National Research and Education Network


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National Research and Education Network

(NREN) The realisation of an interconnected gigabit computer network devoted to High Performance Computing and Communications.

See also HPPC, IINREN.
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DFN (Deutsches Forschungsnetz), Germany's national research and education network that provides high-performance infrastructure for the German educational and research communities, has been evaluating the Cisco XR 12000.
His other accomplishments include NCLIS activities related to the National Research and Education network (NREN), directing three national surveys of public library Internet connectivity, and holding regional hearings on the reauthorization of the Library Services and Construction Act (LSCA) by which the federal sector provides over $150 million in support of U.S.
Coriant, a supplier of packet optical, IP, and SDN solutions to Tier 1 global service providers and web-scale Internet operators, has announced that the National Research and Education Network in Chile (REUNA) has selected the Coriant[R] hiT 7300 Multi-Haul Transport Platform equipped with Coriant CloudWave(TM) Optics to modernize its nationwide DWDM backbone network, the company said.
The Internet, electronic journals, subject-oriented listservs, CD-ROM networks, and the future potential of the National Research and Education Network (NREN) are all major issues confronting academic library directors today.
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