Ok, its about 2 weeks into the woodcrest experiment. I am starting to form opinions about woodcrest, where it is good, where it is hohum.
First off, woodcrest appears to give really good artificial benchmark. In some cases.
The good folks over at BioInformatics.org have a new workshop ready to go on programming in Perl and R. See this link for more details. If there is interest in having this outside of Boston, please let me know.