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ADMIN-NEWS  
This list has been retained 10/02/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list aims to provide a means for communication and information dissemination for the HE administration community. Suitable postings include job vacancies, conference announcements, news items, surveys, questions and queries. It is run by the JANET User Group for Administrators (JUGA).

ADS-ALL  
Superlist for the ads- (Archaeology Data Service) suite of discussion lists. The Archaeology Data Service exists to support teaching learning and research with digital data in archaeology. It collects, describes, catalogues, preserves, and provides user support for digital resources that are created as a product of archaeological research. The discussion list provides a forum in which the ADS can inform interested parties about recent developments at the ADS, and encourages debate on relevant issues ofcomputing in archaeology.

ANTIVIRUS  
This discussion list is to facilitate the sharing of: problems, experiences and ideas surrounding Anti Virus issues.

AZURE-MANAGERS  
This list is used to exchange information about issues relating to the governance, implementation and management of the Azure cloud compute platform in the United Kingdom Higher and Further Education community

BHCIG-MEMBERSHIP  
This list has been retained 29/05/2013 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The British HCI group serves to promote the discipline of human computer interaction within the UK and Europe.

BIG-DATA  
This is a list for the big data community being formed in the UK, which is inherently part of many international communities.

BLE-CLOUDSUPPORT  
A mailing list for the administrators of the Bloomsbury Media Cloud

BTEC-IT-AND-COMPUTING  
Forum for use of teachers of BTEC IT and computing to gain support and guidance from peers across the country.

CABERNET-EVENTS  
Mailing list for cabernet related events

CETIS-NEWS  
A list to keep up to date with Cetis news and comment, via the monthly Cetis newsletter.

CNA  
This list has been retained 28/07/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list is in support of the 'Community Network Analysis and ICTs: Bridging and Building Community Ties' project.

DDP-SUPPORT  
The ddp-support list is used to forward e-mails to the DDP-support team

DH-AT-DMU  
A list to facilitate discussion amongst members of the Faculty of Art, Design and Humanities at De Montfort University (staff and students) with an interest in Digital Humanities.

DIGITAL-LIFESTYLES-SIG  
This list has been retained 22/07/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Mailing list for the Digital Lifestyles Centre Special Interest Group

DOT1XSIG  
The 802.1X special interest group (DOT1XSIG) was formed in order to draw together members of the Janet community and selected experts from the industry and international eduroam communities with particular knowledge, expertise and interest in 802.1X technology. The aim of the group is to discuss, research and disseminate information on the use of secure authenticated access to campus networking, and to support developments in 802.1X supplicants, deployment/configuration tools and RADIUS servers. It also plays an important role in informing development of the eduroam service in the UK and is a key part of Jisc Technologies' engagement with the community in relation to the service. In addition to this jiscmail mailing list a 'community group' has been set up on the Jisc Technologies Community web site as a collaborative work area where material can posted and documents shared: https://community.jisc.ac.uk/groups/dot1x-sig The group aims to gather 2-3 times a year for a day long meeting where catering is of course provided. Videoconferencing access is generally available for those who cannot attend in person. Jisc Techologies sponsors the group and greatly appreciates the participation of the members.

E-RESEARCH-SUPPORT  
This list has been retained 13/05/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Created on behalf of the CURL/SCONUL Task Force on E-Research for the dissemination of information between nominated contacts in SCONUL libraries.

E2EPI  
For discussion of all topics related to end-to-end network performance, including tools used, network monitoring, and end system tuning. Intended audiences are the application end users/communities, network operators/administrators within Janet-connected sites, and academic network researchers

EDUROAM-FE  
Creating a platform for sharing technical expertise and discussing issues and concerns colleges may face when implementing and running eduroam in their campus.

EDUROAM-UK  
This list is for general discussion on matters relating to the Jisc eduroam(UK) service.

