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TPAC COVID-19 Update.

TPAC wish to advise and update e-Research service users on our business continuity plans in regards to COVID-19. All current services are being maintained. All TPAC staff are working remotely and in alignment with UTAS procedures. These facilities are part of the UTAS business continuity plans.  High performance computing, storage services (including collections) and the …

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NeCTAR Research Cloud COVID-19

The NeCTAR research cloud is expected to continue normal operations though this difficult time. The ARDC recently announced that there would be no expect impact to cloud services: “As you may be aware, the Nectar Research Cloud is a nationally coordinated and locally delivered service into which many universities and research institutions contribute effort and …

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TPAC writes first byte to RDSI storage.

After recently switching on the new TPAC RDSI Node, we would like to announce that we have written the first byte of data and we are now pushing to move as much data as we can to this new resource. “RDSI provides researchers with greater access to their data, at much faster speeds and with …

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RDSI Storage Arrives!

Construction of a 1PB storage node at UTAS is well under way with UTAS taking delivery of 5 pallets or 2.3 tonnes of infrastructure storage equipment. TPAC staff have been eagerly awaiting its arrival with plans to have it installed and operational as soon as possible. The general consensus is it’s “All very exciting…” The …

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