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We are now a proud member of OCP!

We are from today a member of the OCP community. We are an OCP Community Level Tiered Member as an non-profit organisation and a research institute. Our plans are to become an active member in a few projects…

16 August, 2018
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RISE SICS North Newsletter – 2 2018 is out

News in short – The Innovation cluster pre-study is finalized and the work showed the need of a Swedish datacenter industry association. – We organized a three-day workshop in the datacenter working-group of the EUREKA CELTIC PLUS project…

14 August, 2018
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We are an EU Digital Innovation Hub – S3 Smart Specialisation platform

We just got our labelling as an EU Digital Innovation Hub – S3 Smart Specialisation platform renewed. We have applied just before the summer. We are rated as a fully operational national DIH. Here is a link to…

10 August, 2018
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The national datacenter innovation cluster

The Swedish Energy Agency has financed a pre-study for a national datacenter innovation cluster during the spring and it has concluded. The project partners have been RISE SICS North, Business Sweden, LTU Business, RISE SME and LTU-CDT. The…

30 July, 2018
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Construction of data center prototype starts in Boden

After a few months of planning and preparatory works the European consortium broke ground and started the construction works of building the prototype of one of the worlds most efficient data center. The project funded by EU’s innovation…

11 July, 2018
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We are co-organizing the Datacentre Transformation conference in Manchester July 3rd

Datacentre Transformation conference will be held in Manchester July 3rd 2018. It is organised in conjunction with the Data Centre Alliance, RISE SICS North and the Faculty of engineering of the University of Leeds. Jon Summers has been…

30 June, 2018
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“The 4 Es of Edge Data Centers” and “Monitoring a data centers for energy efficiency using open source tools”

We did two presentations at E2DC – 7th International Workshop on Energy Efficient Data Centres, June 12, 2018 in Karlsruhe, Germany. Jon Summers had a keynote speech with the title “The 4 Es of Edge Data Centers”. Abstract:…

28 June, 2018
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35 million SEK to regional data center / IT innovations

The northernmost region of Sweden could become world leading in data center and large-scale data management. This is in all cases the goal of Datacenter Innovation Nord, one of the projects that recently was awarded funding from Strukturfondspartnerskapet…

21 June, 2018
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Real-time Thermal Flow Predictions for Data Centers

To enable real-time simulations of thermal flows Johannes Sjölund has performed his master thesis at RISE SICS North during the spring. The purpose of the master thesis is to investigate the usage of the Lattice Boltzmann Method (LBM)…

18 June, 2018
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Data Center technologies for the data explosion in traditional industries

Tor Björn Minde was presenting today at the Datacloud Europe 2018 two day event in Monaco. The title of the talk was “Data Center technologies for the data explosion in traditional industries”. First Tor Björn talked about that…

15 June, 2018
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