AARNet launches SDN innovation platform for researchers

AARNet, Australia’s Academic and Research Network, today announced the launch of the Australia Wide-Area SDN Testbed, an innovation platform for developing high-speed technologies, established in collaboration with nine universities and CSIRO Data61. The announcement was […]

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SuperComputing 2015 “SDN for Scientific Networking”

Join us for a special workshop “SDN for Scientific Networking”, a technical half-day workshop held in conjunction with SuperComputing’15, that brings together domain scientists, HPC experts, network operators and security practitioners for a discussion of the current […]

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SuperComputing 2015 High Speed Scientific Data Transfers using Software Defined Networking

Austin, Texas – During the SuperComputing 2015 (SC15) conference November 16-20, an International team of high energy physicists, computer scientists, and network engineers led by the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), SPRACE Sao Paulo and […]

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Second SwitchOn Workshop – Sao Paulo, Brazil

The SwitchOn workshop, with the participation of Brazilian and American researchers, took place in University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Brazil on October 15-16, 2015

Organized by CIARA/FIU (the FIU Center of Internet Augmented Research and Assessment), […]

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Internet2 Technology Exchange meeting

CIARA Senior Network Engineer Jeronimo Bezerra presented “Coexisting Production and Experimental Testbeds at AmLight: A Secure Approach” and “SDN tools at AmLight: an OpenFlow sniffer” at Internet2 Technology Exchange meeting at Cleveland, OH, October 4–7, 2015.

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15th Annual Global LambdaGrid Workshop

September 29-30, 2015, Prague, Czech Republic
AMPATH participate in the 15th Annual Global LambdaGrid Workshop at Prague, Czech Republic.

Jeronimo Bezerra, AMPATH Senior Network Engineer, presented “Running production and experimentation at AmLight SDN: Lessons Learned and Future.”

Chip […]

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New online network helps Latin American researchers share data quickly

The speed at which Latin American researchers and scientists can connect online has improved, thanks to an enhanced network recently developed with the support of an award from the U.S.-based National Science Foundation.

“Before, it could […]

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FIU/AmLight Deploys ONOS and SDN-IP Software Live on Next-Generation Research and Education Networks Connecting Brazil, Chile and the Caribbean to the US

Collaboration among FIU/AmLight, ANSP, RNP, RedClara, REUNA, and CKLN delivers a pure OpenFlow-based Software-Defined Network to accelerate research and education
Miami, Florida, Aug 20, 2015 -Florida International University (FIU) and the Open source SDN Network Operating System […]

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National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experience Undergraduate (REU) Software Defined Networking (SDN) Student Fellowships

The Center for Internet Augmented Research and Assessment (CIARA) at Florida International University’s Modesto Maidique Campus is recruiting two undergraduate computer science and / or engineering students to participate in projects involving the building and […]

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Roadmap to Operating SDN-based Networks – Workshop

Large Scale Networking (LSN CG)
July 14-16, 2015, Berkeley, California

DOE, ESnet, Internet2, NITRD, NSF are hosting and organising a follow-on to the operationalising SDN workshop on July 14 – 16th, 2015 at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab in Berkeley, […]

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CLARA TEC meeting 2015 – AmLight SDN Updates

CLARA Technical Commission meeting took place in Viña del Mar, Chile on July 9, 2015.
Meeting of the technical committee of CLARA, which brings together technical leaders of Latin American national networks.The event focused on sharing information on […]

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GTER 39: Experiência da AmLight com SDN: Desafios, Resultados e Futuro

AmLight Experience with SDN: Challenges, Results and Future

The Internet only reached the current stage of development to tell basically the exchange of best practices among its stakeholders . The Working Group of Engineering and Network […]

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The LSST2015 Project and Community Workshop

The LSST2015 Project and Community Workshop will take place the week of August 17, 2015 at the Kitsap Conference Center in Bremerton, WA. This workshop will allow technical teams involved in building LSST to interact […]

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TNC15 Networking Conference: Use of SDN in the AmLight intercontinental R&E network

Dr. Julio Ibarra and Dr. Heidi Morgan participated in session  “Operational aspects of SDN” at TNC15 in Porto, Portugal with presentation “Use of SDN in the AmLight intercontinental R&E network “. This session  described various operational aspects […]

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Internet2 Implements First Large-scale Deployment of ONOS in Live Network

Collaboration between Internet2 and Indiana University takes a step into the future by migrating to an SDN-based network with ONOS-based solution

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 15, 2015—Internet2, the Open source SDN Network Operating System (ONOS) community, and […]

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Innovation is useless, unless real problems for real people are resolved

33rd Brazilian Symposium on Computer Networks and Distributed Systems
Vitória, Brazil May 18-22, 2015

The Brazilian Symposium on Computer Networks and Distributed Systems (SBRC) is an annual event promoted by the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC) and the […]

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AtlanticWave-SDX: A Distributed Intercontinental Experimental Software Defined Exchange for Research & Education Networking

Miami, Florida, April 15, 2015 – Florida International University’s Center for Internet Augmented Research and Assessment (CIARA) is pleased to announce AtlanticWave-Software Defined Exchange: A Distributed Intercontinental Experimental Software Defined Exchange (SDX) NSF Award ACI#1451024.

