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Yhteistyö raivaa tietä huippututkimukselle

Yhteistyö raivaa tietä huippututkimukselle Eurooppalainen suurteholaskennan yhteistyö on kriittinen menestystekijä Suomelle. Se lisää kilpailukykyä ja tuottavuutta.

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Massive data management project: Finns’ heredity is collected and safeguarded

Over the past three years, over 500 TB of sequencing data from Finnish research samples was transferred over fibre optic cable from the United States to Finland. The licensed and protected data were transferred to Finnish biobanks and will significantly contribute to the study of genetic diseases.

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The network that linked Finland to internet is updating: digitalizing routines at higher education institutions rely increasingly on a reliable high-speed network

Even though the road taken by the Finnish University and Research Network (Funet) has been bumpy at times, its formation and development can be considered a Finnish success story.

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Poikkeustilasta pysyviin rakenteisiin

Korkeakoulujen IT-johtajien verkostot AAPA ja FUCIO sekä CSC kutsuivat korkeakoulujen pedagogiikan, opiskelun ja opetuksen tuen ja hallinnon sekä muut kiinnostuneet ideapankki.csc.fi -webinaariin kesäkuun lopussa.

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Tackling coronavirus with scientific databases

Coronavirus can be overcome through international cooperation and sharing of data, and electronic research infrastructures can help with this. They include hardware, information networks, databases and services that together make up a network of global information exchange. Finland is a member of these infrastructures and the benefits are undeniable.

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Research Information Hub offers a general view to research funding

Searching for complete, easily digestable picture of research funding is desperate work. Research Information Hub solves this problem.

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Nordic research collaboration – what’s the point?

Naively, one might think that reputation in science is about scientific excellence and brilliant minds – and partly that is true, of course. However, this is far from the entire truth.

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Case University of Jyväskylä: Research in gold nanoparticles relies on PRACE computing resources

Professor Hannu Häkkinen and his research group studies the structure and properties of gold and silver nanoparticles and their uses in chemistry. The research helps scientists develop vaccines against the viruses.

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Case University of Helsinki: PRACE resources in near-earth space simulation

PRACE resources have been crucial for Minna Palmroth's research group in the near-earth space simulation with the Vlasiator space weather code.

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PRACE – international cooperation and some of the most advanced computing resources in Europe

Finnish researchers can apply for high-performance computing and data management resources and services from PRACE (Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe).

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EUDAT – data services and international collaboration for research

Data is changing the ways research is conducted. The EUDAT – European Data Infrastructure – a research data infrastructure initiative co-funded by the European Commission, offers research communities and researchers a set of generic services on which they can rely to manage their data and build up their e-infrastructure capacity.

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