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News Archive: Pacific Wave

March 2018

February 2018

· Cultural & Scientific, Performing Arts, RENS & NRENS, Pacific Wave
Tags: ucanrruralresearchnetworkinnovations in networking awardsconferenceceniccalrenaward

UC ANR Project to Extend Broadband to Rural Researchers Recognized with CENIC Innovations Award

The University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR) is being recognized for its work to extend high-speed broadband to UC researchers in rural communities across the state by connecting UC ANR sites to the California Research and Education Network (CalREN).

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January 2018

December 2017

· RENS & NRENS, Pacific Wave
Tags: supercomputingsingarenpacific waveinternet2

First 100G International Research and Education Backbone Network in Asia and Across the Pacific

NICT, NSCC, and SingAREN together have completed a high-speed 100 Gbps international network linking Singapore, Hong Kong, and Japan -- infrastructure that will be the backbone of the north- to southeast Asia network for international research and education networks (RENs) in the region.

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November 2017

· Cultural & Scientific, Healthcare, Pacific Wave
Tags: researchnetworkk12internet2ceniccalrencalifornia academy of sciences

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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August 2017

· CA Community Colleges, CSU, Cultural & Scientific, University of California, Healthcare, K-12, Libraries, Performing Arts, Private Sector, Private Universities & NPS, RENS & NRENS, Pacific Wave
Tags: researchnetworklevel3fiber leaseceniccalren

CENIC Extends Fiber Lease Until 2040

CENIC today announced an agreement to extend its fiber leases, called Indefeasible Rights of Use (IRUs), with Level 3 Communications on more than 8,000 miles of dark fiber until 2040.

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