ACOnet News https://www.aco.net en-gb ACOnet Thu, 29 Sep 2022 04:54:12 +0000 Thu, 29 Sep 2022 04:54:12 +0000 TYPO3 EXT:news news-251 Mon, 26 Sep 2022 20:24:00 +0000 October is Cyber Security Month! https://connect.geant.org/2022/09/21/webinar-programme-for-cybersecurity-month-2022-register-today On the occasion of the European Cyber Security Month, GÉANT will again offer numerous articles, interviews and blog posts from the field of IT security on its CONNECT website in October 2022. Furthermore, a webinar series on the topic will start on 3 October (free participation, registration required). news-249 Mon, 26 Sep 2022 20:01:33 +0000 SWITCH Security Awareness Day https://www.switch.ch/security/security-awareness-day/ The annual security conference of the Swiss NREN SWITCH will be held in Bern and online this year - unfortunately at a rather inconvenient date for Austrian participants: on 26 October 2022. The conference is free of charge and open to all who are responsible for or interested in security awareness. news-247 Wed, 14 Sep 2022 13:23:47 +0000 ACO-TEC Conference https://www.acomarket.at/en/events On 22 September 2022, the first ACO-TEC will take place in Vienna: an IT conference for the field of science and education, organized by ACOmarket GmbH. The program also includes a presentation by TU Berlin about a hacker attack in 2021. All interested parties are welcome; employees of ACOnet participants can register free of charge. news-245 Mon, 05 Sep 2022 16:24:49 +0000 Ars Electronica 2022: hosted by JKU, powered by ACOnet https://ars.electronica.art/planetb/en/ Kepler's Gardens on the JKU campus in Linz will again be the central location of the Ars Electronica Festival in 2022 (7-11 September, this time under the motto "Welcome to Planet B"). ACOnet will once again support JKU and the festival with additional network capacities. We are looking forward to this cooperation! news-243 Tue, 23 Aug 2022 15:16:13 +0000 European Cyber Security Month 2022: Call for Contributions GÉANT is once again supporting the European Cyber Security Month in October. Participation is easy and open to all members of the research & education community. Submission deadline is 23 September 2022. news-241 Tue, 23 Aug 2022 13:11:31 +0000 19th ArgeStorage Meeting The 19th ArgeStorage Meeting will be held at the University of Innsbruck from 26-27 September 2022. news-239 Tue, 07 Jun 2022 09:52:05 +0000 24th KUKIT Meeting https://www.aco.net/kukit-stammtisch.html The 24th meeting on "Arts, Culture and IT" will take place on 21 June 2022 at the LDS Pumpwerk on the Danube Island. The program includes a trip to Vienna's underworld. news-233 Thu, 19 May 2022 13:01:00 +0000 18th ArgeStorage Meeting The 18th ArgeStorage Meeting will be held virtually on 9 June 2022. news-237 Thu, 12 May 2022 12:03:15 +0000 ACOnet Annual Report 2021 now published https://www.aco.net/jahresberichte.html Like all our Annual Reports, the latest issue is freely available as a PDF. We will gladly send printed copies free of charge upon request. news-235 Thu, 28 Apr 2022 19:05:00 +0000 65th ACOnet TBPG Meeting The 65th ACOnet TBPG Meeting will take place at the University of Graz from 2-3 June 2022. news-231 Thu, 21 Apr 2022 12:36:00 +0000 Backup upstream in Salzburg https://www.aco.net/bgp.html In order to further improve the redundancy of the ACOnet backbone, a backup upstream (20 Gbps) via next layer has been established in Salzburg. Data traffic is only routed via this line if the international uplinks in Vienna should fail. Traffic can be controlled via BGP Communities. news-227 Sat, 12 Feb 2022 15:31:58 +0000 EuroHPC Summit Week 2022 https://events.prace-ri.eu/event/1214/overview The EuroHPC Summit Week 2022, an annual conference on High Performance Computing, will be held together with PRACEdays22 from 22-24 March 2022 in Paris/France. Participation is free of charge. news-225 Sat, 12 Feb 2022 15:02:16 +0000 ASHPC22 https://www.ashpc.at/ The Austrian-Slovenian HPC Meeting 2022 (ASHPC22) will take place from 31 May to 2 June 2022 in Grundlsee/Austria. Online participation is free of charge. Das "Austrian-Slovenian HPC Meeting 2022" (ASHPC22) findet von 31. Mai bis 2. Juni 2022 in Grundlsee/Österreich statt. Die Anmeldung ist bis 24. April 2022 möglich. Eine kostenlose Online-Teilnahme wird ebenfalls angeboten.

