New statutes and a new name for EGI

The EGI Council has decided to simplify the name of the European Grid Infrastructure to EGI – just the acronym without an expansion. The change reflects the evolution of EGI towards becoming a worldwide, technology-agnostic e-Infrastructure for science.

SURFsara publishes annual report, identifies themes for future innovation

Dutch NGI SURFsara recently published its annual report 2014. The report reflects on past achievements and also identifies thematic areas for future innovation to SURFSara’s services in scientific e-infrastructure and high-performance computing (HPC).