EDUROAMUK  
This list has been retained 14/07/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list- contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list is for general discussion on matters relating to the Jisc eduroam(UK) service

EGEE-NETWORKS  
This list has been retained 01/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list For the discussion of issues relevant to the proposal, planning and implementation of the networking component of the EGEE project (Enabling Grids for E-science and industry in Europe).

EINFRASTRUCTUREFORUM  
The UK e-Infrastructure Academic User Community Forum was created to maintain and grow the community of UK researchers who use computers of any shape or size in their research, regardless of discipline or domain. The purpose of the Forum mailing list is to give the e-infrastructure community regular updates on developments in the UK e-Infrastructure space and within the E-infrastructure Leadership Council, and to disseminate information about our bi-annual Forum meetings. These meetings provide a space for discussions about the community's future, and allow the community the opportunity to influence Government and help define e-infrastructure policy in the UK.

ERN  
This list is meant to support research on ethical issues concerning ICT. It particularly aims to support research collaboration on EU projects.

FIREWALL-ADMIN  
This list has been retained 01/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The firewall-admin list is intended to be used by systems administrators in UK academia wishing to deploy a new firewall or manage an existing system. Keywords: firewall, filter, block, security.

FUNDINGMANAGERS  
This list has been retained 26/02/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Data Funding Managers Northwest

GW4-HPC-OP  
The GW4's HPC Operations Group is responsible for all operational issues, application of resource allocation policies, administering access, including developing an appropriate access policy for non-Consortium users, operational process and policies, capacity management and usage statistics, training and advice.

HPC-SYSADMIN  
A mailing list for UK public sector HPC sysadmins, including early career for discussion of HPC system level topics

HPFELD-INTERNAL  
Mailing list to support work STFC is doing to support the HPFELD (Hosted Processing Facility for the Exploitation of Large Datasets) project.

HRSYSTEMS  
For HR professionals with a responsibility for systems and reporting to: - share practice and knowledge - ask questions and learn from other colleagues - raise ideas for events

HUBS-PROJECTS  
This list is used for members of HUBS, based at the University of Edinburgh, with members of the SICSA community and incubator projects. HUBS is a research project that investigates the methods and merits of connecting the most rural communities with very high-speed broadband.

HUBS-TECH  
This list is used for members of HUBS, based at the University of Edinburgh, with members of the SICSA community and incubator projects. HUBS is a research project that investigates the methods and merits of connecting the most rural communities with very high-speed broadband.

IPV6-USERS  
The ipv6-users list is for anyone primarily in UK academia interested in deploying or using IPv6, the Next Generation Internet Protocol, on their hosts or networks in the UK. Keywords: IPng, IPv6

IU-ATC  
This list has been retained 10/11/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list- contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list is used to make announcements to IU-ATC (India/UK Advanced Technology Centre of Excellence in Next Generation Networks and Services)Project members. 9 Indian Institutes of Technology and 9 UK Universities with a number of Industrial partners

JANET-DEVELOPMENT  
This list has been retained 06/05/2016. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The list is used by JANET Strategic Technologies Division to keep the JANET community informed of activities, progress and new projects relating to the development programme.

JANET-EVENTS  
This list has been retained 06/05/2016. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list is used by JANET (UK) to announce their events and conferences to members of the education and research community.

JANET-QOS-ID  
To coordinate an activity of members of the Implementation and Deployment WG of the JANET QoS Development project

JANET-QOS-MM  
To coordinato an activity of members of the Monitoring and Measurement WG of the JANET QoS Development project.

