EOSC consolidation as driver for national open science agenda

With EOSC rapidly taking shape, it is acting as a catalyst for national and regional open science developments.  EOSC Synergy sat down with one of the members of the EOSC Association Board of Directors, Ronan Byrne (HEAnet) to discuss how European developments influence Open Science in Ireland.  Hello Ronan! Can you tell us how Ireland […]

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Bringing synergy to research and data management in Europe

With proud, we would like to inform you that we have launched a new course, a series of 8 modules, to help you get up to speed with innovative services and research data management approaches. Have you always wondered how to improve the way you go about a research project? Or would you like to […]

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WORSICA thematic service performs topography mapping of the Amazon River estuary

We spoke with Fabien Durand, Alberto Azevedo and Alice Fassoni to learn more about WORSICA, one of the thematic services, and its contribution to the mapping of the Amazon river estuary. In an international collaboration, the laboratories LEGOS (France), Geociências/UnB (Brazil), and LNEC (Portugal) have developed a high resolution (30 m) mapping of the topography […]

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Software, service and data quality assurance – SQAaaS at the 2021 Dataverse meeting

On the 14th of June, Slava Tykhonov (DANS-KNAW) and Samuel Bernardo (LIP) contributed to the Dataverse Community meeting at Harvard University, sharing more information about our famous SQAaaS (Software Quality Assurance as a Service). This presentation also offered the opportunity to introduce the audiences to the EOSC Synergy project, the thematic services and fostering of […]

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EOSC Synergy helps boost confidence of trainers

How do you create good training sessions? How do you meet the aims and the needs of your learners? What are the methods and tools to achieve that? These and other practical questions were discussed during one of the sessions of a 3-day long workshop focusing on instructor training. Fostering a network of peers  Together, […]

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EOSC-Synergy Thematic Services brochure

EOSC-Synergy presents 10 representative examples of integration of Thematic Services in EOSC. These pilot examples cover technologies in the areas of Earth Observation, Environment & Sustainability, Biomedicine and Astrophysics. These services have been engineered to be exposed to the final layer of the EOSC, and so provide seamless access features to the users of national […]

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Interview with Ignacio Blanquer, member of the EOSC Association Board of Directors

Ignacio Blanquer, professor at the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV), is a member of the EOSC Association Board of Directors. Ignacio also leads the work on capacity building for thematic services of the EOSC Synergy project and has contributed to a study on the Spanish EOSC landscape which was published by the project last summer. […]

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Record score of EGI Federated Cloud utilisation thanks to EOSC Synergy and deep-Hybrid DataCloud

A record in utilisation was scored in 2020 by the EGI Federated Cloud thanks to the deep-Hybrid DataCloud and EOSC Synergy projects. The EGI Federated Cloud is a distributed cloud compute platform for advanced scientific computing that brings together tens of major research cloud providers across Europe. The purpose of this federated infrastructure is to boost research […]

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LAGO and EOSC SYNERGY integrate cosmic ray data for the whole community

Antonio J. Rubio-Montero and Rafael Mayo-García tell us how the project will integrate the knowledge provided by this collaboration within EOSC. What is LAGO? The Latin American Giant Observatory (LAGO) is an extended cosmic ray observatory, currently composed of a network of ten water-Cherenkov detectors (WCD) spanning over different sites located at significantly different altitudes […]

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