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· CSU, Libraries
Tags: research,patrickperry,network,innovations in networking awards,data centers,data,csu,conference,cloud,ciocsu

Cal State’s CMS Data Center Transformation Recognized with CENIC Innovation Award

This award recognizes the significant effort required to bring the CMS data center from Salt Lake City to its current state-of-the-art facility in Silicon Valley, thereby enabling CSU to use a hybrid cloud platform. Project leader George Mansoor will accept the award on behalf of the numerous CSU staff who contributed to this project.

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· University of California, RENS & NRENS
Tags: wifire,research and education,research,nsf,network,national science foundation,libraries,k12,innovations in networking awards,hpwren

Technology Projects to Combat California Wildfires Are Recognized with CENIC Innovation Award

WIFIRE, HPWREN, and AlertTahoe Awarded the 2018 Innovations in Networking Award for Experimental Applications. These three projects are being recognized for their work to bring advanced IT and telecommunications to the fight to contain California wildfires: the WIFIRE, HPWREN, and AlertTahoe. Project leaders being recognized are Ilkay Altintas, John Graham, Graham Kent, and Frank Vernon.

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· Cultural & Scientific, University of California, Performing Arts, Private Universities & NPS, RENS & NRENS, Pacific Wave
Tags: supercomputing,singaren,research,pacific wave,nscc,nict,network,internet2,cenic

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
Tags: research,network,k12,internet2,cenic,calren,california 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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· CSU, Cultural & Scientific, RENS & NRENS
Tags: science dmz,research,prp,pacific wave,network,national science foundation,internet2,esnet,data,cenic

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, RENS & NRENS, Pacific Wave
Tags: research,network,level3,fiber lease,cenic,calren

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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· CA Community Colleges, CSU, Cultural & Scientific, University of California, K-12, Private Sector, Private Universities & NPS, RENS & NRENS
Tags: research,policy,network,innovations in networking awards,esnet,digital divide,cenic,calren,award

Stuart Lynn Awarded the 2017 CENIC Founders Award

Stuart Lynn, who led the creation of the Corporation for Education Network Initiatives in California (CENIC)—now among the world’s most heavily used research and education network—has been selected by CENIC as a recipient of the 2017 Founders Award.

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