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GEANTGigabit European Academic Network
GEANTGigabit Research and Education Network
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Connecting to the GEANT network will bring positive outcomes to our pool of talents and projects while contributing to advance European and global science," said Dr Hrachya Astsatryan, head of the Center for Scientific Computing at the National Academy of Sciences of Armenia.
Infinera Corporation (Nasdaq:INFN), a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced on Monday that GEANT, a collaboration on network and related infrastructure and services in Europe for the benefit of research and education and the operator of the pan-European GEANT network, will deploy Infinera's programmable and open packet optical software-defined networking (SDN) solution integrated with GEANT's ONOS-based controller.
GEANT enables academics to collaborate on research projects across borders.
Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) and DANTE (Delivery of Advanced Network Technology to Europe) said they have achieved a Guinness world record for the fastest rate of multi-terabit optical capacity across the GEANT network.
The power and scope of GEANT ensure Europe remains a central hub for research and education, offering the best infrastructure to the brightest minds in the world," said Digital Agenda Commissioner Neelie Kroes in a communication.
Infinera Corp (Nasdaq:INFN), a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced on Monday that GEANT has deployed the Infinera Cloud Xpress.
Infinera and DANTE were able to install and activate 2 Terabits per second (Tb/s) of long haul super-channel optical capacity and provision a 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) service over the GEANT production network all in less than 12 minutes from plugging in the first line card.
Launched in 2000, GEANT went global in scope in February 2008 with high-speed links to Asia, Southern Africa and Latin America.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 12, 2016-Infinera announces deployment of Cloud Xpress with 100 GbE by GEANT
WORLDWIDE COMPUTER PRODUCTS NEWS-June 4, 2013-Infinera and DANTE announce delivery of 2 Tb/s capacity in under 12 minutes on GEANT Production Network(C)1995-2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 15, 2013-Infinera and DANTE Set Guinness World Record on GEANT Network(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.