IU, ESnet receive $3.5M grant to help researchers accelerate big data sharing June 28, 2018

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — The National Science Foundation has awarded Indiana University and the Energy Sciences Network a three-year, $3.5 million grant to help scientists more efficiently work with massive datasets that have become essential to modern scientific discovery. [Read the full article at IU IT News|Events]

MCNC expands broadband connections in central North Carolina February 28, 2018

ASHEBORO and RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (Feb. 28, 2018) –MCNC, the non-profit owner and operator of the North Carolina Research and Education Network (NCREN), today announced that 22 Community Anchor Institutions (CAIs) now have direct connections on MCNC-maintained fiber network facilities from Greensboro to Hamlet. [Read the full news release at MCNC | News.]