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news-229 Sat, 12 Feb 2022 14:47:00 +0000 GÉANT TNC22 https://tnc22.geant.org/ GÉANT's "The Networking Conference" (TNC) is the largest annual Research & Education networking conference in Europe. TNC22 will take place in Trieste/Italy from 13-17 June 2022. Online participation is free of charge. news-223 Fri, 10 Dec 2021 10:14:21 +0000 Workshop "Guiding Austria towards European Supercomputing" https://vsc.ac.at/training/2022/EuroHPC_Access/ The workshop is free of charge and will be held online on 27 January 2022. Registration deadline is 20 January 2022. news-221 Wed, 24 Nov 2021 22:31:30 +0000 17th ArgeStorage Meeting https://www.aco.net/argestorage.html The 17th ArgeStorage Meeting will be held virtually on 2 December 2021. news-219 Wed, 24 Nov 2021 22:13:54 +0000 TNC22 - Call for Proposals https://connect.geant.org/2021/11/24/tnc22-call-for-proposals-for-single-presentation-final-week GÉANT's "The Networking Conference" (TNC) is the largest annual Research & Education networking conference in Europe. TNC22 will take place in Trieste/Italy from 13-17 June 2022. Proposals for Single Presentations can be submitted until 30 November 2021. news-217 Thu, 11 Nov 2021 14:29:36 +0000 23rd KUKIT Meeting - CANCELLED DUE TO THE LOCKDOWN The 23rd meeting on "Arts, Culture and IT" will be held on 30 November 2021 at the WUK branch office Jugendcoaching West. news-215 Thu, 04 Nov 2021 17:22:30 +0000 64th ACOnet TBPG Meeting https://www.aco.net/tbpg.html The 64th ACOnet TBPG Meeting will take place as a virtual meeting from 18-19 November 2021. news-213 Thu, 16 Sep 2021 14:31:19 +0000 SWITCH Security Awareness Day https://www.switch.ch/security/security-awareness-day/ The conference will be held online on 5 October 2021 and is open to everyone who is responsible for, interested in or curious about security awareness. Registration is free. news-211 Thu, 16 Sep 2021 14:25:41 +0000 PRACE: Submit proposals now https://prace-ri.eu/call/prace-24th-call-for-proposals-for-project-access/ The 24th Call for Proposals for project access in the field of supercomputing is open until 2 November 2021, 10:00 CET. news-209 Wed, 01 Sep 2021 08:54:39 +0000 Ars Electronica 2021: hosted by JKU, powered by ACOnet https://ars.electronica.art/newdigitaldeal/en/ Kepler's Gardens on the JKU campus in Linz will be the central location of the Ars Electronica Festival this year (8-12 September 2021). ACOnet will again support the JKU and the festival with additional network capacities. We are looking forward to this cooperation! news-207 Mon, 21 Jun 2021 07:57:00 +0000 22nd KUKIT Meeting The 22nd meeting on "Arts, Culture and IT" will be held on 7 July 2021 at the Natural History Museum Vienna. news-199 Tue, 15 Jun 2021 14:47:00 +0000 GÉANT TNC21 https://tnc21.geant.org/ "The Networking Conference" (TNC) by GÉANT is the largest annual Research & Education networking conference in Europe. It will be held online this time from 21-25 June 2021. Participation is free of charge. Registration is open until 18 June 2021, 12:00 CEST. news-205 Fri, 28 May 2021 14:22:51 +0000 EOSC Symposium 2021 https://www.eoscsecretariat.eu/eosc-symposium-2021 The annual symposium on the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) will be held online from 15-18 June 2021. Participation is free of charge. news-203 Thu, 20 May 2021 11:14:24 +0000 63rd ACOnet TBPG Meeting https://www.aco.net/tbpg.html The 63rd ACOnet TBPG Meeting will take place as a virtual meeting from 10-11 June 2021. news-201 Tue, 18 May 2021 18:27:09 +0000 Upgrade of ACOnet's VIX connection https://www.vix.at/vixhome.html?L=1 As part of the platform renewal of the Vienna Internet eXchange, which was successfully completed on 18 May 2021, the bandwidth of the ACOnet connection to the VIX has also been increased to 2x100 Gbps. 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.