I have been hearing so much about Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) recently and going to take short-intensive course on the January. But, I want to know atleast something about it in advance. What are the things I should I know to start NGS? I am beginner in Bioinformatics and trying to learn so many things at the same time. What are good way of starting NGS and different packages related to it? What are the resources I have to go through? I have google and there are so much about it but I dont to from where to start as I am beginner in these things. I know this field taking so much height and it's important for Bioinformatician. What are basic things I have to learn about NGS so within two months I will be able to talk about it freely?
Can you give me guideline so I can give good start in NGS?