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Reorganizing for Efficiency: Framework for National Education and Research Stakeholders Collaboration
National Research and Education Networks (NRENs) are involved with diverse activities ranging from core connectivity to simply brokerage. Some of the services are so indispensable to research and education institutions ...
Collaboration in Academia: Motives, Forms and Impacts on scientific Productivity
With the Internet becoming readily available and cheaper, even in the most remote corners of the world, opportunities for exchanges of all kinds are more and more wide spread. This is true for the exchange of ideas, results ...
Developing A Virtual Computing Lab for REN Community
National Research and Education Networks (NRENs) build and maintain advanced broadband networks that interconnect universities and research institutes. The NRENs not only provide basic Internet and shared services but are ...
The NEAAR Collaboration: Supporting low-cost PerfSONAR deployments for end-to-end perfomance monitoring
The Networks for European, American, and African Research (NEAAR) collaboration, led by Indiana University and GEANT in partnership with the UbuntuNet Alliance, WACREN, ASREN, SANReN, and TENET, is building a dynamic ...
Utilizing Virtual Learning and a Virtual GIS Computer Laboratory in Spatial Sciences Learning for the Expanded Open Distance Education at Mzuzu University
This article describes the application of an emerging virtual learning environment for the teaching of GIS and spatial sciences to open and distance learning (ODL) graduate as well as undergraduate students of Mzuzu ...
ICANN: Securing the DNS and the KSK rollover
Facilitating content distribution in Sub-Saharan Africa through Software-Defined Exchange Points
Sub-Saharan Africa is the fastest growing region of international Internet capacity in the world. Content in Sub-Saharan Africa is increasing: Microsoft is bringing two new data centers to South Africa, and Google and ...
AFriNIC Updates for improved Engagement with the REN Community
AFRINIC LTD is one of the 5 Regional Internet Registry(RIR) and it’s service region covers the entire AFRICA continent and part of the Indian Ocean Islands, and it’s headquartered in Mauritius. AFRINIC’s core business ...
Governance model for Educational Roaming (eduroam) in African research institutions
Educational Roaming, “eduroam” is a globally accessible, secure wireless service for members of participating universities and research institutions. eduroam is a widely used example of a technology that uses trust and ...
Blockchain technology: Facilitating collaborative research via Intellectual Property sharing
Blockchain is the underlying technology on which CryptoCurrencies such as Bitcoin and Etherium are based. Blockchain is implemented via the use of a distributed ledger. Blockchain ensures permanence of information and ...