Free cross national training on Iceland

The University of Iceland is offering a free cross-national training workshop on high-performance computing and applications 13 - 15 June 2018.

Do you need extra capacity for development?

Do you need extra capacity for development? The Metacenter support organisation now offers extended service for projects temporarily needing more resources for development.

EasyDMP is in production

It is with great excitement that Sigma2 hereby announces the launch of the easyDMP, a new service that offers researchers, with minimal experience in data management, a simple way of creating a Data Management Plan (DMP).

Update: Fram is available for login

Fram is now available for login again.

2 days downtime on Fram and NIRD starting 25 April 2018 9AM

A two day downtime is scheduled for week 17. The scheduled maintenance is starting Wednesday 25 April 2018 at 9AM.

CodeRefinery workshop in Oslo

The registration for the upcoming CodeRefinery workshop in Oslo 12 - 14 June is now open.

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.