News & Events

Science Coding Conference 2018 a success Sep-2018 The 2018 Science Coding Conference was held in Rotorua during 2-3 August at the Scion Campus, set in a backdrop of the redwood forest.It was a great turn out with researchers, research software engineers, programmers from Universities (Massey University, Waikato University) and Crown research institutes (ESR, Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research, Plant and Food Research, GNS Science) around the country totalling to about 30 attendees. Read more
New Zealand participating in international survey of Research Software Engineers Sep-2018 Do you develop software used in research? Your input is needed as part of an international survey to learn more about the characteristics, opinions, and career opportunities for Research Software Engineers (RSEs). Read more
Machine Learning & Supercomputing in Science Sep-2018 Join NeSI and Cray on Tuesday 25 September for a morning of lively discussion on machine learning and supercomputing in science. Hear from experts and innovators in the world of Artificial Intelligence (AI), including examples and opportunities for developing AI in New Zealand. Read more
Farewell to Pan: A NeSI Workhorse Aug-2018 With our new platform Mahuika up and running, we have said goodbye to Pan, one of the original workhorses in NeSI's national platform. Over the last six years, Pan provided outstanding service for New Zealand researchers and helped position New Zealand alongside the world’s leading nations in accelerating research through advanced computing. Read more
Open to taking a wider view of advanced research computing Aug-2018 Across industries we hear the rate of disruption by digital technologies is increasing, and for some it is exponential. In the research sector, our communities can lay claim to inventing many such technologies, such as the Internet and the World Wide Web. Read more
New Platforms User Training - Online Session Aug-2018 This session is intended for researchers located in cities/regions that won't have an in-person session, or for those who can't attend the in-person session as scheduled. These sessions will be introductory and cover the basics of getting started on NeSI's new platforms - Mahuika and Māui.Example topics in this new platforms training include:Important changes from the old platformsAccessing the machinesData transfer and file systems Read more
New Platforms User Training - Auckland (Session 1) Aug-2018 These sessions will be introductory and cover the basics of getting started on NeSI's new platforms - Mahuika and Māui.Example topics in this new platforms training include: Read more
New Platforms User Training - Canterbury Aug-2018 These sessions will be introductory and cover the basics of getting started on NeSI's new platforms - Mahuika and Māui.Example topics in this new platforms training include:Important changes from the old platformsAccessing the machinesData transfer and file systemsFinding installed softwareSubmitting jobs with SlurmBuilding code  Read more
New Platforms User Training - Hamilton Aug-2018 These sessions will be introductory and cover the basics of getting started on NeSI's new platforms - Mahuika and Māui.Example topics in this new platforms training include:Important changes from the old platformsAccessing the machinesData transfer and file systemsFinding installed softwareSubmitting jobs with SlurmBuilding code  Read more
New Platforms User Training - Dunedin Aug-2018 These sessions will be introductory and cover the basics of getting started on NeSI's new platforms - Mahuika and Māui.Example topics in this new platforms training include:Important changes from the old platformsAccessing the machinesData transfer and file systemsFinding installed softwareSubmitting jobs with SlurmBuilding code  Read more