JANET-SW-USER-GROUP  
List for making announcements to and enabling discussion among members of the South West JANET User Group

JANETNEWS-ONLINE  
This list has been retained 06/05/2016. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Janet News is produced three times a year (January, May, October) and aimed at anyone who is interested in reading the latest developments from Janet and the wider research and education community. Each issue includes: News Community news and interviews Features Technical articles (including the regular CSIRT and Legal & Regulatory articles) Events and Training dates Recent issues have included articles on: Janet6 updates Network resilience, Primary nameserver service, Improved videoconferencing, eduroam consultancy, Future of Telephony in the cloud Mobile security, Password security Financial case for shared service, cloud suppliers announcement, Microsoft 365 EU Data Protection proposals, Cookies legislation, website liability Interviews with Arthur Spirling MBE, Professor Martyn Harrow, Dr Malcolm Read OBE, Paula Vickers, Nicola Dandridge & Christine Sexton Janet's Information architecture

LBS-UK  
This list has been retained 04/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This is a forum meant to share and generate research interests in Location Based Services and Mobile GIS

LOCAWARE  
A list for the discussion, promotion and support of location-aware technologies in education.

LONDON-NETWORKING  
Seminars/job/event announcements for Researchers and Academia in SouthEast UK in the area of networks/systems/telecomms

LSCITS-SYMP  
This is a list of academics, mainly around the UK, interested in the research initiative of Large-Scale Complex IT Systems, and Ultra-Large Scale Systems.

M-BLACKBOARD  
VLE users group for the Midlands

MARSHALLACM-USERS  
This list has been retained 22/04/2015. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list For users of MarshallACM online D & E training and Equality Impact Assessment tool to exchange feedback and improve products for HEIs

MOBILEIP  
This list has been retained 14/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list For communications relating to JANET's Mobile IP work

MOBILITYSIG  
This list has been retained 17/03/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The Mobility SIG was established to help Jisc to hear its customers' voice on existing unmet needs, expert commentary on proposed activities and new ideas in mobile technologies and their effects on education. This scope will include all aspects of WiFi, including current and future 802.11 standards, telephony data 3G/4G/5G and other wireless technologies such as RFID, Zigbee etc.

MON  
This list is solely for announcements concerning the series of one-day meetings called Mathematics of Networks (MoN). These meetings are devoted to topics such as mathematical modelling of communications, transport, and social networks, dynamic and stochastic phenomena on such networks; graph theory, and data analysis for network applications.

NESY  
Neural-Symbolic Learning and Reasoning Association

NETMON  
This list is for the discussion of issues relating to network monitoring and network performance measurement. It covers all measurement types including flow-monitoring

NGN  
General discussion list for the promotion of computer networking and systems research in the UK

NGN-ADMIN  
Restricted membership list for administration of the next generation networking network. Sublist of NGN

NGN-ANNOUNCE  
Moderated announcement list for UK computer networking research, for events such as the Cosener's Multi-Service Network workshop

NGS-USERS  
This list has been retained 14/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list

NHS-HE-FORUM  
Description: This list is to support the communication between members of the NHS-HE Forum. This Forum meets twice a year to discuss initiatives to improve the connectivity and inter-operability of electronic services supporting students and staff at Universities and in the NHS that are involved in education and research associated with medicine, dentistry, nursing and other professions allied to medicine .

NIRAN-II  
This list has been retained 07/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The mailing list requested is a temporary one to assist the rollout of the second generation of the NIRAN network. NIRAN is the JANET regional network for Northern Ireland.

NMWG  
The Numerical Modelling Working Group consists of the numerical modelling support team at the British Atmospheric Data Centre and the NCAS Computational Modelling Support team based at the University of Reading

NONSTANDARD  
This list has been retained 04/09/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list – contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list To identify and raise awareness of universities, colleges and related organisations, which are outside the normal audited quality systems of UK educational establishments. Most universities and colleges that are ac.uk would be keen to join this list as it will help the sector protect its quality status.

NTLG  
Networking Technical Liaison Group - For technical issues within JANET

PERMIS-DEV  
This list is for software developers that use PERMIS to make authorisation decisions for their applications.

PERMIS-USERS  
This list is for users of the PERMIS infrastructure and for administrators seeking help with installing and properly configuring PERMIS for use with their integrated application e.g. Shibboleth or GT4

PSSTNETWORK  
This email services a network concerned with developments in surveillance and its multifaceted impacts.

