Education of academic workers in eInfrastructures (eInfrastruktury MU)

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Project Identification
CZ.1.07/2.3.00/09.0074
Project Period
7/2009 - 6/2012
Investor / Pogramme / Project type
Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the CR
MU Faculty or unit
Institute of Computer Science
Keywords
eInfrastructures, education, support

Complex eInfrastructures are considered one of the pillars of increasing competitiveness of research and development teams in the European context. The goal of this project is to educate academic staff and provide support for use of eInfrastructures, namely data storage systems, digital libraries, supercomputing and grid infrastructures, hosted servers and systems for videoconferencing and remote collaboration in general, as provided by Institute of Computers Science at Masaryk University (ICS MU). The project is focused on creating an efficient system of education as well as establishing institute of U-tutors and U-technicians, who will provide educational and support services, thus allowing to broaden the protfolio of eInfrastructure services that can be efficiently utilized by the academia for its research and development.