The SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics is a non-profit organization that coordinates research and education in bioinformatics throughout Switzerland and provides high quality bioinformatics services to the national and international research community. SIB is well known for its life science resources, such as UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot, SWISS-MODEL, STRING, ExPASy etc. and comprises more than 56 research and service groups in Swiss universities, technical (ETH/EPF) and applied universities (HES). SIB also has a long history in developing high-quality and high-performance software. SIB’s Swiss and world-wide network of bioinformaticians, computational biologists and life scientists guarantee both state-of-the-art research and practical usage in clinical environments.