ROAMING  
Description: A forum for the discussion and development of a roaming solution for public sector participants building from the eduroam experience in educations and research.

RSC-NOVELL-GROUP  
This mailing list supports IT managers, mainly in HE, FE and high schools across the south of UK and Wales with a specific interest in Novell/Microfocus infrastructure

SDN-UK  
This is a discussion and announcement list intended for anyone from the UK Education and Research Community that is interested or active in Software Defined Networking (SDN).

SERJUG  
Mailing list for the members of the South East Regional JANET User Group. Sublist of jnug

SHINTAU  
This list has been retained 08/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list will be used by experts who will be discussing the creation of the SAML profiles needed for attribute aggregation.

SOFTWARE-DEVELOPMENT  
This list is intended for those in education support that develop in house software. ideally this list will be used to discuss and share ideas relating to education support software, such as student record systems or virtual learning environments.

SRM-FOR-SRB  
This list has been retained 29/11/2013 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Developers interested in developing an SRM (Storage resource management) interface for SRB (storage resource broker), and related issues of SRB-other Grid interoperation.

SWERN-SITES-TECHNICAL  
This list has been retained 28/04/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list – contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Technical contacts at sites receving JANET connectivity from SWERN, the South West England Regional Network.

TEACHING-SECURITY  
This list is used to discuss issues relating to the teaching of computer and information security in UK higher education institutions.

THE-THURSDAY-CLUB  
The newly formed Centre for Cognition, Computation and Culture has formed a research environment to consider Art and Technology application with Goldsmiths Digital Studios and BT. The group is an open discussion forum to compliment realtime sessions occuring each month. The list is for artists/technologists/researchers interested in pushing the envelope.

THIN-CLIENT  
This list has been retained 01/05/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list To discuss all aspects of implementing Thin Client technologies in an Educational environment. Such technologies include (but not limited to) Windows Terminal Services, Sun Secure Global Desktop, and Citrix. Software licensing issues in relation Thin Client deploymemt can also be discussed.

TRUSTCOM-AL1  
TrustCoM project AL1 communication

UCISA-IS  
This is a discussion list for those interested in HE Information Security within IT in UCISA member institutions

UCISA-NG  
UCISA-NG’s remit is to consider all aspects of networking and network security within the academic and research communities and to give advice to UCISA and JISC on strategic matters affecting the community. We also run workshops and other events to share expertise within the sector. See http://www.ucisa.ac.uk/groups/ng All IT staff in UCISA member institutions are welcome to subscribe to our announcement and discussion list.

UK-CONDOR  
This list is primarily for Condor administrators, or people considering Condor deployments, within the UK academic and e-science communities.

UK-NETWORKS  
This list is for the discussion of network hardware - primarily configuration problems, software versions, and network management solutions.

UK-RESNET  
Discussion list for UK HE institutions with, or thinking about setting up, student hall of residence networks.

VCSP  
VCSP is a UK-wide list for those in the education and cultural sectors involved in delivering, receiving or enabling education via videoconferencing.

VOICEDISCUSS  
Mailing List to discuss Voice within the JANET community

WINDOWS-UK  
This list covers any issues to do with the support and deployment of all versions of Microsoft Windows operating systems in UK HE and FE, and applications run on such systems. Discussion of Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Server 2016, 2012, 2008 etc, along with Microsoft Office, Exchange, Office 365, Sharepoint etc is welcome. The mechanisms for delivering Windows to machines (imaging/provisioning) as well as applications to users (installing, streaming etc) are also fine here.

WIRELESS-ADMIN  
This is a public list designed to enable debate of wireless network issues and act as a link to the JANET Wireless Advisory Group.

WIRELESS-TRAPEZE  
Trapeze specific Wireless Issues in the JANET community