Designed and constructed by researchers for researchers, Space.intersect.org is a large-scale, high-performance, collaborative and cost-effective digital storage system for research data.
AARNet provides the high-capacity network infrastructure that enables researchers using Space to store, retrieve and share large volumes of data quickly and securely. AARNet interconnects Space across Australian university campuses, medical research facilities and critical eResearch infrastructure such as high-performance computing facilities and a range of service providers. AARNet also connects Space to the international research and education network community.
Space is a flexible system offering researchers four easy-to-use data storage options to meet the varying needs of researchers, with Intersect people on hand to assist with solving data challenges.
Find out more about Space at Space.intersect.org
May 15, 2017
Following an extensive consultation period with the Australian research community, the Australian Government has released a roadmap outlining research infrastructure priorities essential for building Australian research excellence into the future. The focus is on national, landmark and global research infrastructure rather than institutional infrastructure. The 2016 Roadmap has identified nine focus areas...
Mar 24, 2017
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: ...
Feb 27, 2017
NEW CASE STUDY: 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...