Quilt News

The Quilt supports National High School Cyber Challenge January 25, 2019 The Quilt, a consortium of regional Research and Education (R&E) Networks throughout the United States, is pleased to announce a joint effort with Merit Network in Michigan to help develop the next generation of cybersecurity talent through the National High.. Read More...

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Merit Network supports high school cybersecurity challenge November 01, 2018

High School teams from across Michigan came to the 2018 North American International Cyber Summit (NAICS) at Cobo Center in Detroit last month for the finals of the High School Cyber Challenge, a cybersecurity competition created by Gov. Rick Snyder…

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Merit – A Model For Advancing IPv6 Deployment In REN And Higher Ed Networks October 24, 2018

Merit Network Inc. is a non-profit, member-owned organization that runs a regional Research & Education (REN) network in the state of Michigan. Merit has twelve governing member institutions which are public universities. It serves as their internet service provider and..

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Oregon State University helps lead project to bring faster broadband to Oregon October 10, 2018

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The Oregon Fiber Partnership, a collaborative effort of Oregon State University, the state’s major public research universities and state government, has taken a key step to develop a statewide, high-speed optical network. The partnership has purchased more..

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R&E News

Platforms for Advanced Wireless Research Program – Subawards RFP Status March 10, 2017

On March 8, 2017, the National Science Foundation (NSF) announced a $6.1 million, five-year award to accelerate fundamental research on wireless communication and networking technologies through the foundation’s Platforms for Advanced Wireless Research (PAWR) program. Through the PAWR Project Office..

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