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The Carpentries is a global program to teach foundational computational and data management skills to researchers. New Zealand trains several potential Carpentries Instructor trainees every year and it is time to train a new cohort of future instructors.Our next Carpentries Instructor training course will be held virtually in late October 2022, organised by NeSI, the University of Otago, the Institute of Environmental Science and Research (ESR), and Genomics Aotearoa.

 CarpentryCon 2022: Expanding Data Frontiers will bring together the international computational and data science skills community from 1-12 August, and two sessions in particular will bring together and focus on the Australasia Carpentries communities.

We’re very close to launching Mahuika’s new capabilities to the research community – from additional compute capacity to specialised tools for supporting data-intensive research. There’s just a few last steps in our final preparations for launch, particularly related to user experience. On that note…

We're less than two months away from NeSI's annual New Zealand Research Software Engineering (NZ RSE) Conference and have some exciting updates to share!  Keynote announcement: Daniel Katz

Waipapa Taumata Rau | The University of Auckland have a newly created role for a Deputy - Chief Information Security Officer for Research. You will ideally be based in Auckland, but we are open to offering remote working options from within New Zealand. The purpose of this position is to work across three large entities, the University of Auckland (UoA), NeSI, and Auckland UniServices Limited (AUL).

Join our online Office Hours sessions, running weekly on Wednesdays in July.All sessions will be hosted on Zoom. Click on the links below to save the date & Zoom link to your Google calendar. All details indicated below are on New Zealand Standard Time.

We are seeking a Senior HPC Cloud Platform DevOps Engineer to join our passionate team on a full-time, permanent basis. In this role, you will provide technical expertise and services to support the build and operations of NeSI platforms nationally.  Applications must be submitted online by the closing date of Sunday 10 July 2022 to be considered. 

The Ministry for Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) has published a first tranche of the 903 submissions it received through its Te Ara Paerangi - Future Pathways Green Paper.Te Ara Paerangi - Future Pathways consultation pageRead the submissions we received on the Green Paper in our document library

Now in its third year, NeSI's annual New Zealand Research Software Engineering (NZ RSE) Conference continues to support and grow the community of those who write code and develop applications that enable research. This community comprises researchers, software engineers, computational scientists and anyone who writes code, applies software solutions to research problems, and/or develops applications that enable research.We're pleased to announce the dates for our 2022 event!

We are entering the final stretch to deliver expanded capacity and capabilities for the Mahuika cluster. There are still a few key pieces of the puzzle to place, but over the last few months, we've made significant progress preparing the new system's setup. This critical yet behind-the-scenes work is an important part of our journey to deliver Mahuika’s new capabilities – from additional compute capacity to specialised tools for supporting data-intensive research.