Data analytics and Machine learning

COVID-19 Essential Service

NeSI remains open for normal business during the level 4 shutdown. Our team is working remotely and remain available during this time.

NeSI is a supplier of essential services to research teams working on the COVID-19 response across NZ. If you're involved in this work, please get in touch and we will do our best to assist in any way possible.

For more information see: Accessing NeSI platforms and support during COVID-19 Alert Level 4


Do more with your data! Explore more possibilities, gain more insight and create intuitive solutions with analytics and machine learning.
NeSI supports data analytics and machine learning through our services, infrastructure and specialized software capabilities.


  • Fast and secure big data transfer is implemented via Globus. More details about this service can be found here
  • Our computational science team can work with you to get your analytics workflows working on NeSI. Find out more at 


  • R and Python users, can get right into using and exploring the several built-in packages or create custom code.
  • Use of frameworks and libraries such as Keras, PyTorch, Pandas, Tensorflow to create a more comprehensive workflows

Infrastructure (

  • The use of GPUs for scalability and to train your models faster. 
  • High performance file systems for fast access to data

Apply for a project to get started here

Here are some examples of research projects that have used this capability: