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  • Do you have a moment to fill out the LCRDM questionnaire?

    News - Please, take a moment to participate in the online questionnaire by the National Coördination Point Research Data Management (LCRDM) task group on Pseudonymisation.

  • SURFconext replaces security certificates for service providers

    News - SURFconext enables students, instructors, and researchers to log in to cloud services from various providers. SURFconext has started changing the security certificates to ensure that this login remains secure in the future. Service providers must make the changes before 1 May. Users will not notice anything about this.

  • Will you help to wright a RDA project proposal?

    News - The National Coordination Point for Research Data Management (LCRDM) is looking for participants for a task group that writes a project proposal and submits it for a call from RDA Europe.

  • Workshop Computational Science brings experts together

    News - Are you a researcher, expert or decision maker and interested in Computational Science? Feel free to join us for a ePLAN-workshop on March 28 at SURF in Amsterdam. Admission is free.

  • Students can get to know high performance computing

    News - Early-stage postgraduate and late-stage undergraduate students are invited to apply for the PRACE Summer of HPC 2019 programme, to be held in July & August 2019. Consisting of a training week and two months placement at top HPC centres around Europe, the programme offers participants the opportunity to learn and share more about PRACE and HPC.

  • Successful replacement of SURFnet network core routers

    News - SURF has been working on developing the network of the future for some time now. On December 18th, we took the next step in the transition towards the new service layer. We have successfully completed the replacement of the 2 core routers at our main locations in Amsterdam.

  • Winners Dutch Data Prize 2018

    News - This year's Dutch Data Prize is awarded to Portable Antiquities of the Netherlands (PAN), BBMRI-omics and OpenINTEL Active DNS Measurements. The awards were presented on 28 November by NWO President Stan Gielen at a successful event called ‘Celebrating Data! What’s next?’.

  • Registration networking conference TNC19 now open

    News - You can now register for TNC19, the largest and most prestigious European research and education networking conference. TNC19 will be held on 16 - 20 June 2019 in Tallinn, Estonia. This year’s theme is ‘Forging Digital Societies'.

  • Research Drive: shared-storage environment with one view on your data

    News - Does your research team need large storage quotas, and work collaboratively with other educational and governmental institutions or external private parties? Our new service Research Drive is a cloud-based shared-storage environment specifically designed for these requirements.

  • Survey on data management support positions

    News - Are you a data expert – who provides dedicated support or as part of your job – or supervisor of data experts? On behalf of the National Coordination Point Research Data Management (LCRDM) we kindly invite you to participate in a survey on data management support positions in research institutes.

  • We need your help to draft a guide for virtual research environments

    News - Would you like to contribute to a guide with objective criteria for testing and assessing solutions for a virtual research environment? Then join this new task group Research Workspace of the National Coordination Point Research Data Management (LCRDM).

  • European Solar Telescope (EST)

    Astronomy and particle physics combine forces for European Open Science Cloud

    News - Through combining the experimental investigations from the largest-scale astronomical structures to the most fundamental particles, the partners in the ESCAPE project together will open new paths towards the understanding of the Universe. ESCAPE stands for European Science Cluster of Astronomy & Particle physics ESFRI research infrastructures.

  • SURFdrive is now even more secure with OAuth

    News - From now on, logging into the SURFdrive application on your computer is done through your browser by using OAuth. This offers more security and other possibilities as well. Furthermore, you can now choose to sync multiple folders, and we've made other minor adjustments.

  • Quantum entanglement by Matthias Weinberger

    Blueprint for pan-European quantum internet

    News - The future quantum internet will provide radically new internet applications by enabling quantum communication between any two points on Earth. The Quantum Internet Alliance (QIA) will create a blueprint for a pan-European quantum internet by developing the technology needed. SURF is one of the partners in the QIA project.

  • Research universities and universities of applied sciences launch Acceleration Plan

    News - The leaders and teams presented the Acceleration Plan for Educational Innovation with ICT at the SURF education days.