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Beyond the provision of central IT services, the IT Center is engaged in application-oriented (research) projects. Our work is characterized by interdisciplinary collaboration with institutes, chairs and researchers at RWTH Aachen University, Forschungszentrum Jülich, as well as other research institutions worldwide and partners in industry.

A list of current projects can be found in the project list.

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5G at RWTH Aachen University

The IT Center coordinates the development and deployment of 5G technology at RWTH Aachen University.

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As part of the preliminary project, an operating model is being developed to establish cross-university data backup in and for NRW.


Within the framework of the competence network, a network of thematic clusters for low-threshold training, counselling and coaching services is being created.

more...zu: has set itself the task of enabling or simplifying federated (cross-university) access to the services offered by universities in NRW.



Network Renewal

In the future, the growing performance of the network infrastructure should represent an important locational advantage for RWTH Aachen University as a leading technical university and as an attractive employer.

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NHR4CES is part of the association for National High Performance Computing (NHR) since November 2020. In NHR4CES, RWTH Aachen University and Technical University Darmstadt join forces to combine their strengths in HPC applications, algorithms and methods, and the efficient use of HPC hardware.

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