Updated information about NIRD

For the sake of good order, we feel the need to give you some updated information regarding installation and start up of the new national storage infrastructure, NIRD - National Infrastructure for Research Data.

PRACE 2: growth in capacity for growth in excellence

At the 25th PRACE Council Meeting in Amsterdam, the PRACE members ratified a Resolution to proceed with the second phase of their partnership: PRACE 2.

Scheduled downtime on Abel 27-28 February

Abel will be unavailable 27-28 February due to a maintenance stop.

National eVIR Workshop

eVIR - eInfrastructure for video research National infrastructure for video research. The scientific goal of the eVIR project is to develop high quality and up to date research methodologies in the humanities and social sciences.

Press release: UNINETT Sigma2 announces new storage infrastructure for research data

UNINETT Sigma2 AS has signed a contract with Silicon Graphics International Corp. (SGI), with Data Direct Networks (DDN) as a supplier, to acquire new storage resources for scientific research data.

Young Researchers Day

The Digital Life Norway Research School is pleased to invite all PhD students and postdocs to the first "Young Researchers Day”; 19 March 2017 in Oslo.

Research Bazaar 2017

The worldwide festival 'The Research Bazar' is visiting Oslo from 1 - 3. February.

Call for e-infrastructure resources 2017.1

The deadline for applying for allocations for period 2017.1 is 1 February 2017. The earliest project start is 1 April 2017.

Call for advanced user support for HPC and data storage

Scientists can apply for advanced user support (AUS) by sending an application to UNINETT Sigma2. The deadline for applying for project based advanced user support is 1 February.

Software development tools

UNINETT Sigma2 provides a variety of different software development tools to researchers using our HPC facilities.