Astronomy Data and Computing Services (ADACS) is an unincorporated joint venture between Astronomy Australia Limited, Swinburne University and Curtin University. The project delivers software support, training and high performance computing resources to Australian based astronomers.
The ADACS@Swinburne team is staffed by a group of dedicated professional software engineers augmented by a suitable mix of computationally skilled scientists and certified product development (e.g., user experience and Agile product discovery & delivery) professionals. They reduce barriers to interdisciplinary work by providing data platforms for effective collaboration, enabling researchers to translate algorithmic solutions to commercial problems into professional quality software, etc.
Specific capabilities include (but are not limited to):