ACOnet News https://www.aco.net en-gb ACOnet Thu, 13 May 2021 21:46:56 +0000 Thu, 13 May 2021 21:46:56 +0000 TYPO3 EXT:news news-197 Thu, 22 Apr 2021 12:22:57 +0000 16th ArgeStorage Meeting https://www.aco.net/argestorage.html The 16th ArgeStorage Meeting will be held virtually on 12 May 2021. news-193 Thu, 15 Apr 2021 23:52:00 +0000 2020 IaaS+ Framework Agreement https://www.aco.net/iaas-plus.html As a successor and extension to GÉANT's IaaS framework agreements, a public cloud framework agreement portfolio is now available again under the name "2020 IaaS+ Framework Agreement". news-195 Mon, 12 Apr 2021 18:15:02 +0000 Upgrades of international uplinks https://www.aco.net/internationale_anbindung.html The ACOnet backbone has recently been equipped with even stronger external uplinks: We have doubled the connection to our upstream provider Hurricane Electric to 20 Gbps and the bandwidth of the fiber triangle Bratislava-Brno-Vienna to 40 Gbps. The connection to the Vienna Internet eXchange has been increased to 2x30 (previously 2x20) Gbps. news-191 Wed, 31 Mar 2021 13:15:52 +0000 PRACE: Submit proposals now https://prace-ri.eu/call/prace-23rd-call-for-proposals-for-project-access/ The 23rd Call for Proposals for project access in the field of supercomputing is open until 27 April 2021, 10:00 CEST. news-189 Fri, 26 Mar 2021 19:49:00 +0000 PRACE Summer of HPC https://summerofhpc.prace-ri.eu/ "Summer of HPC" is an annual PRACE programme that offers summer placements at High Performance Computing centres across Europe to late-stage undergraduate and master’s students. The programme will run fully online in July and August 2021. Applications are open until 12 April 2021. news-187 Thu, 11 Mar 2021 08:33:42 +0000 EHPCSW 2021 https://prace-ri.eu/top-covid-19-researchers-to-gather-at-supercomputing-summit/ The EuroHPC Summit Week (EHPCSW) 2021, an annual conference on the subject of high performance computing, will be held online from 22-26 March, 2021. The main focus this year is on COVID-19 research. Participation is free of charge. news-185 Wed, 17 Feb 2021 12:59:58 +0000 AQUnet project pilots a quantum optical research infrastructure https://www.tuwien.at/tu-wien/aktuelles/news/news/das-oesterreichische-quanten-internet In future, research institutions will be able to transmit quantum information and carry out precision measurements via the "Austrian Quantum Fiber Network" (AQUnet), an Austria-wide fibre optic network. The FFG-funded project, which is coordinated by the ACONET Association and the TU Vienna, complements the new tender for the ACOnet backbone. news-183 Wed, 27 Jan 2021 09:39:13 +0000 Tender ACOnet Backbone https://univie.vemap.com/home/bekannt/anzeigen.html?annID=274 A public announcement is available for the renewal of the ACOnet backbone in 2022. The application deadline is 25 February, 2021. Further information can be found at the Electronic Procurement Portal of the University of Vienna. news-145 Wed, 13 Jan 2021 20:46:00 +0000 Vacancy "IT Security Management" https://univis.univie.ac.at/ausschreibungstellensuche/flow/bew_ausschreibung-flow?tid=82695.28 The ACOnet CERT has a vacancy in the field of IT Security Management. You can find all the details in the Job Center of the University of Vienna. news-181 Wed, 02 Dec 2020 11:14:00 +0000 Safer Internet https://www.aco.net/news-detail.html?tx_news_pi1%5Bnews%5D=181&tx_news_pi1%5Bcontroller%5D=News&tx_news_pi1%5Baction%5D=detail&cHash=9e10c4723f0c4903971cf9746f630f33 The annual "Safer Internet Day" takes place worldwide on 9 February 2021. The whole of February is "Safer Internet Action Month" in Austria. You will also find extensive information material on the subject of "Safer Internet" on the ISPA website. news-179 Wed, 25 Nov 2020 17:45:00 +0000 ACOnet FileSender Upgrade https://www.aco.net/filesender.html On 1 December 2020 a new version of ACOnet FileSender will be put into operation. The service will therefore not be available from 20:00 to 24:00 CET. Already existing download links will continue to work after the changeover. news-177 Mon, 16 Nov 2020 16:17:29 +0000 ATNOG 2020/1 https://atnog.at/ The Austrian Network Operators Group (ATNOG) will meet on 24 November 2020 for a virtual ATNOG Talk. news-175 Fri, 23 Oct 2020 15:11:39 +0000 62nd ACOnet TBPG Meeting https://www.aco.net/tbpg.html The 62nd ACOnet TBPG Meeting will take place as a virtual meeting from 18-20 November 2020. news-173 Thu, 15 Oct 2020 21:07:15 +0000 ACOnet Newsletter https://www.aco.net/newsletter.html From October 2020, we will inform you several times a year via e-mail newsletter about current innovations, projects and dates (in German). news-171 Tue, 13 Oct 2020 12:23:33 +0000 15th ArgeStorage Meeting https://www.aco.net/argestorage.html