State and Regional Network Provider Solutions
Your Critical Connection
We partner with you so you can provide fast, cost-effective services and connectivity to the research and education community in your region or state. We work together to provide secure, high-capacity, high-performance network infrastructure and operational support.
The power of advanced networks and the impact they have to connect people is critical — especially in a time of crisis. As an aggregator of network traffic for the research and education community, you play a critical role in the future of the advanced R & E network infrastructure. You play an important role in the community by working closely with university presidents, CEOs, and other leaders to ensure their broadband services are resilient and secure and they have high-performance connectivity.
How Internet2 Helps
As a regional network connector, your partnership with Internet2 means you can provide:
- Network services that are resilient and secure.
- High-performance connectivity to support networking for the cloud.
- Collaboration with other Regional Network Operators who leverage a national community, infrastructure, and organization that is dedicated to serve and support you.
- Global reachability that facilitates collaboration and research support.
View R&E Network Members
View the list of Internet2 Research and Education Network members.
View Regional Connectors
View the list of Internet2 Regional Connectors, which are research and educational organizations connecting directly to the Internet2 Network.
Internet2 Network provides performance, resiliency, and security that is demanded by the most advanced applications.
Internet2 Cloud Solutions
Our Cloud solutions provide direct access to major cloud providers and feature secure and convenient single sign-on to services.
Internet2 Security Services
Our Security Services are community-evaluated and include identity and access management services and software.
Our community is at the heart of who we are and what we do. We collaborate to help solve challenges unique to the Research and Education community.
Solutions for Today’s Challenges Toolkit (pdf)
Download this guide, which provides you with resources, helpful information, statistics, and more to better understand how Internet2 can help support you.
Internet2 for Regional and State Network Providers (pdf)
Download the summary overview to learn more about how Internet2 brings value to Regional and State Network Providers.