User contribution model for the national e-infrastructure

Preparations are ongoing for introduction of the user contribution model and increasing the funding base for the national e-infrastructure.

Current challenges on Fram

As for earlier allocation periods, the current 2017.2 period ending 31 March is no exception with regards to high load during the last month of the allocation period.

Sigma2 launches easyDMP in April

easyDMP: a tool developed by Sigma2 in collaboration with EUDAT and OpenAIRE to facilitate the process of creating FAIR data management plans will soon be available for Norwegian and European researchers.

NIRD upgrade is coming

In April 2018, the NIRD storage system will be expanded with an additional 1.1 Peta Byte.

HPC and storage resources for 2018.1

The allocation period 2018.1 starts 1 April. Almost 1500 researchers affiliated to 350 different research projects have been granted allocations on the national e-infrastructure resources.

Apply for PRACE resources now

Sigma2 invites Norwegian researchers to apply for resources in the PRACE 17 Call for Project Access.

Sigma2 receives 115 million NOK

In the E-INFRA 2016 Call, the Research Council of Norway has granted UNINETT Sigma2 a total of 115 million NOK funding to further development of the Norwegian national e-infrastructure.

HPC - Three decades with supercomputing in Trondheim

A historical view of the supercomputing in Trondheim is arranged by NTNU IT Wednesday 28 February 2018.

PRACE Preporatory Access Call

Are you interested in preparing an application for PRACE Tier-0 project access? The next cut-off date for PRACE Preporatory Access Call is March 1st, 2018.

Reminder: Call for proposals 2018.1

The call for HPC and Storage proposals for allocation period 2018.1 is nearing its closing deadline: 9 February 2018.