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. Read More...
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. This will mark The Quilt's 8th RFP effort for the CIS. Read More...

Quilt Member News

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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Women in IT Networking at SC (WINS) – Call for Participation June 17, 2016

SC16 – Salt Lake City, UT Please apply or encourage women in the research & networking IT community to apply I. SUMMARY The Women in IT Networking at SC (WINS) program, introduced in November 2015 at the SC15 conference in..

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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..

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