10th ArgeStorage Meeting

The 10th ArgeStorage Meeting will take place from 12 April to 13 April, 2018 at the University of Innsbruck.


57th ACOnet TBPG Meeting

The 57th ACOnet TBPG Meeting will be held on June 7, 2018 at FH Vorarlberg in Dornbirn.


Vacancy "IT Security Expert"

The ACOnet & VIX team has an open position for an "IT Security Expert".


Welcome to ACOnet!

ACOnet is the Austrian National Research and Education Network (NREN) for science, research, education, and culture. It is operated by the Vienna University Computer Center, in co-operation with other universities in Austria.

ACOnet provides a nation-wide fibre optic backbone with high-performance access to international academic networks via GÉANT, as well as to the Internet. Furthermore, ACOnet offers its members various target-group-specific services to support research projects and communities.

DNSSEC Workshops for ACOnet Participants

In view of the forthcoming introduction of DNSSEC in the domains and, we offer complementary workshops for IT workers at organisations participating in ACOnet. Apart from theoretical basics we will cover hands-on configuration of recursive, as well as authoritative BIND, Debugging, Monitoring, CDS/CDNSKEY and DANE.

As of now, we are planning four workshops in Vienna, Linz and Dornbirn. The Linz workshop will be accompanied by a DNS Workshop. Further sessions can be arranged as required.  Details

net:art | near in the distance 3

© Peter Schober

Just how close can performers get while performing at different places the world over? net:art | near in the distance 3 is the newest sequel in a series of productions that began in 2013, and an ongoing experiment on utilizing high technology in the performing arts.

net:art | near in the distance 3 is a production of ACOnet in cooperation with many national and international partners. It was performed at Brucknerhaus Linz on June 1st, 2017. Videos, photos, and a complete documentation of this production are available online.  Details
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