AmLight ExP Newsletter April-June 2016
100 Gbps international connections between Brazil and the United States are activated
July 7, 2016

On July 7, two 100 Gbps connections between São Paulo and Miami were activated, which expand the international output of the Brazilian academic network. The links, which go through submarine cables in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, are maintained by the Amlight consortium, which manages the connections between the United States and Latin America for teaching and research purposes…Read More
Coexisting AmLight production and experimental networks at TERENA Networking Conference TNC16
June 12-16, 2016

The TNC16 Networking Conference is the largest and most prestigious European research networking conference, with more than 650 participants attending this annual event. TNC brings together decision makers, managers, networking and collaboration specialists, and identity and access management experts from all major European networking and research organisations, universities, worldwide sister institutions, as well as industry representatives…Read More
AmLight Team at Brazilian Symposium on Computer Networks and Distributed Systems (SBRC16)
May 30- June 3, 2016

The 34th edition of this Symposium is held from May, 30th until June 3rd in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. The event coordination is under the conjunct responsibility of the Department of Computer Science of Federal University of Bahia (UFBA) and the Federal Institute of Bahia (IFBA). The event is composed of technical sessions, mini courses, panel discussions and debates, workshops, tools salon, speakers, tutorials presented by internationally renowned researchers…Read More
XVII Workshop of the National Network of Education and Research – WRNP
May 30-31, 2016

RNP Workshop was held 30 and 31 May in conjunction with the SBRC 2016. Promoted since 1999, the RNP Workshop (WRNP) aims to bring the public of the technological advances and main topics for discussion in the area of research and development of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), both inside and outside Brazil…Read More
National networks of Chile (REUNA) – 2015 Annual Report
May 30, 2016

National networks of Chile (REUNA) annual report for the year of 2015 is available online. In the report, you can find information about REUNA organization, management, research science projects, developments in national and international infrastructure, applications and services… Read More
CIARA’s collaborative sessions at I2 Global Summit 16
May 15-19, 2016

2016 marks the 20th anniversary of the founding of Internet2 and the 2016 Global Summit is an opportune time to showcase the Internet2 community’s rich history and bright future—focused on the transformation of research and education in the next 20 years and beyond…Read More
Amlight ExP Activates First US – Latin America 100G Networking Link Enhancing Infrastructure for Research and Education
April 26, 2016

Florida International University’s Center for Internet Augmented Research and Assessment (CIARA) is pleased to announce the first 100G research and education network link between the U.S. and Latin America, a major component of the five-year AmLight ExP…Read More
South American Astronomy Coordination Committee (SAACC) Spring Meeting
 April 11, 2016

REUNA hosted virtual semi-annual SAACC meeting on April 11, 2016 at Santiago, Chile. Presentations from AURA, NRAO, ALMA, LSST, AmLight, REUNA, RNP, RedCLARA, and ANSP are available online…Read More
Angola Cables & Americas Lightpaths Consortium Sign Memorandum of Understanding
April 1, 2016

Angola Cables, SA and Florida International University’s Center for Internet Augmented Research and Assessment (CIARA) are pleased to announce the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to jointly collaborate on the development of a next-generation Internet network for research and education between Africa, the U.S. and Latin America…Read More
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