Quilt News

The Quilt, Internet2 InCommon Pilot Program reveals insights for scaling identity services to K-12 communities February 23, 2016

Internet2 and The Quilt InCommon K-14 Identity Federation Pilot Program, led across the country by 10 organizations, this week have revealed insights for scaling identity services to K-12 communities.

The Quilt releases RFP for 2016 Commodity Internet Services January 11, 2016

The Quilt, a national coalition of advanced regional networks for research and education across the country, today released a request for proposals (RFP) for the 2016 Commodity Internet Services (CIS) program.


Quilt Member News

Merit Network Celebrates 50 Years of Innovation April 14, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Merit Network, an Internet pioneer and America’s longest-running regional research and education network, is celebrating its 50th anniversary throughout 2016. To mark the milestone, Merit has launched a dynamic new web site (merit.edu) and will host..

CENIC Announces Path-Breaking 100Gb Connection with Orange County Department of Education Network April 09, 2016

CENIC is pleased to announce that CENIC, with its partners—the Orange County Department of Education (OCDE), the K-12 High Speed Network (K12HSN), and the California Department of Education (CDE)—has established the world’s first 100-Gigabit per second K-12 connection. The network..


R&E News

FIU awarded for AMLIGHT to provide an Advanced International Network for the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) through 2031 November 12, 2014

The AMLIGHT collaboration includes: The Academic Network or Sao Paulo (ANSP), The National Network of Brazil (RNP), The National Network of Chile (REUNA), The Regional Network for Latin America (CLARA), and The Center for Internet Augmented Research and Assessment (CIARA)..