ACOnet News https://www.aco.net en-gb ACOnet Mon, 21 Sep 2020 13:25:52 +0000 Mon, 21 Sep 2020 13:25:52 +0000 TYPO3 EXT:news 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-145 Mon, 25 May 2020 12:49:28 +0000 Vacancy<br />"IT Security Analyst" https://univis.univie.ac.at/ausschreibungstellensuche/flow/bew_ausschreibung-flow?tid=78826.28 The ACOnet CERT has a vacancy for an IT Security Analyst. You can find all the details in the Job Center of the University of 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. news-139 Wed, 15 Apr 2020 13:13:09 +0000 Supercomputing support for COVID-19 research https://www.aco.net/prace.html PRACE (Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe) and VSC (Vienna Scientific Cluster) currently offer a fast track review process for project applications related to COVID-19. news-135 Mon, 02 Mar 2020 12:55:41 +0000 RIPE Atlas Software Probes https://labs.ripe.net/Members/alun_davies/ripe-atlas-software-probes RIPE Atlas is a global network of probes that measure internet connectivity and reachability. Atlas probes are now also available as a software package. news-133 Tue, 11 Feb 2020 12:32:39 +0000 Safer Internet https://www.aco.net/news-detail.html?tx_news_pi1%5Bnews%5D=133&tx_news_pi1%5Bcontroller%5D=News&tx_news_pi1%5Baction%5D=detail&cHash=44e8c1603d31e86b35cbd367c4923de7 The annual "Safer Internet Day" takes place worldwide on February 11th. 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-131 Thu, 16 Jan 2020 15:04:30 +0000 DNSSEC Workshop https://www.aco.net/meetings.html On February 28, 2020, a DNSSEC workshop will be held at the University of Vienna. news-129 Wed, 04 Dec 2019 16:24:49 +0000 EOSC - What You Need To Know https://www.aco.net/eosc.html Three videos give answers to important questions about the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). news-125 Mon, 02 Dec 2019 12:36:21 +0000 Supercomputer VSC-4 available https://www.tuwien.at/tu-wien/aktuelles/news/news/supercomputer-vsc-4-eroeffnet-rechenpower-fuer-die-forschung/ The new VSC-4 system of the "Vienna Scientific Cluster" was officially put into operation on December 2, 2019 and is now available for Austrian researchers. With a capacity of 2.7 petaflops, VSC-4 is currently one of the 100 fastest supercomputers in the world. news-127 Fri, 29 Nov 2019 13:49:00 +0000 eduroam nominated for Wi-Fi Awards https://connect.geant.org/2019/11/26/eduroam-celebrates-reaching-over-100-countries-by-becoming-a-product-of-the-year-finalist-in-the-wifi-awards The world-wide roaming access service "eduroam" is among the finalists for "Product of the Year" at the annual Wi-Fi Awards. Voting is open until December 15, 2019! news-123 Tue, 12 Nov 2019 16:06:37 +0000 19th KUKIT Meeting https://www.aco.net/meetings.html The 19th meeting on "Arts, Culture and IT" will be held on December 10, 2019 at Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna. news-121 Fri, 25 Oct 2019 13:16:33 +0000 13th ArgeStorage Meeting https://www.aco.net/meetings.html The 13th ArgeStorage Meeting will take place from November 22-23, 2019 at nic.at in Vienna. news-119 Tue, 15 Oct 2019 13:45:32 +0000 ATNOG 2019/2 https://atnog.at/ The Austrian Network Operators Group (ATNOG) will meet on November 5, 2019 at nic.at in Vienna for the next ATNOG Talk. news-117 Thu, 10 Oct 2019 15:41:12 +0000 Icinga Monitoring Meetup https://www.meetup.com/de-DE/Icinga-Users-Austria/events/264365524/ On 15 October 2019, an "Open Source Monitoring Meetup" of the Icinga Users Austria will take place in Salzburg. news-115 Mon, 30 Sep 2019 16:17:06 +0000 PRACE: Submit proposals now https://www.aco.net/prace.html The 20th Call for Proposals for project access in the field of supercomputing is open until 29 October 2019, 10:00 CET. news-113 Mon, 30 Sep 2019 11:43:21 +0000 60th ACOnet TBPG Meeting https://www.aco.net/meetings.html The 60th ACOnet TBPG Meeting will be held from November 7-8, 2019 at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences in Vienna. news-111 Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:44:10 +0000 ac.at Phishing Mails https://www.aco.net/news-detail.html?tx_news_pi1%5Bnews%5D=111&tx_news_pi1%5Bcontroller%5D=News&tx_news_pi1%5Baction%5D=detail&cHash=db4e04e8062735c93cf20fb164e5ee50 Currently phishing emails for .ac.at domains are in circulation! 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news-109 Tue, 06 Aug 2019 09:49:29 +0000 Good Manners Matter https://www.manrs.org ACOnet is now a member of the "Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security" (MANRS) initiative. This means that ACOnet, like all other MANRS participants, has taken some significant steps to increase the routing security of the global Internet infrastructure. news-107 Mon, 24 Jun 2019 12:20:30 +0000 VSC-4 among the 100 fastest supercomputers https://www.top500.org/site/50345 The new VSC-4 system of the "Vienna Scientific Cluster" was ranked 82nd on the biannually updated list of the world's Top500 supercomputers. Congratulations! news-105 Thu, 16 May 2019 14:49:07 +0000 DNSSEC Workshops https://www.aco.net/meetings.html On May 28 and June 5, 2019, two DNSSEC workshops will be held in Vienna.