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Australian telescope maps new galaxies


Dec 15, 2020

Australian telescope maps new galaxies

The Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder (ASKAP), developed and operated by Australia’s national science agency CSIRO, has pushed the bounds of surveying the known universe. Approximately 3 million galaxies were mapped in just 300 hours, including about a million...

AARNet and Southern Cross Cable Network boost trans-Pacific research network to 100G

Media Releases / Network

Aug 25, 2016

AARNet and Southern Cross Cable Network boost trans-Pacific research network to 100G

The 100 Gigabit per second (Gbps) upgrade to the Southern Cross Trans-Pacific Optical Research Testbed (SXTransPORT) dual submarine optical fibre links connecting Sydney to North America is complete. The upgrade boosts bandwidth on both SXTransPORT links from 40 Gbps to...

Data movers: look who’s talking at eRA2015

Conferences & Events / eResearch

Oct 9, 2015

Data movers: look who’s talking at eRA2015

AARNet has convened a Data Movement (DaMo) stream at the upcoming eResearch Australasia 2015 Conference on 20 October. A series of presentations by community champions who have “been there, done that” will take attendees on a data movement journey, featuring real-world...

Designing and building radio telescopes in amazing locations


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Designing and building radio telescopes...

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World’s largest radio telescope takes a major step towards construction

eResearch / Network

Mar 10, 2015

World’s largest radio telescope...

The SKA Organisation announced this week that...

Unlocking the mystery of the first billion years of the universe

eResearch / Network

Feb 18, 2015

Unlocking the mystery of the first...

By Steven Tingay, Curtin University More than 100...

Pawsey Centre supercomputing facility powers up for research


Nov 16, 2013

Pawsey Centre supercomputing facility...

Premier of Western Australia and Minister for...


Nov 5, 2013

Australian contracts announced for design phase of Square Kilometre Array telescope

Work towards the construction of the international Square Kilometre Array (SKA)...

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Oct 2, 2013

AARNet Cisco partnership achieves lightning speeds across Australia

PERTH Australia, 2 October 2013 – Australia’s...

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