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2012-09-14 06:44:51

NASA is announcing opportunities for academia, industry and government agencies to develop and carry out research and technology demonstrations on the International Space Station using the newly installed Space Communications and Navigation (SCAN) testbed. There are two announcements of opportunity. The SCAN Testbed Experiment Opportunity invites industry and other government agencies to enter into Space Act Agreements with NASA to use the space station's SCAN platform. The SCAN Testbed...

2012-04-30 19:54:30

Researchers take a 'test drive' on ANI testbed Climate researchers are producing some of the fastest growing datasets in science. Five years ago, the amount of information generated for the Nobel Prize-winning United Nations International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fourth Assessment Report was 35 terabytes–equivalent to the amount of text in 35 million books, occupying a bookshelf 248 miles (399 km) long. By 2014, when the next IPCC report is published, experts predict that 2...

2008-07-22 09:00:24

The Renaissance Computing Institute has selected Infinera - a provider of digital optical networking systems - to support its research on the experimental network testbed dubbed BEN, which links RENCI to sites at three universities in North Carolina's Research Triangle Park. In addition, Renaissance Computing Institute (RENCI), Duke University and Infinera are collaborating on a proposal to the National Science Foundation for the GENI project, a federally backed research effort to build a...

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. In addition, RENCI, Duke University and Infinera are collaborating on a proposal to the National Science Foundation (NSF) for the GENI project, a federally backed research effort to build a nationwide networking...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.