Upgraded shared services include: Cisco TelePresence room registration with the MCNC
Video Call Manager, support for multipoint conferences with both Cisco TelePresence rooms and H.
Fiber Tech also was selected by MCNC
for Round 1 construction and currently is working on about 200 miles of fiber installation in western North Carolina.
We are honored to be chosen again by MCNC
to assist with this important project," said Ric Johnsen, Senior Vice President, Broadband Solutions, CommScope.
Office of Information Technology Services, Cabarrus Health Alliance and MCNC
, today announced that Vidant Medical Center in Greenville is the first not-for-profit hospital to be connected to the North Carolina Research and Education Network (NCREN).
This historic project for North Carolina is funded through the federal Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) in addition to several private grants and investments including $24 million from the Golden LEAF Foundation and $8 million from the MCNC
ECC will begin its efforts on behalf of MCNC
with extensive outreach to groups of leaders in areas of the GLRBI build.
staff handled construction of towers and buildings, conducted path analyses, and installed monitoring, control and related equipment.
Others included: NC State University CIO Marc Hoit (chair of the MCNC
Advisory Council); Duke University CIO Tracy Futhey (member of the MCNC
Board of Directors); and MCNC
Chief Technology Officer Mark Johnson.
The collaboration between Xena, DANTE, MCNC
and Internet2 showcases how academia and industry can work together to achieve this important goal.
This year MCNC
celebrates the 30th anniversary of NCREN," said MCNC
President and CEO Jean Davis.
Each year, MCNC
recognizes and celebrates the progress and achievements from the NCREN community with this event.
CSC's key partners have included Inspire Pharmaceuticals, Constella Group, Oriel Therapeutics, Amphora Discovery Corporation and MCNC
, along with GlaxoSmithKline, Progress Energy and BiogenIdec.