The NeIC facilitates the development of advanced IT tools and services in areas of importance to Nordic researchers.

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Opening in the clouds

Opening in the clouds

Nov 26, 2014

Meet Dan Still. He is the newest member of the NeIC team and is responsible for the Glenna project. Glenna is Icelandic for “opening in the clouds” - a poetic way to designate the coming Nordic Cloud.

The Tryggve project is underway

The Tryggve project is underway

Nov 05, 2014

On 21 and 22 October 2014, project leader Antti Pursula hosted the kick-off conference for the Tryggve project at the Technical University of Denmark.

Thomas Röblitz new Area Coordinator for Environmental Sciences

Thomas Röblitz new Area Coordinator for Environmental Sciences

Dec 09, 2014

Thomas Röblitz is located at the University of Oslo, University Center for Information Technology (USIT), and holds a 80% position at NeIC. He was educated at Humboldt University in Berlin, and holds a PhD in Computer Science focusing on Grid Resource management. Thomas has extensive experience in researching, designing, developing and operating distributed e-Infrastructures for scientists in Norway, the Nordics and Europe. He is currently coordinating USIT's HPC compute area which serves local, national and internation scientists from various desciplines.

NeIC 2020 co-funding proposal

NeIC 2020 co-funding proposal

Oct 28, 2014

In 2013, the research funding agencies and NordForsk signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that provides the framework for 10 more years of e-Infrastructure collaboration under the NeIC umbrella. Furthermore, the funding agencies requested a funding plan for 2016-2020.

Let it grow

Let it grow

Sep 29, 2014

On 23–25 September 2014 NORDUnet hosted its 28th NORDUnet Conference in Uppsala, bringing together networking and cloud computing experts and users. NeIC’s Director Gudmund Høst presented the NeIC business model, focusing on the human factor. And precisely in the spirit of enhancing human relations between their organisations, NeIC and NORDUnet met for a working lunch.

Small files – big impact: B2Share Nordic

Small files – big impact: B2Share Nordic

Sep 24, 2014

The need for storing scientific data grows rapidly along with the technological development. The need to store in the easiest and most accessible way grows too. B2Share is an answer to this need.

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