Information Technology Services

IaaS – Infrastructure as a service

We give researchers the possibility to host their projects on-site at ISCPIF. An advanced scalable methods will be used in near future :  IaaS (Infrastructure-as-a-service in private Cloud) is the new IT infrastructure investment at LAL which opens a door to a new self-managed private cloud provided by OpenStack.

Partners have their own project dashboard where they have access to on-demand IT resources. For instance, this infrastructure allows you to have a Linux-server up and running in less than 2 minutes. The public IP address, resizing the CPU, memory and storage by your choice without any intermediate are some of the features that makes IaaS easy and flexible for all the ISC-PIF partners.

HPC Solutions

  • Grid Computing (OpenMole only)
  • Cloud Computing (OpenMole, Hadoop 2.0, Apache Spark, Apache Hive, HBase, etc.)

PaaS – Platform as a service

Your own dedicated services tailor-made to meet your needs. Partners can have provided services which are built, managed and maintained by ISCPIF engineers:

  • High Performance Computing such as OpenMole
  • Text mining solutions such as Gargantext
  • Cloud Storage such as NextCloud Private/Public Code Repository etc.
  • Community Explorer
  • Chat and messaging solutions
  • Git repository (private and public)

SaaS – Software as a service

IT Trainings

The JEDI Trainings ( in French “Journées d’entraînements pour les Docteurs et les Ingénieurs”) are thematical trainings on scientific tools : Gargantext, R, OpenMole…

maziyar dot panahi at iscpif dot fr

Hi! If you’re interested in utilizing technology in your research but uncertain which service might be the best fit for your project, please get in touch. I’d be glad to help!
Maziyar Panahi, Sys admin and big data engineer.

maziyar dot panahi at iscpif dot fr