For information about UNINETT Sigma2 in Norwegian, see Om UNINETT Sigma2.
UNINETT Sigma2 AS (Sigma2) has strategic responsibility for and manages the national e-infrastructure for large-scale data- and computational science in Norway. In addition, Sigma2 coordinates Norway's participation in international collaborations on e-infrastructure.
Sigma2 is mandated to provide services for high-performance computing and data storage to individuals and groups involved in research and education at all Norwegian universities and colleges, and other publicly funded organizations and projects.
The Sigma2 activities are jointly financed by the Research Council of Norway (RCN) and the Sigma2 consortium partners, which are the universities in Oslo, Bergen, Trondheim and Tromsø. This collaboration goes by the name NRIS – Norwegian Research Infrastructure Services.
The business is run non-profit. Sigma2 is a subsidiary of Uninett AS and has its head office in Trondheim.