The chosen computer had a computing speed 20 times higher than the fastest scientific calculation computer available in Portugal at the time.VIEW MORE
The GÉANT network is an extension of the national research and education networks connected to it, and in this sense, it is also one of the main destinations for communications made via RCTS.VIEW MORE
High-performance connectivity services to the RCTS network and authentication and authorization services.
Advanced computing, storage and data sharing services.
Services that promote and facilitate the collaboration of the communities served, and promote scientific dissemination using multimedia solutions.
Services that ensure access to scientific information sources, both via open-access scheme and via subscriptions to prestigious journals. They also include formative coordination programs between information systems that support science and education activities.
Computer security incident response and system protection awareness.
Supporting the Academic and Scientific Community of Portugal since 1987
FCCN IN NUMBERS
National entities linked to RCTS
Millions of b-on digital content downloads in 2015
Entities have access to the eduroam wireless network
Millions of files in Arquivo.pt, since 1996