News

11.07.2017

Stellenausschreibung
"IT-Security Spezialistin/in"

Das ACOnet & Vienna Internet eXchange Team sucht eine/n IT-Security Spezialistin/in

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09.06.2017

netidee 2017 Grants Available

The call for ideas around the Net is running until July 20th, 2017. Grants are available for Open Source projects that promote the Austrian internet as well as scientific papers. Additionally, there are grants for ideas regarding "Blockchain", "Closing the Gender Gap" and "Privacy by Design".

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19.04.2017

8th ArgeStorage meeting

The 8th ArgeStorage meeting will take place from 4 May, 2017 to 5 May, 2017 at Eurac Research in Bolzano/Italy.


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.


net:art | near in the distance 3

© Gerard Spee

A Multi-Site Sound And Dance Performance

Just how close can performers get while performing at different places the world over? Say, in Linz, Barcelona, Prague, Rome, Hailuoto and Mumbai? A multi-site performance is an event where performing arts and technology work hand in hand.

1 June, 2017 | 20:30
Brucknerhaus Linz | Mittlerer Saal
Untere Donaulaende 7, 4020 Linz, Austria

net:art | near in the distance 3 is a production of ACOnet and will be performed on the occasion of TNC17. It 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.  Details


GÉANT TNC17 conference in Linz

Design Center Linz

TNC17 is the leading networking conference for research and education in Europe. The conference will be held from 29 May, 2017 - 2 June, 2017 at the Design Center in Linz, Austria, organised by GÉANT and hosted by ACOnet, the Austrian Academic Computer Network.

The theme of TNC17 is "The Art of Creative Networking". TNC17 will address creativity across many different themes including cloud technologies, big data, moving beyond traditional networking and the impact of innovation on life.  Details