Network Development and Deployment Initiative (NDDI)

Internet2, Indiana University and the Clean Slate Program at Stanford University have formed the Network Development and Deployment Initiative (NDDI), a partnership to create a new network platform and complementary software, which together will support […]

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AmLight Enables Dark Energy Camera Data Flow from Chile to U.S.

In late 2011 the Dark Energy Camera (DECam), a 520 megapixel camera designed and built as part of the Dark Energy Survey (DES), will be installed on the U.S. National Optical Astronomy Observatory (NOAO) 4-meter […]

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High-energy physicists set record for network data transfer

Researchers have set a new world record for data transfer, helping to usher in the next generation of high-speed network technology. At the SuperComputing 2011 (SC11) conference in Seattle during mid-November, the international team transferred […]

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Open Science Data Cloud Sessions at SC11

This past summer Florida International University (FIU) was selected to be part of a 5-year grant awarded to the University of Chicago (PI Robert Grossman) Open Science Data Cloud National Science Foundation’s Partnership for International […]

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Overseas Update Future Internet Testbeds in Brazil: Activities and Goal

The National Education and Research Network (Rede Nacional de Ensino e Pesquisa – RNP) provides global integration and collaboration supported by information and communication technologies, for the generation of knowledge and excellence of education and […]

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ALMA Opens Its Eyes

Humanity’s most complex ground-based astronomy observatory, the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), has officially opened for astronomers at its 16,500-feet elevation site in northern Chile.Thousands of scientists from around the world competed to be the […]

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AMPATH to launch support for Dynamic Hybrid Networking

Miami, Florida, August 1, 2011 – CIARA announced today that it will begin a five year project to bring advanced network services to the AMPATH Open Exchange Point in Miami.

AMPATH will support dynamic hybrid (packet and […]

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Major update to GLIF maps

25 May 2011 — GLIF, the Global Lambda Integrated Facility, announces the availability of new world and regional maps that showcase its advanced research and education multi-gigabit optical network infrastructure. The infrastructure has grown since […]

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Recommendation of evolution of the pilot infrastructure to a production infrastructure in RedCLARA

AMPATH participated in the tests ran during the CLARA Measurements Working Group, coordinated by RNP, which finished its activities in march. The WG installed and ran perfSONAR tools to test throughput, round trip delay and […]

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Florida International University Receives $875,000 Grant from the National Science Foundation

CIARA Receives $875,000 Grant from the National Science Foundation as sub-contract on $3,500,000 Award to the University of Chicago

Open Science Data Cloud (OSDC); Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE)

April 15, 2011 Miami, FL. – […]

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Data as a Driver for Scientific Innovation

In the 11 February 2011 issue, Science joins with colleagues from Science Signaling, Science Translational Medicine, and Science Careers to provide a broad look at the issues surrounding the increasingly huge influx of research data. […]

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