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Conferences / GLAMs

Jul 24, 2017

Breaking new ground for GLAM tech

VALA has a 40 year history and a well-earned reputation for breaking new ground in supporting library technology practice and increasingly, galleries, libraries, archives and museums (GLAM) technology practice.  This year, from 12-14 July, VALA held its first ever “Tech Camp” and around 100 technologists from the GLAM sector gathered in Melbourne...

AARNet

Jun 15, 2017

AARNet 2016 Annual Report – the year in review

We are pleased to announce the publication of the AARNet 2016 Annual Report.  This report provides information about who we are and what we do and reviews our operations and activities for the year. Inside the report can learn about what was achieved in line with our strategic goals: Delivering Australia's Research and Education...

Network

May 19, 2017

Why research and education networks? Demonstrating their power for big data transfers

One of the big questions often asked of R&E networking is why?  Why, when commercial internet networks are so large, is there still a need for dedicated research networks? Surely organisations can simply buy commercial off-the-shelf network connectivity,with commercial service providers now offering 10 and even 100Gbit/s network connections. In February...

Services

May 18, 2017

Introducing the CloudStor Collections App

AARNet has deployed CloudStor Collections (version 1.1)...

Security

May 17, 2017

Analysis of Australia’s exposure to WannaCry

Over the weekend of 13 & 14...

Our people

May 17, 2017

AARNet staff tackle fundraising challenges

From losing their locks to daily running...

eResearch

May 15, 2017

Australian Government releases national roadmap for research infrastructure

Following an extensive consultation period with the...

Health / Services / Teaching and Learning

May 11, 2017

Seamless Wi-Fi for Queensland Health

Researchers, academics and students from across the...

Network

May 4, 2017

In The Field story of the week: making big data deliver

The Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network (AURIN)...

Network

Apr 21, 2017

Global network for research and education reaches major milestone

North Atlantic network collaboration announces deployment of...

Network

Apr 6, 2017

In the Field story of the week: disaster warning

NOAH (Nationwide Assessment of Hazards) is an advance...