Cloud News from the R&E Community

OCRE has published its OCRE IaaS+ tender which will be executed by GÉANT. The tender was published in the Official
As the whole world is adapting to working and studying from home in the time of COVID-19 pandemic, in Ukraine
For countries who wish to offer Learning Management Systems (LMS) via national tenders, the GÉANT cloud team has prepared a
Zoom is a video first communications platform that provides both free accounts (Basic Plan) and paid Education Specific licenses (EDU
To support NRENs and institutions during the Covid-19 pandemic, the GÉANT cloud team has assembled a list of the free cloud offers from
Amazon understands that having school children and university students at home, online and video learning may be key as this
Microsoft's mission is to empower every student and teacher on the planet to achieve more. Microsoft Teams and Microsoft solutions
As many educational institutions are facing or planning for closures due to COVID-19, the Google for Education and the Google
Cloud managers from European research and education networks and leading cloud suppliers came together for a range of training activities
Cloud services present research and education institutions with many opportunities and benefits but also with significant challenges and risks. The
The goal of the training is to raise awareness of cloud technology and building of cloud capability in Europe through
Representatives from the GÉANT Cloud team participated in outreach and training events throughout the year. The last quarter of 2019
After much deliberation and surveys indicating insufficient demand, it was decided to table the planned pan-European Learning Management Tender (LMS)
An exciting development from the GÉANT project is the successful launch of the eduMEET WebRTC web-conferencing platform. Designed and developed
With more than 30 years of experience in academia and over 11,000 higher education customers, Oracle has a history of
Cloud user stories, vendor workshops and discussions: A recap of some of the most well-attended and popular TNC19 sessions From
Institutions want to move to the Cloud but often have questions about security, privacy and data redundancy. Learn some of
Brad Tipp, Microsoft Higher Education Research Director, and Mark Fitzsimons, Western Europe Education Azure lead, will discuss the latest Azure
300 institutions in 18 European countries are using the GÉANT Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) framework agreements to access market
Building a Single Market for Cloud Services As the GN4-2 project came to a close in December 2018, it is