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Live images from a 600m long microscope

The European Spallation Source (ESS), is the world’s most powerful neutron source for research, and will allow scientists in biology, chemistry, engineering, and physics to understand basic structures of materials on a much more detailed level than before. Part of… Continue Reading →

What do we know about an IP address?

When a packet reaches our network, the first thing we see is where the IP address packet originates from. And we make decisions based on that IP address. In this RIPE NCC article, Ólafur Guðmundsson will explain what these decisions… Continue Reading →

Supporting Ukrainian scientists’ participation in fundamental research

A research associate at the Kharkiv Institute of Physics and Technology is part of the only Ukrainian team that is processing data from the Large Hadron Collider in CERN. Alexey Kurov is actively involved in processing data from the Large… Continue Reading →

Solving endocrine disorders without borders #GenomicStories

The endocrine genomics virtual laboratory The endoVL utilises Australia’s world-class research infrastructure comprising AARNet’s very high-speed network, massive data storage, advanced software tools, high performance computing and federated access. By providing secure online access to extensive data sets and analysis… Continue Reading →

Call for projects: 2019 EaP Enlighten Your Research programme

After the past success of the Enlighten Your Research programme in the Eastern Partnership region, the EaPConnect project and partners are pleased to announce the 4th Enlighten Your Research (EYR) programme launch for the Eastern Partnership: EYR@EaP. We invite all… 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 →

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 →

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 →

GÉANT and the SKA: an astronomical collaboration

What might we discover about dark matter, galaxies and Einstein’s theory of relativity if we had a telescope 100x more sensitive than any best current-day radio telescope? Especially if the collected data could be moved around easily? Enter: SKA &… Continue Reading →

Kenya Education Network (KENET) upgrades its ethernet carrier capacity ten-fold

Congratulations to KENET, Kenya’s NREN, with the upgrade of its network capacity! Telco Systems, the leading provider of innovative SDN/NFV, CE 2.0, MPLS and IP solutions, today announced that the company has completed an upgrade of the carrier Ethernet network… Continue Reading →

Cable damage? How an international backup saved a national network

Why are cross-border fibres important? Investing in international connectivity can give NRENs the possibility to quickly set up a backup solution in case of necessity. This is what happened in Italy on 9 January, when a large number of cables… Continue Reading →

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