“Australia has to work very closely with all the other people who value their ocean territories and who study it. By leveraging each other we’re ramping up the pace of understanding oceans much more than if we were working alone,” – John Gunn, CEO of Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS)
With 7-10% of Australia’s gross domestic product related to marine industries – fishing, oil and gas, maritime trades, ports and tourism – there’s no denying the importance of Marine Science research in support of a sustainable ‘blue economy’.
Watch the AARNet interview with John Gunn, CEO of AIMS and learn about the role Australian scientists are playing at the forefront of global Marine Science research, including developing tools such as the now-widely used Integrated Marine Observing System (IMOS)
AARNet networking infrastructure underpins research collaborations for AIMS, enabling scientists to share and analyse large volumes of data in real time locally and internationally.
Mar 30, 2017
VIDEO INTERVIEW: Western Sydney University (WSU) partnered with AARNet and Zoom to deploy Zoom and Zoom Rooms across their eight campuses and has seen video collaboration increase by 400% while video conferencing costs dropped dramatically. We interviewed WSU CIO Kerry Holling and Senior Project Manager Geoff Lambert to learn more about the university's...
Dec 13, 2016
In this video, AARNet's eResearch Director Guido Aben talks about a ground-breaking collaboration with CERN (The European Organization for Nuclear Research) that's been testing new technologies for high speed data synchronisation and sharing services. "We started doing global scale replication demos where they did the replication from CERN to Taiwan, we did...
Nov 17, 2016
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...