The Nordic e-infrastructure Collaboration (NeIC) facilitates the development and operation of high-quality e-infrastructure solutions in areas of joint Nordic interest.

NeIC is a distributed organisation compromised of technical experts from high-performance computing centres within the Nordic countries. NeIC is administered by NordForsk and funded by national research funding agencies.

NeIC projects with Norwegian participation

NeIC vision

NeIC is a global role model for cross boarder distributed and sustainable e-infrastructure collaborations.

As a national e-infrastructure provider Sigma2 is heavily involved in NeIC activites and represents Norway in the NeIC Board. In the NeIC collaboration, Sigma2 participates in several pan-Nordic projects, developing services and promoting cross-border sharing of competences and best practices.

Services provided by NeIC are available for Norwegian researchers and Sigma2 takes part in the following NeIC projects:

The 10-year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), underpinning NeIC will expire in 2023. Presently work is ongoing for revising and renewing the basis for the NeIC organizational structure and funding, along with a new agreement.