Bridging Europe, Africa and the Americas (BEAA) – New Collaboration for shared transoceanic R&E networking resilience

Seven leading regional and national Research and Education networks and organisations across multiple continents announced the establishment of the “Bridging Europe, Africa and the Americas” (BEAA) Collaboration, aiming to increase the resilience of their networks across a set of transoceanic links that interconnect their communities in Eastern and Southern Africa, Europe...

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CI Lunch and Learn talk: Introducing the new AmLight-ExP project focusing on Autonomic Network Architecture

.On Friday, March 18th, at 2 pm Miami time, Jeronimo Bezerra, CIARA Associate Director, will be presenting to the CI Lunch and Learn community the goals of the 2021-2025 AmLight-ExP project. The focus will be on the network provisioning efforts, but I will be touching all network layers. What? Presenting the new...

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Q&A with Robert Grillo: FLR Among the ‘First to 400G’ on Internet2’s Network

By Amber Rasche, Internet2 Senior Communications SpecialistThe original article was published here. Internet2 recently unveiled its fifth-generation backbone, known as the Next Generation Infrastructure (NGI). NGI interconnects with 37 state and regional networks and serves every state in the U.S. Among these 37 are the first five to upgrade to 400 gigabits per...

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CISE Distinguished Lecture Series: Julio Ibarra- Americas-Africa Lightpaths Express and Protect (AmLight-ExP) Networks

CISE Distinguished Lecture Series January 13, 2022 11:00 AM  toJanuary 13, 2022 12:30 PMVirtual Meeting Save the Date Bio: Julio E. Ibarra, Ph.D., is a Research Professor in the Knight Foundation School of Computer Science in the College of Engineering and Computing, and the Assistant Vice President for Technology Augmented Research, in the Division...

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AMPATH Joins MANRS Initiative to Improve Routing Security

In December 2021, AMPATH (AS20080) became a Network Operator member of the Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security (MANRS), a global initiative supported by the Internet Society (ISOC) that propagates actions to reduce routing security threats.  MANRS has the following objectives: (1) Raise awareness of routing security problems and encourage the implementation...

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In-Band Network Telemetry @ AmLight demo at Supercomputing Conference SC21

Network Research Exhibition @ RENCI’s Virtual Booth (sc.renci.org) The goal of this demo is to showcase the benefits and challenges of deploying In-band Network Telemetry (INT) in a long-haul production network. The INT solution was built leveraging off-the-shelf P4 white box switches with the Barefoot Tofino chip, NoviFlow NoviWare Network Operating System,...

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Trusted CI webinar: Q-Factor: Real-time data transfer optimization, September 27th @11am Eastern

Members of FIU and ESnet are presenting the talk, Q-Factor: Real-time data transfer optimization leveraging In-band Network provided by P4 data planes, on Monday, September 27th at 11 am (Eastern). Our presenters are Jeronimo Bezerra, Richard Cziva, and Dr. Julio Ibarra. Please register here. Q-Factor is a framework to enable data transfer optimization based on...

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The 2nd Global Research Platform (GRP) 2021

SEPTEMBER 20 – 24, 2021VIRTUAL ONLINE MEETING The Global Research Platform (GRP) is an international scientific collaboration to create innovative advanced ubiquitous services that integrate resources around the globe at speeds of gigabits and terabits per second, especially for large-scale data-intensive science research. GRP focuses on design, implementation, and operation strategies...

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Research and Education Infrastructure Inclusion, Innovation, and Competitiveness

With contributions and endorsements from over 50 community participants and organizations, Internet2, CENIC, EDUCAUSE, and The Quilt provided support to publish “The Minds We Need“. The paper calls for federal investments in people, collaboration tools, and infrastructure to ensure the talent and potential of every mind has equal access to...

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Pegasus and AtlanticWave-SDX Help Orchestrating Science Applications

The original post is published at https://pegasus.isi.edu/2021/03/08/pegasus-and-atlanticwave-sdx-help-orchestrating-science-applications/ Authors: Cong Wang (Renaissance Computing Institute), Yufeng Xin (Renaissance Computing Institute), Heidi Morgan (USC – Information Sciences Institute) Many new technologies and new paradigms are emerging in the research community to support science workflows, including the use of Data Transfer Nodes (DTNs), distributed compute and...

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