Grid Computing Workshop 2015 Held in Brno

Brno, 3 December 2015. Another annual instalment of the Grid Computing Workshop user seminar took place in Brno on 1 December. It provided an overview of information and innovations in the domestic national grid and cloud environment, comprising the MetaCentrum and CERIT-SC.

This year, the seminar focused on the bioinformatics scientific research community and was attended by almost eighty researchers from the Czech Republic as well as abroad.

The workshop was organised by CESNET’s MetaCentrum project and the CERIT-SC centre of the Masaryk University Institute of Computer Science, with significant involvement of Atos IT Solutions and Services.

Presentations and photos from the event are available at:

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 (, and participates actively in their implementation.

Last change: 7.12.2015