Configuring Nectar instances to auto update

By Jason Bell, QCIF eResearch Analyst at CQU

As you will most likely be aware, security is a vital aspect of server deployments. But maintaining, updating and patching servers, virtual machines and “Nectar instances” can be a mundane and arduous task. It is very easy to forget, unless you set up some sort of reminder system.

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Why researchers use Nextcloud for research data storage

By Dr Francis Gacenga, QCIF eResearch Analyst at USQ

It is good research data management practice to prepare for disaster recovery by having more than one copy of your research data.

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Using BaSH 'for' loops for parameter sweeps

By Dr Collin Storlie, QCIF eResearch Analyst at JCU*

Analytical tools and statistical algorithms frequently have a variety of options or parameters. A basic example would be a Linear Regression Model with two parameters, slope and y-intercept.

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Australia’s central site for public data

By Amanda Miotto, QCIF eResearch Analyst at Griffith University

The Australian government has created Data.gov.au, an easy way to find, access and reuse public data sets.

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