Cloud News from the R&E Community
SWITCH brings clarity to the cloud
Around 90 participants at the second Higher Education Cloud Day recently gained insights into new developments in the cloud industry.Read more.
A service that supports access to multimedia content across multiple repositories. The focus in Open Education Resources continues to beRead more.
A toolset for an effective pan-European videoconference infrastructure, including tools for locating, validating and certifying rooms, managing and monitoring aRead more.
Rendez-Vous is the multi-party video conferencing tool developed by the French NREN RENATER. It is simple to use, does notRead more.
Dropbox has partnered with GÉANT to provide affordable access to Dropbox Education to education and research institutions across Europe. ToRead more.
Cisco: The technology behind the services
In this showcase, Cisco will focus on the Cisco technology that sits behind the IaaS offerings of several outstanding IaaSRead more.
Cisco: IaaS architectures and policies
As a consumer of Infrastructure-as-a-Service, you may think that the underlying technology does not matter anymore. Copy of Presentation HowRead more.
Nokia’s approach to clouds
Reinventing Telcos for the cloud is one of the 6 pillars of Nokia’s Technology vision 2020. Copy of Presentation Nokia_Telco_Cloud_Executive_PresentationRead more.
Rendez-vous – Cloud based webRTC pilot
RENATER presented the latest news on the Rendez-vous pilot service. Copy of Presentation SA7-RENDEZ-VOUS- 4th SHOWCASE Click below for videoRead more.
~Okeanos Virtual Server Service
GRNET presented an overview of their easy to use, customer focused, provisioning engine for the ~Okeanos service. Copy of PresentationRead more.
Operating an OpenStack Cloud
The SWITCH cloud team presented an overview of how the Swiss NREN have developed an OpenStack cloud platform for theirRead more.
Delivering and adopting Pan-European Cloud and Application Services
Cloud and online application services are in demand and GN4 SA7 is helping NRENs to deliver these to the EuropeanRead more.
SAML and eduGAIN – Introduction for Providers
A key requirement of the GÉANT Framework Agreements on IaaS services is for Cloud providers to support SAML for authenticationRead more.
SWITCH: A complete cloud offering under one roof
SWITCH has offered cloud-based infrastructure services with data storage in Switzerland since 2015 under the name SWITCHengines. It is nowRead more.
16th RoEduNet Conference: Networking in Education and Research
21 September 2017 – 23 September 2017, University of Târgu-Mureș, Romania The 16th RoEduNet International Conference: Networking in Education andRead more.
12 September 2017 – 14 September 2017, Park Inn, Kastrup, Denmark The NORDUnet Technical Workshop is a three-day event toRead more.
2nd Higher Education Cloud Info Day
29 August 2017, University of Bern, Switzerland Cloud-based services are proving increasingly popular in education and research. In addition toRead more.
University of Stirling and Microsoft Azure helping to untangle airports
Nobody likes a delay at the airport. Many of us have spent time buckled up, ready for takeoff, wondering whyRead more.
University Transforms Life Sciences Research with Big Data Solution
DNA sequencing analysis can lead to medical and pharmaceutical breakthroughs, but it requires supercomputing resources and Big Data storage thatRead more.
Brazilian scientist use Azure Cloud Computing to Understand Cloud Forests
The Brazilian Cloud Forest Sensing Project is studying how cloud forests function in response to climatic variability. The project deployedRead more.