UCT eResearch as a broker
UCT eResearch works as a broker: connecting researchers to the right ICT solutions. Our goal is to build partnerships to connect research
UCT eResearch as a partner
UCT eResearch will partner with key research groups across the university to connect them with the most appropriate hardware, software and services in order to accelerate research
What is eResearch?
eResearch is 21st century discovery through the application of advanced computing and information and communication technologies.


Friday, 29 July 2016

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.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 10:45
Virtual reality: hololens

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?

Publication Date:
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 09:15
Mozilla Science Lab Global Sprint 2016

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.

Publication Date:
Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 10:15

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.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 16:00