COFFEE CART SPONSOR & NETWORK PARTNER
Australia’s Academic and Research Network (AARNet) is a critical national asset that enables Australian researchers to access institutional, national and international e-Infrastructure including the public Internet and software tools and resources such as scientific instruments, data storage, high performance computing, content and service providers. AARNet provides extremely high-speed, extremely high-quality and resilient broadband interconnections between instruments, facilities, campuses and institutions using dedicated national and international digital infrastructure. Through partnerships with other national research and education networks (NRENs), AARNet connects the Australian research sector with the global research sector.
AARNet also provides a range of services tailored to meet the needs of researchers and research institutions, including solutions for data storage and transfer, unified communications, video conferencing and WiFi roaming.
AARNet’s powerful network infrastructure, expertise and services enable Australia’s participation at the forefront of teaching, learning and research on a global scale and are fundamental to driving innovation in today’s digital economy.
The National Computational Infrastructure (NCI) is Australia’s leading high-performance data, storage and computing organisation, providing expert services to benefit all domains of science, government and industry.
NCI brings the Australian Government and the Australian research sector together through a broad collaboration involving the largest national science agencies, universities, industry partners and the Australian Research Council.
As the home of the high-performance computational science of so many research organisations around the country, our highly integrated scientific computing facility provides world-class services to thousands of researchers every year.
NCI’s combination of data services and supercomputing expertise delivers groundbreaking scientific outcomes; new, advanced technologies; and critical insights that inform and benefit public policy. We enable high-impact research and innovation that is otherwise impossible to undertake. Find out more at nci.org.au and email any questions to email@example.com.
For 20 years, DDN has designed, developed, deployed and optimized systems, software and storage solutions that enable enterprises, service providers, universities and government agencies to generate more value and to accelerate time to insight from their data and information, on premise and in the cloud.
DDN’s sustained vision and execution have made us the world’s largest privately held data storage company. Our technological and market leadership comes from our long-term investments in leading-edge research and development, our relentless focus on solving our customers’ end-to-end data and information management challenges, and the excellence of our employees around the globe, all relentlessly focused on delivering the highest levels of satisfaction to our customers.
To meet these ever-increasing requirements, users are rapidly adopting DDN’s best-of-breed high-performance storage solutions for end-to-end data management from data creation and persistent storage to active archives and the Cloud.
DUG is a technology company at the forefront of high-performance computing. Our innovative solutions for the global technology and resource sectors are centred on utilisation and management of big data. We have offices in Perth, London, Houston and Kuala Lumpur. Visit us at www.dug.com
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Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is a leading global provider of cloud-based solutions that enable institutions and their individual users to create, manage, and share knowledge. In close collaboration with its customers and the broader community, Ex Libris develops creative solutions that increase library productivity, maximize the impact of research activities, enhance teaching and learning, and drive student mobile engagement. Ex Libris serves over 7,500 customers in 90 countries. For more information, see our website (https://www.exlibrisgroup.com/) and join us on