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Report on Workshop about Building Research Network Infrastructure
(UbuntuNet Alliance, 2008-03-10)
Building and Strengthen National Research and Education Networks (NRENs) in Africa through Intra-African Collaborations
A National Research and Education Network (NREN) is both; 1) a high performance communications network owned and operated for and by the education and research community of a country and; 2) the organization that operates ...
Forging Meaningful Synergies between NRENs and CSPs - The Case of Uganda’s NREN (RENU)
In the first five years of its existence, when RENU was not able to operate its own network, an ef-fort was made to establish a symbiotic relationship with a then leading commercial service pro-vider (CSP). A consortium ...
A Pilot Survey on Institutional Enablers and Barriers Affecting the Evolving Role of Librarians in African Higher Educational Institutions
Background African higher education institutions (HEIs), like many in this sector worldwide, are experiencing a confluence of forces that are set to influence the direction taken by these institutions in the foreseeable ...
MoRENet as a Platform for Intra-country Collaboration in Research and Education: Evidence Based on Analyses of Usage Patterns and Network Data Flows
MoRENet (Mozambique Research and Education Network) has been defined as a technological platform to support the collaboration between national research and education actors within the country, and between these and their ...
Mapping the research collaboration networks in computer science: The case of central, eastern and southern African Countries
Purpose We conducted a scientometric analysis to determine the research collaboration networks in the field of computer science in central, eastern and South African countries. The study covered publications published ...
Peoples-uni: public health capacity building through online education
The mission of Peoples-uni (http://peoples-uni.org) is to build Public Health capacity to meet the enormous needs for improving the health of populations in Low- to Middle-Income Countries (LMICs). Open content and open ...
NRENs, library consortia and government: Helical Nexus for democratising access to scholarship in Zimbabwe
The propagation of NRENs in Africa is transforming the knowledge infospheres through providing internet connectivity to enhance research collaboration and shareability of research output among researchers irrespective of ...
Technical Capacity Building and the Growth of an NREN - Case Study: RENU since 2014
An NREN network is an aggregation of member institution networks. Sadly, the state of the member institution networks, and the technical competence of member institution network and systems administrators are, many a time, ...