From a regional Middle East perspective, ASREN is the Arab States Research and Education Network, the organisation that co-ordinates NREN
organisations in North Africa and the Middle East.
The idea of an NREN
is to facilitate interconnections for education and research so that stakeholders can collaborate, and share data, information, and services.
"But also, connect Lebanon and have Lebanon's NREN
work with the NRENs
in the world," Asfour said of the international agreements.
Five of the world's leading national research and education networks (NRENs
) have announced at the
"Playing a pivotal role in Georgetown's participation is Johnathon Chapman, Chief Information Officer at GU-Q, and chair of the Middle East chapter of the Internet2 Emerging NRENs
Middle East Special Interest Group," the statement continued.
A subset of this information community is the National Research and Education Network (NREN
), proposed by then-Senator Al Gore in 1993.
This act establishes the National Research and Education Network (NREN
) with a charter to create a high-speed network.
Al Gore (whose father had championed in the Senate the interstate highway system 30 years before) first proposed a vast computer network he called the National Research and Education Network (NREN
; pronounced "EN-ren" and known to some on Capitol Hill as "NerdNet").
Testbeds are designed to enable teachers, students, scientists, engineers, educational researchers and educational administrators to work together to determine the benefits and costs of using the National Research and Education Network (NREN
) and associated distributed resources to support innovations and reforms in education and for learning at all ages in many different kinds of settings.
Right now a debate is raging in Washington on how to transform the Internet into a faster, bigger network, called NREN
, the National Research and Education Network.
(NYSE: VMW), a leading innovator in enterprise software, today announced a digital transformation partnership with Ankabut, the United Arab Emirates' Advanced National Research and Education Network (NREN
), to transform learning experiences for academic institutions in the UAE, regionally, and worldwide.
Research and Education Network (NREN
) offering academic institutions