When the global health community encountered the COVID-19 epidemic, turned pandemic, healthcare researchers get to work modeling its the spread and impact to governments and businesses. Companies like Metabiota use hundreds of different data sources to build a range of models that run tens of millions of plausible event simulations. Their company mission: to make the world more resilient to epidemics. Using Rescale run on AWS, Metabiota was able to reduce upwards of 60-70% in overall compute costs as they scaled up.
Discover additional insights from Metabiota Lead Data Scientist, Kierste Miller, in this guest post.