The 15th ArgeStorage Meeting will be held virtually on 12 November 2020. news-169 Thu, 08 Oct 2020 09:33:29 +0000 EOSC Symposium 2020 https://www.eoscsecretariat.eu/events/eosc-symposium-2020 The annual symposium of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) will be held virtually from 19-22 October 2020. Registration is free and closes on 15 October 2020. news-167 Thu, 08 Oct 2020 09:07:42 +0000 OCRE: Open Call for Earth Observation Services https://www.ocre-project.eu/funding-opportunities OCRE (Open Clouds for Research Environments) has launched an open call specifically for projects in the field of Earth Observation Services. The deadline for submissions is 30 November 2020, 09:00 CET. news-165 Mon, 05 Oct 2020 08:32:45 +0000 SWITCH Security Awareness Day https://swit.ch/security-awareness-day The conference takes place on 27 October 2020 (online & in Bern/CH) and is open to everyone who is responsible for, interested in or curious about security awareness. Registration is free. news-163 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 09:52:26 +0000 Market survey ACOnet backbone https://univie.vemap.com/home/bekannt/anzeigen.html?annID=265 Currently a market survey is underway to find possible suppliers for the new tender of the ACOnet backbone. The application deadline for this procedure is October 5, 2020. Further information can be found at the Electronic Procurement Portal of the University of Vienna. news-161 Fri, 04 Sep 2020 09:32:09 +0000 Ars Electronica 2020: hosted by JKU, powered by ACOnet https://ars.electronica.art/ From September 9-13, 2020, the Ars Electronica Festival will be presented for the first time not only in the city of Linz, but also on the JKU Campus and at 120 other locations worldwide. A five-day journey, via data lines from ACOnet. We are happy about this cooperation! news-159 Thu, 03 Sep 2020 16:41:40 +0000 PRACE: Submit proposals now https://www.aco.net/prace.html The 22nd Call for Proposals for project access in the field of supercomputing is open until 27 October 2020, 10:00 CET. news-157 Mon, 24 Aug 2020 14:29:53 +0000 Vacancy<br />"IT System Administrator" https://univis.univie.ac.at/ausschreibungstellensuche/flow/bew_ausschreibung-flow?tid=79972.28 The ACOnet/VIX team has a vacancy for an IT System Administrator. You can find all the details in the Job Center of the University of Vienna. news-155 Mon, 24 Aug 2020 14:27:00 +0000 Vacancy<br />"IT Network Administrator" https://univis.univie.ac.at/ausschreibungstellensuche/flow/bew_ausschreibung-flow?tid=79970.28 The ACOnet/VIX team has a vacancy for an IT Network Administrator. You can find all the details in the Job Center of the University of Vienna. news-153 Thu, 30 Jul 2020 11:16:37 +0000 Happy SysAdmin Day! https://sysadminday.com/ July 31, 2020 is the 21st "System Administrator Appreciation Day". It is dedicated to all those heroes of everyday life who work tirelessly in the background to ensure that our computers and internet connections work smoothly - even in times of home office. A big thank you, in particular to the ACOnet PoP administrators outside Vienna! news-151 Thu, 30 Jul 2020 11:10:37 +0000 21st KUKIT Meeting https://www.aco.net/meetings.html The 21st meeting on "Arts, Culture and IT" will be held on October 14, 2020 at mumok – Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien. news-149 Sun, 28 Jun 2020 22:07:56 +0000 New ACOnet Logo https://www.aco.net/logos.html We have slightly modified our logo. If you use the ACOnet logo on your website or in printed materials we kindly ask you to update it. The new logo is available in several formats at Media / Downloads. news-147 Tue, 16 Jun 2020 15:42:23 +0000 20th KUKIT Meeting https://www.aco.net/meetings.html The 20th meeting on "Arts, Culture and IT" will be held on July&nbsp;2, 2020 at Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna. news-143 Sun, 17 May 2020 12:21:08 +0000 Festival AMRO20: Art meets Radical Openness 2020 https://gateway.radical-openness.org/ The festival takes place from May 20-23, 2020 and is organized by servus.at in cooperation with Kunstuniversität Linz. This year's theme is "Of Whirlpools and Tornadoes". All events except the workshops will be streamed online. news-141 Thu, 30 Apr 2020 12:26:15 +0000 Virtual ACOnet meetings https://www.aco.net/meetings.html The spring meetings of ArgeStorage (May 12, 2020) and ACOnet TBPG (May 28-29, 2020) will be held virtually this year. news-137 Wed, 15 Apr 2020 16:00:00 +0000 Change of TCS provider https://www.aco.net/tcs.html The contract with DigiCert, the previous provider of the Trusted Certificate Service (TCS), expires on April 30, 2020. From May 1, 2020, certificates can only be obtained from the new TCS provider Sectigo.