Posts by Sara Coelho

AARC pilots AAI solutions for researc...

The Cherenkov Telescope Array (CTA) will be the major global observatory for very high-energy gamma-ray astronomy over the next decade and beyond. CTA will be operated as an open, proposal-driven observatory, with all data available on a public archive after a predefined proprietary period. CTA is a collaboration between 1350 scientists and engineers from 32 […]

Active engagement: AARC at DI4R 2017

Active engagement: AARC at DI4R 2017

With a conference session and a pre-conference workshop, the AARC (Authentication and Authorisation for Research and Collaboration) project team made a lively contribution to the DI4R (Digital Infrastructures for Research) conference that was held in Brussels from 30 November to 1 December. On 29 November, Christos Kanellopoulos (GÉANT) led an open workshop on the AARC Engagement […]

Roadmapping trust and identities acti...

This article was originally posted by Licia Florio in the GÉANT Community Blog. As you may know, GÉANT is looking to identify trends and requirements to shape the work to be carried out as part of the next GN4 project, which will start in mid 2019. Different things are in motion in the R&E and […]

EISCAT_3D gets go ahead for construct...

The construction of EISCAT_3D, a new international research radar for space weather research, has been given a greenlight and will proceed later in June. EISCAT_3D will be the world’s leading facility of its kind, offering a critically important window to the upper atmosphere and near-Earth space in the European Arctic. The EISCAT Scientific Association is […]

Welcome to IAM Online!

Welcome to IAM Online!

This article was originally written by Laura Durnford for the GÉANT Community Blog. European webinar series on trust & identity launched. The ability to use a trusted online identity to share data and access resources has been of growing importance to research and education. To support the spread of knowledge about how best to manage […]

The challenges of accessing non-web b...

The challenges of accessing non-web based shared resources

This article was originally posted by Gerben Venekamp in SURF’s Innovation Blog What are Federations and why does research need them? Today, research for a number of disciplines is conducted more in collaborations and less in small individual projects. The European Commission stimulates this by encouraging collaborations between research institutes across Europe. Under this encouragement, […]