de.NBI Cloud

Cloud Computing for Life Sciences

Compute Power for your project

Start your project in the de.NBI Cloud by using one of our two project types.


SimpleVM puts an emphasis on simplicity when managing Virtual Machines (VMs) in the Cloud. ➤ Read more



OpenStack lets you manage your storage, compute and network resources and thereby start frameworks for parallel processing of large data. ➤ Read more

de.NBI Cloud Brochure

We are delighted to present our new de.NBI brochure entitled “Development and operation of the federated de.NBI Cloud“. This brochure showcases the power, strength, and range of the de.NBI Cloud for the life science community by providing the ability to unlock research data and better collaborate across the ecosystem.

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What our users say about the de.NBI Cloud. Read more ...

de.NBI BioHackathon SpaceHack project

Naveed Ishaque

How did it work? It was fantastic! I have never organised an event with shared compute that worked so well with regards to helpful consultation, accessibility, scalability and flexibility. We are already organising the follow up of our hackathon project on the de.NBI cloud, and strongly encourage other hackathon and workshop organisers to do the same. Read more...

Computational solutions from data science and machine learning to solve biomedical problems

Prof. Dr. Dominik Heider

Our research focuses on developing computational solutions from data science and machine learning to solve biomedical problems. In addition, we aim to develop new methods and algorithms, e.g., for analyzing (meta-)genomic and (meta-)transcriptomic data of microorganisms Read more...

de.NBI Cloud in teaching

Carl Herrmann

Through all of these projects, we have greatly appreciated the interaction with the de.NBI cloud team who has provided tremendous support and responded quickly to various demands for extensions and provided constant expertise to set up the infrastructure. Read more...

Projects using de.NBI Cloud

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New testimonial regarding the 1st de.NBI BioHackathon

Jan 31, 2023
Naveed Ishaque, who is part of the SpaceHack organisation team, which organized the SpaceHack project as part of the de.NBI BioHackathon, has published a testimonial regarding the work with the cloud and and strongly encourages other hackathon and workshop organisers to use the de.NBI Cloud as well. Read more...

de.NBI Cloud Christmas Letter 2022

Dec 22, 2022
Dear de.NBI Cloud user, We would like to thank you for your support in the past year. The de.NBI Cloud has seen another rise in application and project numbers, which underlines the continued need for easily accessible scientific computing capabilities in Germany. Read more...