QCIF’s plans for 2018 and beyond

QCIF's CEO outlines our goals for the coming years, including plans to increase compute power and data storage, expand virtual laboratories, and focus on partnering on big data challenges in government, eco-science, agriculture and health.

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Making your QRIScloud data collection even easier to access

Managing data collections stored on QRIScloud has become even easier with recent upgrades for Object Storage and Nextcloud access.

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QCIF tackles Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities

QCIF has successfully patched QRIScloud and its other compute resources to guard against one security vulnerability discovered earlier last month, and is working towards patching a second one.

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Software Carpentry workshops in QLD

QCIF is kicking off 2018 with its first Software Carpentry workshop of the year: ‘Introduction to Python’ at Griffith’s Gold Coast campus, 7–9 February.

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QCIF to give ReDBox talk at eResearch NZ

QCIF will attend the eResearch New Zealand conference this month to present a talk about ReDBox, the QCIF-developed open source research data management platform.

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QRIScloud helps demo revolutionary new software

QRIScloud assisted a demonstration of potentially revolutionary software at UQ’s Centre for Clinical Research on Saturday, 4 November 2017.

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QFAB trained more than 250 researchers in 2017

QFAB Bioinformatics trained more than 250 Australian researchers last year across almost 30 workshops.

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QCIF in 2017: A year in review

This year heralded some big changes for QCIF, both on an operational level and in terms of the resources we offer our members’ researchers.

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Nectar Virtual Labs have huge economic and research impact: new report

Nectar virtual laboratories (VLs), which provide digital interfaces, tools and data to online research communities, are generating a return on investment of up to 138 times their cost, according to a new report by Victoria University academics.

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Apollo workshop launches new training model

QCIF and other EMBL Australia Bioinformatics Resource (EMBL-ABR) nodes successfully tested a new training model allowing an international trainer to remotely deliver a workshop across Australia last month.

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