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OpenConext for international collaboration http://bit.ly/158FUGi #surfnet http://youtu.be/cQT2mEzZpb4 #jisc
Open source software: OpenConext. SURFconext is also available as open source software under the name OpenConext. Educational organizations, Virtual Organizations, NRENs or other organizations can use...
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Grab Free Desktop Syncing Plus 25GB Storage Space on Box http://bit.ly/MyWDf0 I had to create a new account to do it but worth it.
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Is plastic the new digital paper? http://bbc.in/LHvze9 Looks like it has a lot of potential.
Spencer Kelly reports on the flexible thin sheets of plastic going into production in 2013 which will be able to display video.
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RT @BBCClick: FishPi sets course for the open sea, captained by a Raspberry Pi http://engt.co/Lfsf5e - I think it needs just a bit more work!
Raspberry Pi's journey to reach owners has been a lengthy one, but Greg Holloway is preparing to send his board on a longer
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Interested in the anonymisation of health data? Read the "e-Health GATEway to the Clouds" (Leeds) project's final report http://bit.ly/Ti8sDX
The e-Health GATEway to the Clouds Project will establish a cloud-based research platform on the White Rose Grid to support e-health records research. It will address the identity management challenge...
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Interested in usage stats for e-resources? Read final report from ARK Project - Kent's evaluation of #raptor http://bit.ly/TYpzL3 #jiscaim
Users of University libraries are demanding access to an increasing list of electronic resources. Until recently it has been difficult to obtain accurate timely data on who is accessing what. This inf...
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GÉANT CONNECT magazine http://bit.ly/XCzIPW Includes articles on eduroam, eduGAIN, Moonshot and much more
GÉANT is the pan European data network dedicated to the research and education community. Together with Europe's national research networks, GÉANT connects 40 million users in over 8,000 institutions ...
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More interesting than grainy photos of royals on holiday. Amazingly detailed images of single molecules http://bbc.in/OlQ8It
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"I did break up with someone over cheese" - the problems of vegan dating http://bbc.in/OjvURN
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Digital Research 2012 (10-12 Sept) - submission deadline for abstracts and papers is now 27 July http://bit.ly/N3Pf90
Digital Research practice, tools and infrastructures have been embraced by researchers across all disciplines. In sciences and humanities, from big data analytics to citizen scholarship, we are harnes...
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Education
  • University of Portsmouth
    MSc Information Systems, 1989 - 1990
  • Royal Holloway, University of London
    BSc Hons Geology, 1985 - 1987
  • King's College London
    BSc Hons Geology, 1984 - 1985
  • St George's College
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Programme Manager
Employment
  • Jisc
    Programme Manager, 2009 - present
  • OMII-UK
    Team Leader, 2005 - 2009
  • Dunstan Thomas
    Senior Software Engineer, 2004 - 2005
  • Zurich Financial Services
    IT Consultant, 2002 - 2003
  • Zurich Life
    Senior Analyst Programmer, 1996 - 2002
  • Rio Tinto Group
    Technical Project Leader, 1995 - 1996
  • Rio Tinto Group
    Analyst Programmer, 1994 - 1995
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London
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Home (Deluxe Edition)
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Research funding in a time of austerity
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The UK research system has survived through a difficult period of flat-cash funding, but what are the prospects in the run-up to the next sp

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Le Tour De France
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Christopher Brown's Dryathlon™ (CRUK)
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Christopher Brown is fundraising for Cancer Research UK

eduroam Companion
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eduroam (education roaming) is a worldwide network of secure network access for students and other members of the academic community, which

Scramble With Friends Free
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Life, Identity, and Everything — Google Developers
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Tim Bray is the Developer Advocate, and Breno de Madeiros is the tech lead, in the group at Google that does authentication and authorizatio

Sign Into Your Google Account on Public Computers Without Typing Anything
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If you ever want to log into your Google account when you're at a public computer, where you're unsure whether or not there's a keylogger in

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ITCH book - Apps on Android Market
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