genomics (HPCGG).

Under the multi-year, multi-million-dollar agreement, HP will deliver technical computing servers, ProLiant servers, HP StorageWorks systems, HP Openview IT service management software, and consulting and support services from HP Services.

HP Labs will lead the research collaboration.

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