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Fall 2017 edition of the e-IRG newsletter available

The Fall edition of the e-IRG newsletter is now available for download. Highlights include summaries of the e-IRG Delegates Meetings and e-IRG Workshop in Malta; the developments in the past 6 months with regard to the European Open Science CLoud; interviews with Erwin Laure from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm on applications driving hardware developers towards exascale; with Peter Wittenburg, Executive Director of the Research Data Alliance Europe and Senior Data Systems Advisor at the Max Planck Compute and Data Facility on e-IRG's role in providing service-oriented support for research infrastructures; with Rafael Jimenez, Chief Technical Officer (CTO) of the ELIXIR infrastructure on finding find a common Key Performance Indicator vocabulary between research infrastructures; with Dr. Juan Miguel Gonzalez-Aranda, e-IRG Delegate for Spain, Interim LifeWatch ERIC Chief Technology Officer and Deputy of the Directorate-General for International Relations at the Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness in Spain about the European construction "commons" spirit and the essential role to this end coming from e-IRG; with Chris De Loof, ICT advisor at the Belgian Science Policy Office and new e-IRG Delegate for Belgium on e-IRG's driving role for process of converging research infrastructures; with Rene Buch, CEO of NORDUnet, about the cross-atlantic collaboration, set up under the umbrella of the Global Network Architecture (GNA) initiative; with Mark Parsons, Secretary General of the Research Data Alliance, about the collaboration between RDA and e-IRG; with Martin Palkovic from IT4Innovations, the National Supercomputing Centre in the Czech Republic on their contribution in creating HPC ecosystem to reach exascale; and many more.

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