Monthly Archives: January 2021

Fixed: Storage Outage on Jan 21, 2021

A failure in one of our storage subsystems occurred this morning. Database services may be affected by an unplanned outage due to this outage. Please relax and give us some time to recover from the failure. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

Update: The storage server was fixed around noon time, all remaining services are starting at the moment. Please check, whether you encounter any problems in the next hours.

Job Opportunity: Research Assistant (f/m/*) with focus on “Federated Machine Learning for Digital Health”


Summary

We are looking for you as a qualified colleague to extend our team working in the German capital region Berlin/Potsdam. You will be part of one of our interdisciplinary cooperation projects and contribute to research and education. If you are interested to learn more, please feel free to contact us.

Details

Additional details are available in the (German-speaking) job posting.

Availability

The position as full-time research assistant (40h per week) is available as soon as possible.

Location (Berlin/Potsdam)

Hasso Plattner Institute
Campus Griebnitzsee
14482 Potsdam (near Berlin)
Germany

Job Opportunity: Research Assistant (f/m/*) with focus on “Knowledge Discovery for Digital Health”


Summary

We are looking for you as a qualified colleague to extend our team working in the German capital region Berlin/Potsdam. You will be part of one of our interdisciplinary cooperation project HiGHmed and contribute to research and education. If you are interested to learn more, please feel free to contact us.

Details

Additional details are available in the (German-speaking) job posting.

Availability

The position as full-time research assistant (40h per week) is available as soon as possible.

Location (Berlin/Potsdam)

Hasso Plattner Institute
Campus Griebnitzsee
14482 Potsdam (near Berlin)
Germany

nCoVStats: COVID autumn 2020

We have prepared just another animation visualizing the latest developments of Coronavirus spread. It shows the fast spread of the virus especially on the northern hemisphere when the summerly weather was over and chilly autumn weather set in.

For further details and in-depth analyses, you are invited to use our COVID-19 data analysis tool.

COVID-19 worldwide situation from Aug 30 to Nov 30, 2020:

Worldwide development of Coronavirus spread from Aug 30, 2020 to Nov 30, 2020

The autumn 2020 with #COVID19 created a second — in some locations even a third — wave of infections. In contrast to spring, the number of infected people at the beginning were often higher, which resulted in a fast exponential growth. Many countries decided to initiate partial or full lockdowns of public life. However, the spread of the virus accelerated hitting

Top 5 countries end of Nov are:

  1. #USA 🇺🇸,
  2. #India 🇮🇳,
  3. #Brazil 🇧🇷,
  4. #Russia 🇷🇺, and
  5. #France 🇫🇷 .