The department Data Analytics, Access and Applications (D3A) deals with challenges that must be solved for the efficient use of data-intensive applications.
The research and development activities of the department cover several topics:
- Federated access methods and policies (authentication, authorization) for access to distributed storage and computing services
- Development and practical use of scalable tools for data analytics and machine learning
- Joint research and development with domain scientists, especially climate and environmental scientists in the field of data-intensive applications.
- Contributions to the development of the European Open Science Cloud and the integration of communities within the framework of several EU projects