Optalysys demonstrated its latest prototype at the Genome 10k/Genome Science conference on 29th to 31st August 2017 in Norwich, UK.
The video shows the technology housed in a desktop computer performing genomic sequence alignment.
At the conference, Optalysys collaboration partner, the Earlham Institute, presented the latest test results on the accuracy of the technology where the Optalysys technology demonstrated highly impressive levels of accuracy compared to current methods.
For more information on the accuracy testing, read press release.
Optalysys is developing optical high performance computing systems that have the potential to exceed what can be achieved with electronics at a fraction of the cost and energy consumption.