ACOnet News https://www.aco.net en-gb ACOnet Sat, 28 May 2022 07:19:19 +0000 Sat, 28 May 2022 07:19:19 +0000 TYPO3 EXT:news news-233 Thu, 19 May 2022 13:01:00 +0000 18th ArgeStorage Meeting https://www.aco.net/meetings.html 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 https://www.aco.net/meetings.html 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 https://www.aco.net/meetings.html 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 https://www.aco.net/meetings.html 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. 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.