About Us


Founded in Fall 2006, Center for Data-intensive Systems (Daisy) is a research center at Aalborg University, Denmark. At its time of creation, a range of ongoing activities in Department of Computer Science were integrated into Daisy.

Daisy's Mission

Daisy conducts research, ranging from research with near-term applicability to more speculative research; daisy offers world-class research training; and through the application of research advances, daisy creates value for its industrial and academic collaborators. Daisy's Core Values
  • We are passionate and committed - we go the extra mile
  • We aim to break new ground
  • We seek collaboration
  • We aim to be open-minded and accommodating
  • We make the most out of the opportunities given to us
  • We are focused on creating value for our stakeholders
  • We are trustworthy and are independent of corporate interests

Daisy's Vision

The center's vision covers four key areas of activities: Science: To be an internationally recognized center that conducts leading-edge research on key topics within data-intensive systems Innovation: To be a recognized center for supporting technology-driven innovation in information technology Education: To offer cutting edge, theoretically well-founded and experimentally based training to students and aspiring researchers with an emphasis on entrepreneurial values, enabling them to become highly valued professionals and scientists Scientific service: To be respected for demonstrating leadership in the scientific community and to be known for performing timely service that meets the highest standards