Cloud News from the R&E Community

Azure Managed Labs Webinar 25th June 16:00 CET
Join Ji Eun Kwon from Microsoft on June 25th at 16:00 CET to learn about the recent launch of Azure
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Webinar Azure Active Directory and AD Connect – 7th June 16:00 CET
Register now for a live webinar with Zion Brewer, Microsoft and Unicon, Inc. from 16:00 CET on June 7th for a
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AWSome Day 2018 at Israel’s Universities
The Inter-University Computation Center (IUCC) and Amazon Web Services (AWS) are bringing AWSome Day 2018 to Israel’s academic community. The AWSome
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Google Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Workshop at TNC18 – book now!
The power and opportunities Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence can offer Research and Education could be limitless. From image and
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CESNET and DFN Launch GÉANT Framework Web & Videoconferencing Solutions
Jan Ruzicka from CESNET in the Czech Republic and Christian Meyer from DFN in Germany share their experience with the
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Cloud Workshop for Universities and Academic Institutions in Cyprus
Universities, Schools and Research Institutions in Cyprus can now benefit from Microsoft Azure cloud services through the GÉANT IaaS framework
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SWITCH Hosts 3rd Higher Education Cloud Day
On 10 April 2018, SWITCH hosted the 3rd Higher Education Cloud Day at the University of Bern. The Higher Education
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Spanish Consortium Launches UNIDisc Storage Solution via the GÉANT Cloud Offering
When the Consorci de Serveis Universitaris de Catalunya (CSUC) looked toward the clouds to improve effectiveness and efficiency by leveraging
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26 April 2018 webinar – introducing Amazon Web Services and using the AWS spot market for research and education
This interactive webinar will introduce the Amazon Web Service (AWS) IaaS framework agreement and show how AWS can support research
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UH-Sky Microsoft Azure Event
On 21 March 2018, the Norwegian higher education cloud initiative (UH-Sky) organised a conference on Microsoft Azure on how IT
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Get Trained on the AWS Cloud – Free online training
Get Trained on the AWS Cloud Watch the AWSome Day Online: a free, virtual training that provides a step-by-step introduction
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Nextcloud and GÉANT team up to deliver secure file sync-and-share solution for education and research
Communication and real-time collaboration are quickly becoming more important in the educational market, while keeping data and communication under the
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Join us in Trondheim!
The GÉANT Cloud activity will be present at the TNC18 Networking Conference in Trondheim, Norway in June. The cloud task
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IUCC-Israel Launches First Inter-University Cloud Forum
On February 14, 2018 the first meeting of the Inter-University Cloud Forum was held at IUCC. IT staff from Israel’s
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Quality & Qualifications Ireland (QQI)
Why the cloud? QQi needed to improve a vital, mission-critical legacy application that was operating on outdated hardware, inefficient software
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European Commission: GÉANT and Amazon Web Services are breaking down barriers to cloud services adoption
Amazon Web Services has committed to making it easier for scientists to use its cloud storage, computing, and database services
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Webinar: Transforming Research & Education with Microsoft Azure
  The webinar took place on 30th November 2017 watch the video here Presenter: Karl Podesta Azure Big Compute Technical
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HEAnet: GÉANT and Microsoft announce cloud technology partnership
GÉANT have announced a successful multi-year partnership with Microsoft to make powerful cloud computing environments more accessible to research and
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SURFcumulus video presentation
The Dutch NREN SURF, has made a presentation video for SURFcumulus, their HE hybrid IaaS solution, that can be seen
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SWITCH: The smart way to access cloud applications
Many questions need to be addressed in relation to various aspects of cloud applications: strategy, procurement, migration, integration, organisational changes,
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