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12
Apr
2022

Government Relations Update March 2022

By Matthew HallInternet2 External Relations Program Manager Biden Administration Unveils Budget On March 28, the president announced the release of the White House FY 2023 Budget. This document lays out the Administration’s spending priorities for the coming year and provides guidance to Congress as it develops appropriations…

06
Apr
2022

Catching Up on the Cloud: Spring 2022

By Sean O'Brien, Internet2 NET+ Program Director

Internet2 NET+ and Other Cloud Program Updates Making Strides Working with the community, we continue to make strides in providing the research and education community with the best options for implementing cloud services. Since our last update, two important initiatives have come to fruition.  First, earlier this week, we were…

04
Apr
2022

Internet2 Announces Availability of Collaborative Agreement With AWS for NIH Award Recipients to Utilize the STRIDES Initiative

US higher education institutions, Internet2 affiliates, and federal affiliates may now utilize the Internet2 NET+ Amazon Web Services (AWS) agreement to realize the benefits of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Science and Technology Research Infrastructure for Discovery, Experimentation, and Sustainability (STRIDES) Initiative. As a result,…

04
Apr
2022

Enabling Digital Equity in Oklahoma Libraries

By Therese Perlowski

“Eliminating the digital divide enables all citizens to participate fully in our society and economy.” -Sonja Wall, Senior Director of OneNet and OCAN Services. Oklahoma’s state research and education network, OneNet, is committed to leveling the playing field for Oklahoma residents through their work with over…

31
Mar
2022

Gigabit Libraries and Beyond: Year One Grant Update

By Therese Perlowski

In September 2020, Internet2 received funding for the Gigabit Libraries and Beyond (GLB) project through a $249,788 Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program grant.  The GLB project builds on the success of the 2018 IMLS grant-funded Toward Gigabit Libraries (TGL) toolkit,…

31
Mar
2022

Internet2 Community News Spotlight – March 2022 Edition

By Amber Rasche

This monthly feature spotlights timely community stories from Internet2 members, celebrating their achievements and sharing important announcements around their efforts to fulfill their research, education, and scholarship missions. Community News Recap – March 27-31 Florida LambdaRail Completes 400Gbps Connection to Internet2’s Next Generation Infrastructure…