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Find the most recent information on EU Funding activities in the field of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) by visiting our ICT in FP7 website , which covers ICT in the 7 th Framework Programme (FP7) 2007 - 2013.

Useful links

NETTUNO Copyright information

EU Commission related links

IPv6 related links

www.ipv6forum.com/
A world-wide IPv6 consortium of leading Internet vendors, Research & Education Networks
www.cs-ipv6.lancs.ac.uk
the UK IPv6 Resource Centre
www.switch.ch/lan/ipv6/references.html
standards, books and other material maintained by SWITCH
www.ipv6-taskforce.org
The IPv6 Task Force
www.6bone.net/
a world wide informal collaborative project
www.ripe.net/
European registry IPv6 services
www.apnic.net/
Asia-Pacific IPv6 allocation services
www.arin.net/
American IPv6 registration service

Grid related links

Other Grid related projects sponsored by the EU Commission

http://www.stecf.org/astrovirtel/
ASTROVIRTEL: Accessing Astronomical Archives as Virtual Telescopes. A Project supported by the EU Commission by "Access to Research Infrastructure" action of the Programme "Improving the Human Potential"

National Grid initiatives

British Grid Activities
http://www.ercim.org/publication/Ercim_News/enw45/boyd1.html
UK e-Science Grid Programme
http://www.grid-support.ac.uk/
UK Grid Support Centre
http://www.gridpp.ac.uk
GridPP is a collaboration of Particle Physicists and Computing Scientists from the UK and CERN, who are building a UK Grid for Particle Physics.
http://www.astrogrid.ac.uk/
Astrogrid is a ~£5M project aimed at building a data-grid for UK astronomy.
Dutch Grid Activities
http://www.ercim.org/publication/Ercim_News/enw45/bos.html
The NL Datagrid Initiative
French Grid Activities
http://www.recherche.gouv.fr/discours/2001/global.htm
Ministerial Statement on French Grid Activities
http://www.recherche.gouv.fr/appel/2001/grid.html & http://www.recherche.gouv.fr/appel/2002/grid.htm
Call for proposals in France
http://www.recherche.gouv.fr/recherche/aci/grid.htm
Les Actions Concertees Incitatives (ACI). ACI Globalisation des ressources informatiques et des donnees (GRID)
http://www.recherche.gouv.fr/recherche/aci/default.htm
German Grid Activities
http://www.kfa-juelich.de/unicore/
Unicore

Irish Grid Activities

http://www.ercim.org/publication/Ercim_News/enw45/coghlan.html
Grid-Ireland
http://www.grid-ireland.org/
Grid-Ireland
http://www.cs.tcd.ie/grid-ireland/
Grid-Ireland
Italian Grid Activities
http://www.ercim.org/publication/Ercim_News/enw45/codenotti.html
Overview of Italian Grid activities
http://server11.infn.it/grid/
INFN GRID

Grid related projects worldwide

http://www.ivdgl.org/
International Virtual Datagrid Laboratory
http://www.griphyn.org/
The GriPhyN (Grid Physics Network) project
http://www.ppdg.net/
PPDG: Particle Physics Data Grid, funded by DOE
http://www.teragrid.org/
The TeraGrid project funded by the NSF
http://www.ipg.nasa.gov/
IPG: NASA Information Power Grid
http://www.globus.org/
Globus - the group that supplies the Grid middleware for many grid efforts (Globus toolkit)
http://www.cs.wisc.edu/condor/
The Condor Project: develop, implement, deploy, and evaluate mechanisms and policies that support High Throughput Computing (HTC) on large collections of distributively owned computing resources.
http://www.fusiongrid.org/
Applications in fusion research
http://hipersoft.cs.rice.edu/grads/
Grid Application Development Software (GrADS) Project
http://www.cs.sandia.gov/discom/
The Distance and Distributed Computing and Communication (DisCom2) Program - DOE

Grids related to high energy physics experiments

http://cmsdoc.cern.ch/cms/grid/
Grid Data Mirroring Package: Grid Data Management Pilot, CMS grid prototype, included in EU Datagrid WP2
http://atlasinfo.cern.ch/Atlas/GROUPS/SOFTWARE/OO/grid/
Grid activities of the ATLAS experiment (related to high energy physics experiments)

Grids related to earth sciences

http://www.neesgrid.org/
A Distributed Virtual Laboratory for Advanced Earthquake Experimentation and Simulation
http://www-fp.mcs.anl.gov/acpi/
This is one (of two) experimental projects in DOE's Accelerated Climate Prediction Initiative (ACPI), which focuses on global climate modeling.
http://www.earthsystemgrid.org/
The Earth System Grid II - Turning Climate Model Datasets Into Community Resources

GRID related web sites of people, organizations and events

http://www.gridforum.org/
Global Grid Forum: Community of Grid researchers, focuses on the promotion and development of Grid technologies.
http://www.ncsa.uiuc.edu/
The National Computational Science Alliance (Alliance)
The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
http://EnterTheGrid.com
http://www.bo.infn.it/alice/introgrd/
The ALICE Bologna Grid Tutorial Page
http://www-fp.mcs.anl.gov/~foster/
Ian Foster's home page
http://www.mkp.com/books_catalog/catalog.asp?ISBN=1-55860-475-8
Book: "The Grid: Blueprint of a new computing Infrastructure" was published in July 1998 by Morgan-Kaufmann.
http://web.datagrid.cnr.it/pls/portal30/docs/1409.ppt
Ian Foster (Argonne NAtional Laboratory and University of Chicago) First Presentation At Cern Computing Seminar 27-AUG-01
IBM involvement in Grid initiatives - press releases
http://www-1.ibm.com/servers/eserver/pseries/news/pressreleases/2001/aug/grid.html
http://ibm.com/Press/prnews.nsf/jan/7613B7AF8EA527D385256AA3006EC06B

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