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The 18th meeting on "Arts, Culture and IT" will be held on April 16, 2019 at Weltmuseum Wien.

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The "Network Performing Arts Production Workshop" (NPAPW) 2019 will take place on 2-4 April, 2019 in Prague.

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Save the Date:
April 24-25, 2019 | Vienna

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From now on it is possible to sign .ac.at domains via DNSSEC.

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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.

netidee SCIENCE call 2019

With a total of € 500.000,-, netidee SCIENCE is funding research projects which sustainably contribute to expanding the benefits of the Internet. Applications for funding can be submitted by 29 March, 2019.

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New opportunities through PRACE

A consortium of Austrian universities, represented by the ACONET Association, joined the international "Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe" (PRACE) in July 2018. This opens new opportunities in the field of supercomputing for researchers and students in Austria.

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