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Nominations for the 2019 GÉANT Community Award now open

We are thrilled to announce that nominations for the 2019 GÉANT Community Award open today. The winner will be selected by a panel of judges from within the GÉANT community and will be announced at TNC19. Award categories Initiators of… Continue Reading →

How GÉANT is helping CERN unlock the secrets of our universe

CERN’s Large Hadron Collider (LHC) holds the potential to reshape science and technology as we know it. Earth-shaking discoveries are ready to be further explored, but the colossal amount of data needs a dedicated high-capacity bandwidth. Enter GÉANT. Read all… Continue Reading →

Networking Performing Arts Production Workshops 2019

The Network Performing Arts Production Workshops (NPAPWs) is an annual gathering of artists, students, academic administrators and technologists exploring the use of interactive media in arts education and performance. Explore prominent use cases, experience live performances leveraging advanced networks, and… Continue Reading →

Future Talent Programme Profile: José Pedro Guerra Brito

What did the 2018 Future Talent Programme mean for the students who took part? How did it affect them and influence their plans for the future? Let’s learn about their experience of some of the FTP participants in the following… Continue Reading →

How GÉANT is helping Copernicus observe Earth for a better future

Tackling global warming, preparing ourselves for man-made and natural disasters, protecting our environment… we constantly need to monitor our planet. Fortunately, we have Copernicus doing that for us. Sharing those gigantic masses of data though, needs the support of GÉANT… Continue Reading →

The Internet of Humans: Open Calls launched for NGI grants

The Next Generation Internet initiative is designed to create an internet of humans, that responds to our fundamental needs, including trust, security and inclusion. GÉANT is a project partner in the recently announced NGI_Trust grants and encourages applications to the… Continue Reading →

Success and crisis: preparation is key for the marketing communications community group

How can success be measured in marketing communications? And when disaster strikes, how can communications contribute to a successful recovery? The GÉANT Special Interest Group on Marketing Communications (SIG-Marcomms) explored these topics, GDPR around events, webinars and more during a… Continue Reading →

Scientific communities in Europe and China to benefit from additional high-speed intercontinental link

Collaborative scientific research between Europe and China is set to be further boosted by an additional 10G of inter-regional connectivity which has just entered service. Jointly tendered and contracted by GÉANT and CSTNET, the Chinese science network, the new circuit… Continue Reading →

CESNET e-infrastructure conference

More than 350 participants came to see not only lectures but also technological demonstrations at CESNET’s two-day e-Infrastructure Conference, which was held last week. In the plenary session we have invited two foreign speakers – Andres Dudler from Switch and… Continue Reading →

IoT solution may help in the treatment of obese children

Global rates of childhood obesity have jumped dramatically in the past four decades. Obese children are likely to become obese adults, putting them at risk of serious health problems. In Brazil, to help break this vicious cycle, an Internet of… Continue Reading →

PRACE: Europe’s supercomputing infrastructure relies on GÉANT

Testing treatments on the human heart, without putting patients at risk? Mission possible! Through computer simulation, 3D modelling, the power of HPC, and a dedicated network, PRACE & GÉANT allow for faster development of new medicines, treatments, tools, products and… Continue Reading →

(No) More pasta! Kicking off the security workpackage

The beginning of 2019 is a kick-off season in the GN4-3 project, with many meetings taking place all over Europe. WP8 (Security work package) is not an exception. On 29th to 30th January 2019, 40 security specialists from 19 organisations… Continue Reading →

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