Software Defined […]

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FIU showcases tech innovations at eMerge Americas

FIU has partnered with the Technology Foundation of the Americas to host eMerge Americas Techweek, a conference that brings together civic leaders, industry titans, entrepreneurs and global thought leaders with the purpose of establishing a […]

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AmLight paper got IEEE/IM2015 Best Experience Paper Award

At 14th IFIP/IEEE Symposium, Jeronimo Bezerra presented an academic paper “Benefits brought by the use of OpenFlow/SDN in the AmLight intercontinental research and education network” .
The 14th IFIP/IEEE Symposium theme, “Integrated Management in the Age […]

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14th Annual ON*VECTOR Photonics Workshop

OpenWave Presentation at the 14th Annual ON*VECTOR Photonics Workshop on February 24-27, 2015

Dr. Julio Ibarra presented an overview  “OpenWave: U.S.-Brazil 100G Experimental Alien Wave” at 14th Annual ON*VECTOR Photonic Workshop hosted by the Calit2’s Qualcomm Institute […]

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Internet2 Global Summit 2015

CIARA participated in Internet2 Global Summit 2015 in session “Innovation in Advanced Networking” with a netcast presented by Eric Boyd (Internet2), Jeronimo Bezerra (CIARA Senior Network Engineer) and Marcos Schwarz (Rede Nacional De Ensino E […]

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Padtec completes Florida LambdaRail Installation

Miami, Fla. – May 4, 2015 – Padtec, a global manufacturer and solutions provider of turnkey optical solutions, announces today that it has completed the installation of a Padtec 100G Open Wave for FIU/AMPATH over the […]

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ONOS and SDN-IP deployed on FIU/AmLight network

ON.LAB and FIU/AmLight are pleased to announce that ONOS and SDN-IP are up and running in a slice on the AmLight network.
AmLight currently interconnects Latin America Research and Education Networks (RENs) to the U.S. RENs, […]

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7th Biannual Meeting of ANSP will be held in October 2015 in São Paulo

The BMA7 (7th Biannual Meeting of ANSP) will not now be held in May 2015 as planned. The meeting has been postponed until the 2nd half of the year, and should take place in October 2015, along with […]

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SAACC Meeting Spring 2015

Spring Virtual Meeting (face-to-face) SAACC schedule for April 20th,2015. REUNA has offered to host the meeting in Santiago for people who are, or will be, in Santiago.  REUNA will also host the video conferencing service for those […]

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Americas Lightpaths Express and Protect enhances Infrastructure for Research and Education

Miami, Florida, April 7, 2015 – Florida International University’s Center for Internet Augmented Research and Assessment (CIARA) is pleased to announce the five-year AmLight ExP (IRNC BACKBONE: Americas Lightpaths Express and Protect) NSF Award#ACI-1451018.
Scientific research and […]

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US, Chile to ‘officially’ kick off LSST construction

Telescope promises unprecedented data about night skies, dark matter

From distant exploding supernovae and nearby asteroids to the mysteries of dark matter, the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) promises to survey the night skies and provide […]

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FTW: International OpenFlow/SDN Testbeds

Focused Technical Workshop: International OpenFlow/SDN Testbeds

When: March 31 (1:00p)–April 2 (12:00p), 2015

Where: Kovens Conference Center
Primary Meeting Room: Bayview Ballroom 214
Address: 3000 Northeast 151st Street, North Miami, FL 33181

Hosted by: Florida International University (FIU)

FIU and Internet2 […]

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SwitchOn: Cooperation between researchers from Brazil and the United States

The SwitchOn workshop, with the participation of Brazilian and American researchers, took place in Miami, USA, in January 2015 

January 8 and 9, 2015 saw the staging of the workshop SwitchOn – Research Collaboration Education, in […]

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NANOG 63 Meeting

CIARA participated at NANOG 63 with presentation “Migratng AmLight from legacy to SDN: Challenges, Results and Next Steps ” .The North American Network Operators Group or NANOG, is the professional association for Internet engineering and […]

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