Advanced Research Computing


Summary of Actions

The actions summaries provided below outline the key actions and outcomes of and decisions made at the DRCSG Committee meetings.

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DRCSG Committee meeting, 19th March 2024

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Date of next meeting: TBC

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2023-24: First term

DRCSG Committee meeting, 23rd November 2023

Support and collaboration:

  • Community team to explore how to further disseminate access to ARC services (including drop-in sessions for advice and face to face discusssion, and collaborations contact details) to those interested in collaboration or requiring support
  • ARC team to review and update website to ensure all relevant information is visible, allowing non-ARC members to identify appropriate teams and staff. This will include updating all ARC staff IRIS profiles


  • DRCSG to be updated on AI resources and Research Data Storage Services prior to next meeting
  • Further discussion on how to facilitate access to ARCs resources (i.e. AI, GPU, HPC) and how to facilitate collaboration with other institutions to be tabled for next meeting
  • DRCSG to discuss and propose ideas as to how to evidence need for additional compute and storage resource to the Digital Research Board

Engagement and outreach:

  • Festival of Digital Research and Scholarship, hosted by ARC, confirmed for June 11th  2024
  • DRCSG to nominate potential ARC associates
  • DRCSG to progress role of ARC Ambassador
  • Members were encouraged to share their group contacts and mailing lists with ARC. This will enable ARC to expand and target its outreach efforts more effectively