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CESNET association’s patent enables implementation of fast compression algorithms

The CESNET association, jointly with the CTU Faculty of Information Technology in Prague, has acquired a patent for a system for implementation of a dispersion table. It protects our invention of efficient hash tables implementation in the FPGA. It can… Continue reading →

eduTEAMS releases updates to the Discovery Service and Membership Management Service

eduTEAMS is a suite of services that aid collaborative and/or virtual organisations in operating a federated Authentication and Authorisation Infrastructure. The 1.1 release, available from Nov 1, 2017, contains the following features and changes: eduTEAMS Discovery Service (DS) eduTEAMS DS… Continue reading →

Webinar ECI – thought-provoking topics in optical networking

Optical networks are the unsung hero of our global internet economy, allowing effortless transmission of information at virtually no cost. In this webinar we explore recent advances in how optical networks can be made to work even better for us…. Continue reading →

Roadmapping trust and identities activities in GÉANT

  As you may know, GÉANT is looking to identify trends and requirements to shape the work to be carried out as part of the next GN4 project, which will start in mid 2019. Different things are in motion in… Continue reading →

7 key considerations when evolving your R&E Network

Digital content is an essential part of students’ and researchers’ lives. With streaming media becoming a ubiquitous learning and entertainment application, the facilitation of the education experience has moved to the cloud. With scientific applications and large-scale data sharing consuming… Continue reading →

Who’s afraid of the GDPR?

In homage to Halloween, GÉANT has spent this week focusing on one of the big monsters facing all of our community over the next 8 months – the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The fact that there are only 205… Continue reading →

eduGAIN welcomes two new members to the family

We are pleased to announce the two newest federations to become members of eduGAIN. On 27th October Bulgaria (BIF) and Hong Kong (HKAF) were accepted as the 53rd and 54th members of eduGAIN. These new members will increase further the… Continue reading →

Alberto Pérez Gómez, new Director of RedIRIS at Red.es

During a Board meeting held this morning, the Red.es Board of Directors appointed Alberto Pérez Gómez as the new Director of RedIRIS, the Spanish academic and research network. This appointment will reinforce the organisational structure of RedIRIS, thus resulting in… Continue reading →

2nd Asi@Connect Call for Proposal – submission deadline: 12 November 2017

TEIN*CC issued the 2nd Asi@Connect Call for Proposals (CFP) to interested individuals and organisations who are willing to collaborate over the TEIN network and its peering networks. The CFP is open to proposal submissions covering activities in 5 work packages… Continue reading →

Read the new issue of the cloud newsletter from GÉANT

Another newsletter from the GÉANT cloud activity is now out. Get an update on the progress of the IaaS framework agreements, see what happened at the GÉANT symposium, or get an update on new promotional materials. These, and other updates,… Continue reading →

Join TNC18: shape the future of research and education!

TNC18 – Intelligent networks, cool edges? Call for Proposals NOW OPEN. We are delighted to announce that the Call for Proposals for TNC18​ is NOW OPEN. This year, the title of the leading conference for research and education in Europe… Continue reading →

Key Reinstallation Attack and WPA2

Recently there has been an announcement concerning the Key Reinstallation Attack (KRACK) vulnerability which allows the decryption of WPA2 messages being the key exploit. This may open up additional vulnerabilities toward a wireless client and the security and integrity of… Continue reading →

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