One billion roaming authentications clocked for eduroam

 May 19, 2016 

The research and education sector’s eduroam global roaming service is celebrating two amazing milestones: on 17 May, 2016, eduroam clocked one billion roaming authentications (either in-country or international) since the beginning of the year and the one billionth international authentication (when users are connecting from outside their home country) since the service was launched. Since its launch... View Article

AARNet extends network reach in regional Australia with link to Taree

 May 18, 2016 

Staff and students at the University of New England (UNE) Taree Study Centre on the New South Wales Mid North Coast now have access to ultra high-speed broadband internet through AARNet, Australia’s national research and education network. A new AARNet link connects the UNE Taree Study Centre to the main UNE campus in Armidale, supporting collaboration, teaching, learning... View Article

AARNet helps researchers save endangered koalas

 May 16, 2016 

 “…big genome sequencing, handling of big data and access to high speed computing… would not be possible without the amazing broadband connections we have and access to things like the cloud services analysis.” – Dr Rebecca Johnson AARNet interviewed Dr Rebecca Johnson, Director of The Australian Museum Research Institute  (AMRI). As the oldest museum and second oldest... View Article

Scientists turn to CloudStor for distributing genomics research data

 May 11, 2016 

Matt Field is a bioinformatician at The Australian National University, where the focus of his work is on discovering the underlying genetic cause of disease. He is a member of the scientific team behind the development of a large genome analysis pipeline running at the National Computational Infrastructure computer cluster in Canberra. To date, over 3000... View Article

Science gateways workshop announced for eResearch Australasia 2016

 May 6, 2016 

Members of the scientific community are invited attend the second Australian International Workshop on Science Gateways, as part of the eResearch Australasia conference. The Workshop is 10 October 2016 in Melbourne. The call for participation for the Workshop (and the main conference) closes 5 June 2015. This workshops offers participants the opportunity to engage with other members of the Science Gateways community, to explore common... View Article


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