Latest Global Environment for Network Innovations Stories

2011-04-21 07:00:00

ARLINGTON, Va, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Internet2, Indiana University and the Clean Slate Program at Stanford University have today announced the Network Development and Deployment Initiative ("NDDI"), a partnership to create a new network platform and complementary software, which together will support global scientific research in a revolutionary new way.

2008-10-28 12:00:19

People playing an online game have to be nimble to keep up with the action. To ensure the best performance, the network should be similarly agile, but the current nature of the Internet is inflexible in many ways. On Oct.

2008-07-31 08:00:00

An enormous project to redesign the Internet is slowly moving along with $12 million in donations and government funding.

2008-07-30 09:00:40

Internet2, the foremost U.S.

2008-07-21 15:00:23

The Renaissance Computing Institute (RENCI) has selected Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) to support its research on the experimental network testbed dubbed BEN (Breakable Experimental Network), which links RENCI to sites at three universities in North Carolina's Research Triangle Park.

2007-04-13 15:00:00

Although it has already taken nearly four decades to get this far in building the Internet, some university researchers with the federal government's blessing want to scrap all that and start over.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.