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eResearch

Mar 24, 2017

New Science Minister acknowledges importance of science

The new Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, Senator the Hon Arthur Sinodinos AO, has acknowledged the importance of science and innovation for shaping Australia’s destiny. At his National Press Club address on 22 March 2017, the Minister spoke about Australia’s current economic setting and the challenges we face, specifically: ...

eResearch

Feb 27, 2017

AARNet underpins portal to our marine environment

Elephant seals fitted with sensors have collected data in Antarctica that is helping scientists understand how melting ice shelves are affecting the global climate system. Data collected by gliders is tracking warming in the Great Barrier Reef. And ocean current data has been used to predict speeds for the Sydney...

Education / K-12 Schools

Feb 17, 2017

Mentoring for success across Australia

AARNet has teamed up with Australian Indigenous Mentoring Experience (AIME) to provide the high-speed broadband connectivity this innovative education program needs to strengthen and expand the services it offers Indigenous kids the length and breadth of Australia. Indigenous kids participating in AIME's program complete Year 12 at almost three times the...

Security

Feb 7, 2017

How to protect your university from ransomware attacks?

With an increasing number of universities around...

eResearch / Submissions

Jan 25, 2017

AARNet’s Draft 2016 Research Infrastructure Roadmap Submission

Bringing together digital and eResearch platforms is...

Services

Jan 20, 2017

New CloudStor milestone reached: 30,000 users and growing

Researching and developing new above-the-network services to...

eResearch / Services

Dec 21, 2016

Case study: 5D modelling uncovers natural resources

An international research group is harnessing the...

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Security

Dec 16, 2016

How AARNet mitigates DoS and DDoS attacks

DoS and DDoS attacks have become commonplace on the Internet, adversely affecting research and education institutions. It is important to note that there isn't one single way to deal with DoS and DDoS attacks, but here is some information about the types of attacks proliferating today, how AARNet deals...

Services

Dec 1, 2016

eduroam expansion helps boost research...

eduroam (education roaming) has now been deployed at institutions in a...

Education / K-12 Schools / STEM

Nov 28, 2016

AARNet schools shine in digital...

Schools benefiting from AARNet’s high-speed internet services...

eResearch / Videos

Nov 17, 2016

What’s next for the eResearch IT infrastructure ecosystem?

While there is some uncertainty around how the eResearch environment will look going forward, there is no uncertainty about how critical national ICT infrastructure supporting research is. This infrastructure consists of entities such as Australia's Academic and Research Network (AARNet), Australian Access Federation (AAF), Australian National Data Service (ANDS), National eResearch Collaboration Tools...

Services / Videos

Nov 6, 2016

CloudStor helps the long tail of researchers at CQU

The uptake of the AARNet CloudStor file sender and storage service is rapidly gaining momentum in the higher education community, accelerating past 26,600 users at the end of September 2016. At Central Queensland University (CQU), for example, the service is working well for a wide range of users: students, staff and the long tail...

Network / Videos

Nov 4, 2016

The Internet: then, now and in the future

In this video, pioneer of the Internet...

Education / K-12 Schools / STEM

Nov 3, 2016

Young scientists wow with electronic communications

Projects including solar powered streetlights and sensors...

GLAMs

Oct 28, 2016

New world of GLAM research, tech and connectedness

Technology has opened the door to new...

eResearch / Services

Oct 17, 2016

CloudStor’s role in Australian Research Data System

The Australian research e-Infrastructure landscape is essentially...

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K-12 Schools / Security

Oct 11, 2016

How to stay smart online

With 90% Australians now regularly online, understanding how to get the most from the...

eResearch

Oct 9, 2016

What’s this eResearch game all about?

We had a bit of fun developing...

eResearch / Network

Sep 23, 2016

New record set for elephant data flow over AARNet

“I think we've made a new record...

Conferences / eResearch / GLAMs

Sep 16, 2016

Registrations are open for AARNet GLAMs workshop

Enabling Data Flow between HASS and GLAMs...