The purpose is to ensure to ensure delivery of computing, storage and network infrastructure to Danish research, teaching and innovation.
DeiC coordinates Danish participation in Nordic and European e-infrastructure organisations and projects. DeiC is an entity under the Ministry of Higher Education and Science by Act 70 of April 19, 2012. DeiC is a virtual organisation. DeiC has a board with management level representation from the eight Danish universities. The daily management of DeiC is handled by a CEO employed by the board.
DeiC is a unit under the Danish Agency for Science and Education, and is not an independent legal entity.
DeiC is a virtual organisation, which means that all staff are employed in other organisations. Primarly at the Danish Technical University and to some extend at Aarhus University, Aalborg University, University of Southern Denmark and University of Copenhagen.