The Technical Board is one of the permanent HLRN committees established by the Administrative Board. It provides advice to the Administrative Board with respect to technical questions. These include all aspects of the conceptional design and selection criteria for the HLRN systems and range to general operational parameters and access concepts from the scientific network. The Technical Board coordinates the scientific consulting within the HLRN network of expertise and professional training in the field of scientific compution.
The Security Council (Beirat für Informationssicherheit, BI) is a committee set up by the Technical Board. The Council drafts proposals for hardening the HLRN alliance’s systems against cyber attacks. The BI is composed of members from the operational sites as well as more experts from other data centers from the HLRN states.
Members of the BI