CESNET invites you to a forum on processing and archiving big data

Prague, 11 November 2014. The Balling Hall of the National Library of Technology in Prague 6 will host the CESNET Community Forum on Wednesday, 26 November 2014 from 9:30 am. The event will comprise a meeting between users of the CESNET national e-infrastructure with experts who are familiar with current and future developments in services provided within the e-infrastructure.

The main topic will be “big data” – processing, backing up, archiving and sharing. The conference will feature a number of guests from user institutions that need to process huge volumes of data as a prerequisite for their operations.

The forum, intended primarily for current and potential users of the CESNET national e-infrastructure, can be attended for free. Please register via the web form that can be found, together with a detailed conference programme, on the event’s site at:


The forum language is Czech.

The CESNET Association was founded by Czech universities and the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic in 1996. It is engaged in research and development in information and communication technologies and builds and develops the CESNET national e-infrastructure for research and education. With its research activities and accomplishments, CESNET represents the Czech Republic in international projects, most notably the pan-European GÉANT network building project and grid projects (EGI.eu), and participates actively in their implementation. The CESNET e-infrastructure offers its users a wide range of services; some of the most popular are data repositories including data storage, backup and archiving.

Last change: 13.11.2014