In this issue of GARR NEWS, the magazine of the Italian research and education network, we will talk about the mix of Big Data, Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence and machine learning that in the manufacturing sector has been named Industry 4.0.
The Idem Day will be held in Rome from 7 to 9 May, at the National Institute of Statistics (ISTAT). The Idem Day is the annual opportunity for a face-to-face meeting between all the representatives of the IDEM Federation and anyone is interested in accessing online resources through unique and federated credentials.
GARR has announced the result of a new technological innovation that has made it possible for the Italian research and education network to increase its performance by about 5 times, reaching potential capacity up to 8 Tbps.
The call for papers is open for the 2018 GARR Conference "Data (r)evolution", which will be held at the University of Cagliari from 3 to 5 October 2018.
The Italian Statistics Competition has begun, an event organised by the Italian Institute of Statistics (ISTAT) and the Italian Statistics Society in collaboration with the Ministry of Education. For a week, more than 3000 highschool students will contend the first place and the winner will go to the next phase, the European Statistics competition (ESC) organised by Eurostat.
The new version of the Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) for the GARR Network, approved on last 6th November by the BoD, is now online.
This year, three GARR scholars won the European contest dedicated to young talents, the GÉANT Future Talent Program.
Big Data, artificial intelligence, machine learning and in particular how artificial intelligence is changing the formulation of diagnosis and treatment in medicine, the new network model and security: here are some of the main topics covered in this issue.
During the last GÉANT General Assembly, held on 23 November in Prague, attendees voted for four open GÉANT Board positions.