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17
Jun
2021

Global Research and Education Networks Collaborate to Connect the Asia Pacific Oceania Region with the Asia Pacific Oceania Network (APOnet)

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 17, 2021 — Eleven global leading-edge research and education networks in North America, East Asia, Southeast Asia, and Oceania are collaborating to improve high-speed network services in the Asia Pacific Oceania region. The Asia Pacific Oceania network (APOnet) collaboration will connect East Asia, Southeast Asia, Oceania, and…

11
Jun
2021

NET+ Clearspan Connected Update and Town Hall

By Sean O'Brien, Director of NET+ Cloud Services

Internet2 and Clearspan are teaming up to bring members a community Town Hall. The event will feature information about Clearspan’s new UCaaS features available to Internet2 connected institutions, and new collaboration opportunities with the membership.  Join us for a Town Hall on June 30th at 2 p.m. ET…

11
Jun
2021

Enabling the Next 1,000 Subscribers: Scaling eduroam

By Sara Jeanes, eduroam product manager eduroam’s usage has grown tremendously and is available at nearly 1,000 colleges, universities, and research facilities across the US.  Internet2 is expanding and scaling the eduroam service to selected community-anchor organizations, and has been working with regional and state-wide organizations to offer eduroam to…

08
Jun
2021

Internet2 Community Voices Series: Supporting Research Organizations, NSF Major Facilities with Operational Security Resources

Susan Sons(Photo courtesy of Indiana University) By Susan Sons, chief security analyst at Indiana University’s Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research; deputy director of the Research Security Operations Center (ResearchSOC); and supporting Trusted CI The NSF Cybersecurity Center of Excellence Register for Open Science Operational Security in…

08
Jun
2021

Catalyst Program Brings Identity and Access Management Expertise, Support to InCommon Community

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 8, 2021– Internet2 announced the launch of the InCommon Catalyst Program aimed at supporting higher education institutions, research organizations, and sponsored partners with enabling better security, access to services, and user experience through InCommon’s integrated service and software solutions. The program includes eight organizations specializing in…

07
Jun
2021

Resource and Career Center Pilot for Advancing Computational and Data-intensive Research Earns $1.49M NSF Award

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 7, 2021 – Research is increasingly dependent upon research computing and data (RCD) infrastructure and services, and researchers are struggling to keep pace with the explosion of data and the rapidly evolving computing landscape. Having access to RCD professionals who have both the technology expertise and understanding…

04
Jun
2021

Illinois Teacher Transports Students to 1962 with CAP Distance Learning Scholarship

By Therese Perlowski, Program Manager, Internet2 Community Anchor Program Laurel Adams Laurel Adams, a 6-12th grade paraprofessional/facilitator at Palestine High School in Illinois, was determined to find ways to keep students engaged and inspired during the pandemic. Since in-person field trips were out of the question, Adams sought out a…