Services and products

Available services and products: 56


    Service/product - acts as a single point of reference for higher education staff, instructors, students and researchers to find reliable information on issues relating to copyright.

  • AV-contractentool

    Service/product - The AV contract tool helps researchers, instructors, students and staff to draw up contracts setting out agreements on the distribution and use of photos and videos.

  • BeeHub

    Service/product - BeeHub is a data storage solution that is simple and user-friendly. With this service, you can save and share large volumes of research data. BeeHub is an online service accessible by means of a web interface and a data transfer protocol (WebDAV). Researchers can access BeeHub via SURFconext.

  • Big Data Services

    Service/product - Researchers who need to analyse large amounts of (un)structured data can make use of the SURFsara Big Data services. Several large public data sets and multiple frameworks, such as Apache Spark, Hive, Pig and HBase provide easy to use environments for Big Data analysis.

  • Consultancy

    Service/product - SURFsara possesses a wealth of experience in the field of ICT services for researchers. If you need help developing/improving your application or designing your infrastructure, then you've come to the right place. Our experts will be happy to lend their expertise to support your research.

  • Content

    Service/product - (Scientific) publications and databases which are important for education and research are published by domestic and international publishers. SURFmarket makes agreements with these publishers so that institutions can access this content under the most favourable conditions.

  • Cybersave Yourself

    Service/product - Would you like to raise awareness of Internet hazards among your employees and students? Why not use Cybersave Yourself, the security campaign for the education and research community? SURF offers a range of resources, such as a toolkit with material you can adapt to reflect your institution's visual identity.

  • Data Archive

    Service/product - The Data Archive is the centralised location for data archiving and (long-term) storage. You can securely store research data there, even in volumes running into the petabytes. It is possible to shape your data management policy through the use of the EUDAT B2SAFE service. The archive provides quick access to SURFsara's computing facilities.

  • Data Ingest Service

    Service/product - The Data Ingest Service is a SURFsara service for researchers who want to store or analyse large amounts of data at SURFsara. The service is convenient for users who lack sufficient bandwidth or who have stored their data on a number of external hard disks.

  • Data Persistent Identifier

    Service/product - Persistent identifiers (PIDs) ensure the findability of your data, now and always. PIDs are comparable to the ISBN numbers assigned to books. Even if the location or underlying infrastructure changes, the reference path remains intact. SURFsara offers the PID service in cooperation with the European Persistent Identifier Consortium (EPIC).

  • Dutch National Supercomputer

    Service/product - The Dutch National Supercomputer, Cartesius, is the flagship of SURFsara services. It is the most comprehensive system in the field of capability computing in the Netherlands. Cartesius is especially in high demand for its combination of fast processors and internal network, large storage capacity and the ability to process large datasets.

  • eduroam

    Service/product - eduroam gives students, lecturers, staff and researchers quick and easy access to the fixed and wireless networks at their own institution and at other institutions that offer this service. At more than 12.000 locations in more than 85 countries.

  • eduVPN

    Service/product - eduVPN makes untrusted networks secure, by establishing an encrypted connection. This way, students, lecturers and researchers can use the Internet securely everywhere, and you can grant access to your institution's protected systems securely, even if users are using the Internet connection on a train, a square, or at home.

  • FileSender

    Service/product - FileSender is a web based application that allows authenticated users to securely and easily transfer very large files to other users. FileSender is open source software, which is developed within a project where different NRENs (National Research and Educational Networks) - including SURFnet - contribute.

  • Grid

    Service/product - The grid infrastructure offers a large number of compute and data storage clusters that are linked to one another through a high-speed network connection. These clusters are housed in data centres of organisations all over the world.