Quilt News

Regional Heritage Meeting & FARNET 30th Anniversary Reunion July 07, 2016 Quilt members and current regional networks are invited to participate in the Regional Heritage Meeting & FARNET 30th Reunion October 19-20 in Philadelphia, PA. The Reunion is being led by the Internet Legacy Institute. Read More...
The Quilt names CEN’s Scott Taylor chairman of the board June 27, 2016 The Quilt today announced its 2016 Quilt Executive Committee and named Connecticut Education Network (CEN) Director Scott Taylor as Chairman. Read More...

Quilt Member News

KanREN Launches 100 Gbps HyperCore & 10 Gbps ResilientRing June 30, 2016

On Tuesday, June 28th, KanREN deployed two innovative networks designed to support the data sharing needs of modern research and education in the state of Kansas. HyperCore is a dual-redundant, geographically diverse backbone with multiple 100 Gigabit connections shared by..

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WVNET and KINBER’s PennREN Network in Pennsylvania Establish New Cross-Connection Between Networks June 22, 2016

The Keystone Initiative for Network Based Education and Research (KINBER) and West Virginia Network (WVNET) recently turned up a new fiber-optic peering connection between the two networks in Pennsylvania and West Virginia. KINBER, Pennsylvania’s statewide research, education and community network..

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R&E News

New Training Videos Leverage ESnet’s Expertise to Improve Network Performance around the World July 18, 2016

The Department of Energy’s Energy Sciences Network (ESnet), and the Network Startup Resource Center (NSRC) at the University of Oregon have teamed up to create an extensive video training library to help organizations improve the performance of their networks by..

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