Numerous French scientific communities use the distributed resources of France Grilles, EGI or even of specialized infrastructures.

Certain communities were pioneers in utilising Grid infrastructures in projects such as Datagrid and EGEE whereas others are starting to use them only now.

High-energy Physics : worldwide LHC computing Grid

– Life Sciences

– Earth sciences (atmospheric, climate, hydrologie and seismology sciences)

– Astrophysics and astroparticles

– Complex systems

– Grid Observatory

– Environment and Biodiversity is a Virtual Organisation set up by France Grilles to allow for an easier integration of users from all scientific disciplines. This multi-disciplinary VO is accepted by almost all France Grilles sites. Its members benefit from all Frence Grilles services such as FG-DIRAC, FG-iRODS and FG-Cloud.

iRODS service offered by France Grilles and based on iRODS software is accessible only by the VO users after study of their needs.

Read the VO AUP!

If you work in France for a France Grilles partner or for a collaboration including a France Grilles partner you may register as member of this VO, or ask for iRODS service access contact