UCT Libraries, in conjunction with UCT e-Research Centre, Oxford University and University of Hertfordshire, is excited to host a Digital Scholarship workshop series from 27th-30th June 2016. Along with local colleagues and projects, we will be joined by two leading international Digital Scholarship experts, Adam Crymble and Pip Willcox.
The virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) has not been given a rousing tick of approval by Gartner. The analyst organisation predicted that the adoption of VDI would drop from 30 percent in 2014 to a mere eight percent in 2017, and yet the hype around VDI continues unabated. So what is the reality?
Join the 2016 Mozilla Science Lab Global Sprint from 2-3 June at a venue near you. This two-day sprint event brings together researchers, coders, librarians and the public from around the globe to hack on open science and open data projects in their communities.
The H3Africa Chip Array, a subsidiary of the Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa) Initiative has been awarded 200 000 hours of access to the computational facilities of the Microsoft Azure Platform. UCT eResearch assisted the H3Africa Chip Array in their application for the award.