Quilt News

Women in IT Networking at SC (WINS) – Call for Participation May 18, 2016

The Women in IT Networking at SC (WINS) program addresses the gender gap that exists in the fields of network engineering and high performance computing. Applications to participate in SC (WINS) 2016 are due by 06/10/2016.

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.


Quilt Member News

MAX Partners with ConnectArlington to Expand Network, Promote Economic Development May 18, 2016

ConnectArlington, Arlington County’s government-owned fiber-optic network built with economic development in mind, today announced a strategic partnership that will bring additional advanced cyberinfrastructure resources to Northern Virginia’s research and education (R&E) community. Through this partnership, MAX will establish a terabit-capable..

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..


R&E News

NSF Campus Cyberinfrastructure (CC*) Program Update May 25, 2016

NSF has recently announced an update to NSF 15-534. Formerly called CC*DNI, the Campus Cyberinfrastructure (CC*) program (NSF 16-567) invests in coordinated campus-level cyberinfrastructure (CI) components of data, networking, and computing infrastructure, capabilities, and integrated services leading to higher levels of..