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· Cultural & Scientific, University of California, Performing Arts, Private Universities & NPS, RENS & NRENS, Pacific Wave

First 100G international research and education 
“backbone” network in Asia and across the Pacific

NICT, NSCC and SingAREN, working together have completed a high speed 100G international network linking Singapore, Hong Kong and Japan - infrastructure that will be the backbone of the North to South-East Asia network for international Research and Education Networks (RENs) in the region.

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· Cultural & Scientific, Healthcare, Pacific Wave

The California Academy of Sciences Joins CENIC

The California Academy of Sciences now has a direct connection to CENIC’s California Research and Education Network (CalREN), and from there to the world. At a speed of 10 Gbps per second, this access to the ultra-high bandwidth of the CENIC network will provide scientists and patrons of the Academy with fifty times more capacity, enabling new opportunities to engage, create, invent, and learn. Prior to completing the connection to CalREN, the Academy was operating with 200 Mbps of connectivity. This level of enhanced connectivity is already making a difference in day-to-day operations.

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· CSU, Cultural & Scientific, RENS & NRENS

CENIC, Pacific Northwest Gigapop, and Internet2 Extend West Coast Agreement

CENIC, the Pacific Northwest Gigapop, (PNWGP), and Internet2 announced today that they will renew their collaboration to provide networking capabilities across the entire West Coast of the United States, and to continue their joint efforts to develop new network capabilities. The term of the renewal is five years (2017 – 2022) with additional extensions possible.

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· CA Community Colleges, CSU, Cultural & Scientific, University of California, Healthcare, K-12, Libraries, Performing Arts, Private Sector, Private Universities & NPS

VMware, CENIC Collaborate to Support Research and Education in California

VMware, CENIC Collaborate to Support Research and Education in California- Universities, schools, libraries, and other cultural, scientific, and arts organizations in the CENIC community can now leverage VMware solutions to improve security, reduce costs and simplify information access through a software-defined approach

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