HNSciCloud session at GridKa School. August 28, 2018, KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany

The international GridKa School is a leading summer school for advanced computing techniques. The school provides the opportunity for scientists and technology leaders, experts and novices to gain practical experience on knowledge sharing and information exchange. The target audience is diverse and includes groups such as grid and cloud newbies and advanced users, as well as administrators, graduate and PhD students. Organised by the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), the GridKa School will be hosted by Steinbuch Centre for Computing (SCC).

HNSciCloud organised a training session in this framework on Tuesday 28th August which participants from other institutes and fields of science are warmly welcomed to attend. During the session Paulo Alexandre Canilho of CERN provided a comprehensive overview of the project and it's current status.  This included aspects of the HNSciCloud business model and the voucher scheme for service adoption

Discussions continued in the afternoon with demos and tutorials where experience of usage of HNSciCloud services by KIT, CERN and the other procurer organizations will be presented.


More information can be found on the event page. HNSciCloud overview by Paulo Alexandre Canilho is available here.

Who's behind HNSciCloud?

HNSciCloud Pre-Commercial Procurement is driven by ten leading research organisations from across Europe.