[At the recent highly acclaimed Terena networking conference in Iceland there were several significant steps forward to move to “federated” R&E networks in Europe.
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Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
[Here is an excellent article in HPC in the cloud on how the Internet 2 network is helping researchers and educators use commercial clouds.
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Thursday, May 10, 2012
[We continue to see consolidation in the broadband market and various games played by the cablecos and telcos to thwart competition or undermine network neutrality (See below).
at 8:46 AM
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
[A number of R&E networks such as SURFnet, JANET, AARnet, etc are actively promoting mobile services and looking at integration of campus Wifi with 3G/4G networks using Eduroam.
at 9:17 AM
Monday, May 7, 2012
[Here are 2 good sources on the latest developments with European R&E networks on providing cloud services to their communities and Green IT.
at 8:09 AM