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  • News from EaPConnect2
    by Rosanna Norman on July 11, 2022 at 13:08

    EaPConnect at TNC22 Attending TNC22, GÉANT flagship conference, in Trieste, Italy on 13-17 June was a long awaited opportunity for the EaP NRENs to come together in person after almost a 3-year gap and meet the project management team – some of the team members had joined the team during the lockdown and meeting in real […] The post News from EaPConnect2 first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • TNC22 – As seen by Martin Bech, DeiC
    by Leonardo Marino on June 21, 2022 at 08:32

    As every year for many years, Martin Bech (CTO, net and security at the Danish NREN DeiC) has collected his impressions of TNC in his own inimitable style, giving a personal account of the conference. Dating back to the TERENA Networking Conference 2001, Martin’s site isn’t just a compilation of pictures before and during the […] The post TNC22 – As seen by Martin Bech, DeiC first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • TNC22 closes after a great week of Face2Face reuniting
    by Paul Maurice on June 16, 2022 at 19:50

    Today’s TNC22 closing plenary, led by GÉANT CEO Erik Huizer and featuring keynote speaker Dr Gihan Kamel, brought to an end a wonderful week full of learning, sharing, and collaborating (as well as catching up with old friends and making new ones) and gave participants an early look ahead to a brand-new host for TNC23. […] The post TNC22 closes after a great week of Face2Face reuniting first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • GÉANT’s next-generation network launched at TNC22
    by Paul Maurice on June 16, 2022 at 18:00

    GÉANT’s revolutionary next-generation network – planned, procured, and being built under the EC-funded GN4-3N Project – was today launched in a dedicated session during the Closing Plenary of TNC22, by Chief Network Operations Officer Bram Peeters who said, “Today, we stand ready to introduce a stronger, wider-reaching, and more sustainable research and education network. I’m […] The post GÉANT’s next-generation network launched at TNC22 first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • TNC22 continues into Day Two with Trust & Identity keynotes, Lightning Talks, and the NREN CEO Track
    by Paul Maurice on June 15, 2022 at 17:19

    Following the fantastic start to TNC22, day two treated participants (in Trieste and online) to another packed programme of keynotes, lightning talks, and multiple sessions throughout the day. The morning sessions featured topics such as the changing environment of optical transmission; how organisations are building infrastructure and platforms to support research communities; and securing the […] The post TNC22 continues into Day Two with Trust & Identity keynotes, Lightning Talks, and the NREN CEO Track first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • TNC22 opens with the ambition to Navigate the Unexplored
    by Paul Maurice on June 14, 2022 at 13:06

    Chair of the GÉANT Board Andreas Dudler and GÉANT CEO Erik Huizer today opened TNC22, the first #Face2FaceTNC in three years, in Trieste, Italy. After welcoming the global GÉANT community with warm words and big smiles, Andreas and Erik introduced the theme behind TNC22: Navigating the Unexplored. They stressed how this underpins the whole thinking […] The post TNC22 opens with the ambition to Navigate the Unexplored first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • 2022 GÉANT Community Award – Celebrating our community’s silent heroes
    by Rosanna Norman on June 14, 2022 at 10:55

    This year’s GÉANT Community Award was presented to two winners in the category ‘impactful contributors to the GÉANT project or wider community activities over a sustained period of time’: Tryfon Chiotis from GÉANT and Paul Dekkers from SURF. The award ceremony, presented by Claudio Allocchio, Chair of the GÉANT Community Programme, took place on Tuesday […] The post 2022 GÉANT Community Award – Celebrating our community’s silent heroes first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • Vietsch Foundation Medal of Honour 2022 awarded to Natalia Manola, OpenAIRE
    by Rosanna Norman on June 14, 2022 at 10:50

    The TNC22 stage hosted on 14 June 2022 the ceremony for the 2022 Medal of Honour by the Vietsch Foundation. The award was presented to Natalia Manola, CEO of OpenAIRE, by Antoinette Vietsch, treasurer of the Board of Trustees of the Vietsch Foundation and sister of the late Karel Vietsch. “The Board of Trustees of […] The post Vietsch Foundation Medal of Honour 2022 awarded to Natalia Manola, OpenAIRE first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • CONNECT Interview: Dr Gihan Kamel – Science for peace
    by Rosanna Norman on June 14, 2022 at 08:29

    CONNECT Magazine met Dr Gihan Kamel, Principal Scientist at the Synchrotron-light for Experimental Science and Applications in the Middle East (SESAME), whose keynote will close TNC22 in Trieste on Thursday 16 June 2022. Dr Kamel talked to us about the role of SESAME not only as a pioneer research centre, but also as a bridge […] The post CONNECT Interview: Dr Gihan Kamel – Science for peace first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • Countdown to TNC22
    by Rosanna Norman on June 8, 2022 at 11:07

    TNC22 is around the corner and we can’t wait to welcome you all in Trieste. This week all participants have received the conference e-ticket together with the latest programme and logistical information. COVID-19 and TNC22 In compliance with the Italian regulations, we recommend the use of FFP2 or surgical face masks to access the Trieste Convention […] The post Countdown to TNC22 first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • Orange is Delighted to be at TNC22!
    by Karl Meyer on June 8, 2022 at 10:43

    Orange is delighted to be supporting TNC 22, the largest research and education networking conference and get to know you all. We’re looking forward to learning alongside you! If you want to talk about cloud strategy, try our solution or even sign up for a free trial, come by our booth! We’ll be there all […] The post Orange is Delighted to be at TNC22! first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • GÉANT Emerging NREN Programme – Enriching and Strengthening the NREN Community
    by Rosanna Norman on June 7, 2022 at 09:56

    The GÉANT Emerging NREN Programme (ENP) has been taking place alongside TNC since 2018. The programme has aimed to integrate individuals from emerging NRENs from around the globe into the TNC community and create further synergies and connections at different organisational levels between European and international NRENs. The purpose of the programme is to bring […] The post GÉANT Emerging NREN Programme – Enriching and Strengthening the NREN Community first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • Join Amazon Web Services (AWS) at TNC22 at the Trieste Convention Center
    by Karl Meyer on June 6, 2022 at 13:28

    Join Amazon Web Services (AWS) at stand 21 at TNC 2022 from June 13-17 at the Trieste Convention Center in Trieste, Italy. Learn how the AWS Cloud can help academic institutions: Modernise and secure education Improve the student experience Turn data into wisdom Empower researchers and accelerate research The AWS Cloud is available to GÉANT members using […] The post Join Amazon Web Services (AWS) at TNC22 at the Trieste Convention Center first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • Sponsor Article: Juniper Networks PTX10001 as a Peering / Edge Router
    by Tobias Heister, Xantaro on June 1, 2022 at 11:26

    Juniper Networks PTX Series routers were originally introduced for the role of Core routers in IP/MPLS networks dedicated to being MPLS-P nodes in e.g., BGP free networks. The new generation of the PTX Series now includes devices that can be appealing for different use cases and utilization in smaller networks as well. Inspired by real […] The post Sponsor Article: Juniper Networks PTX10001 as a Peering / Edge Router first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • Show us your #Road2TNC
    by Rosanna Norman on June 1, 2022 at 10:54

    Many of you will probably remember the social media campaign #Road2TNC we first launched for TNC18 (Trondheim, 2018). GÉANT’s first fully-fledged social media campaign, #Road2TNC, was received so enthusiastically that we decided to run it again for TNC19 (Tallinn, 2019) and proved to be very popular once again. Many of our friends and colleagues from […] The post Show us your #Road2TNC first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]