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#TNC18 experience: stories from a TNC newcomer

From Nigeria to Norway – Read all about the Lightning Talk experience at TNC18 by a newcomer. The story portrays the need to be open to experiencing new opportunities despite the challenges. It is a story of one Nigerian’s desire… Continue Reading →

CESNET presents unique 8K video transmission technology at the international trade fair Inter BEE 2018

At the prestigious international trade fair Inter BEE 2018 in Tokyo, the CESNET association and intoPIX presented a technology for transmission of video at 8K resolution, which is 7680 x 4320 pixels. No comparable solution is available on the market…. Continue Reading →

Ordering and reading with eStudybooks is easy and safe with SURFconext

eStudybooks makes digital study books available easily and at a favourable rate. SURFconext helps to provide safe and fast access to the eStudybooks portal. Users can easily order books and have them available anywhere and at any time. eStudybooks: digital… Continue Reading →

RACI applications open for RIPE 78, ENOG 16, MENOG 19 and SEE 8!

The RIPE Academic Cooperation Initiative (RACI) is again looking for talented academics in the field of Internet technology to share their research with the RIPE community at our upcoming meetings. Successful applicants receive complimentary tickets, travel and accommodation. Relevant topics… Continue Reading →

When the Internet goes down: tracking edge outages at scale

Uninterrupted availability of the Internet has become increasingly critical these days, not just for end users but also for service providers who need to meet Service Level Agreements (SLAs). Yet, outages affecting end-user connectivity are widespread, whether they be unintentional… Continue Reading →

Find out what specific features are required by teachers looking for cloud services in education

RESTENA and CloudSigma collaborated in order to provide cloud services for a post-secondary education course through the GÉANT framework. The course was named ‘Installation and Configuration of Windows Server’ (ISEWI), run by the Lycée des Arts et Metiers (LAM), an… Continue Reading →

SURF completes first phase of the network of the future

SURF in the Netherlands is working on the ongoing development of the SURFnet network as part of its SURFnet8 project. The migration of the new optical layer is now complete. The migration of the service layer is due to commence… Continue Reading →

Successful Cloud & IaaS workshop at EaPEC 2018 conference

Despite the heavily-armed security detail watching over President Erdoğan’s departure and the blocked roads surrounding the venue, nearly 20 curious EaPEC 2018 participants joined GÉANT Cloud Team members Maria Ristkok, Jiří Navrátil and Darko Paric for the ‘Clouds and IaaS’… Continue Reading →

IIT of ANAS aims to strengthen cooperation between AzScienceNet network and GÉANT

The Institute of Information Technology of ANAS, the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, needs to strengthen cooperation between the AzScienceNet science network and the GÉANT Association, says Academician-Secretary of ANAS, Academician Rasim Alguliyev. IIT of ANAS held a meeting between… Continue Reading →

Winners of The Catch hacking challenge

On Saturday 27 October, the European qualifier The Catch hacking challenge was held. The best team “NSA Litomerice” will travel to Japan in December to the international Trend Micro CTF competition. The Catch was jointly organised by Forensic laboratory CESNET… Continue Reading →

CESNET introduces new Flex ROADM optical switches at TIP Summit in London

CESNET has introduced new flexible Reconfigurable Optical Add-Drop Multiplexers (ROADM) with SDN (Software-Defined Networking) control at the Telecom Infra Project (TIP) Summit in London. Two newly introduced 1U devices allow building general ROADM nodes with up to eight line degrees… Continue Reading →

‘A Tribute to the Brave’ concert will offer distant interplay between Prague and Bratislava

CESNET will connect live artists in the Czech Republic and Slovakia during ‘A Tribute to the Brave’ concert held on the occasion of the award of the Václav Havel Human Rights Prize. It will take place on Wednesday, October 10th,… Continue Reading →

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