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Education / K-12 Schools

Feb 17, 2017

Mentoring for success across Australia

AARNet has teamed up with Australian Indigenous Mentoring Experience (AIME) to provide the high-speed broadband connectivity this innovative education program needs to strengthen and expand the services it offers Indigenous kids the length and breadth of Australia. Indigenous kids participating in AIME's program complete Year 12 at almost three times the...

Security

Dec 16, 2016

How AARNet mitigates DoS and DDoS attacks

DoS and DDoS attacks have become commonplace on the Internet, adversely affecting research and education institutions. It is important to note that there isn't one single way to deal with DoS and DDoS attacks, but here is some information about the types of attacks proliferating today, how AARNet deals...

Services

Dec 1, 2016

eduroam expansion helps boost research and education collaboration in Asia Pacific

eduroam (education roaming) has now been deployed at institutions in a further seven Asia Pacific countries: Bhutan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Nepal, Philippines, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Mobile roaming for universities Researchers, faculty, staff and students in these nations now have seamless access to the secure eduroam wifi service worldwide. eduroam was developed to meet...

Our people

Nov 25, 2016

Our people: meet Jason Arruzza, Education Outreach Manager

Tell us about your career before AARNet? For...

Services

Nov 23, 2016

New features for CloudStor FileSender: end-to-end encryption and more

You asked and we listened.  We’re pleased...

eResearch / Videos

Nov 17, 2016

What’s next for the eResearch IT infrastructure ecosystem?

While there is some uncertainty around how the...

Services / Videos

Nov 6, 2016

CloudStor helps the long tail of researchers at CQU

The uptake of the AARNet CloudStor file sender...

About AARNET

Pioneering The Internet In Australia since 1989

AARNet delivers high-capacity leading-edge communications services to the nation’s universities, research organisations, and many schools, vocational training providers and cultural institutions.

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Network / Videos

Nov 4, 2016

The Internet: then, now and in the future

In this video, pioneer of the Internet in Australia, Geoff Huston, reflects on the early days of the Internet and AARNet, what's happening now, the surprising developments, and where he sees the Internet heading in the foreseeable future. "I think the biggest shock, and it wasn't really a shock if you were...

eResearch

Oct 9, 2016

What’s this eResearch game all about?

We had a bit of fun developing a snakes and ladders board game with some of our eResearch infrastructure provider partners. This game illustrates the roles played by AARNet, AAF (Australian Access Federation) and some of the NCRIS (National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Services) capabilities supporting the research sector. The game follows Elle, a...

eResearch / Network

Sep 23, 2016

New record set for elephant data flow over AARNet

“I think we've made a new record for us. 53 terabytes transferred in 24hrs, at 100% efficiency,” reported Sean Crosby to AARNet’s eResearch team. Crosby is a research computing scientist working at the ARC Centre of Excellence for Particle Physics at the Terascale (CoEPP) at the University of Melbourne....

Conferences / eResearch / GLAMs

Sep 16, 2016

Registrations are open for AARNet GLAMs workshop

Enabling Data Flow between HASS and GLAMs...

K-12 Schools / Services

Sep 15, 2016

eduroam for schools takes off across Australia

The eduroam in Australian Schools project, a...

Conferences / eResearch / Network

Sep 13, 2016

Registrations are now open for Science DMZ workshop

Registrations are now open for AARNet's Science...

Network

Aug 30, 2016

Celebrating AARNet’s trans-Pacific network partnerships

The trans-Pacific international network connectivity for Australia's...

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AARNet interviews outgoing Chief Scientist, Prof. Ian Chubb

eResearch / Network / Videos

Aug 30, 2016

Moving data for the Large Hadron Collider

"In order to make the science possible,...

Media Releases / Network

Aug 25, 2016

AARNet and Southern Cross Cable Network boost trans-Pacific research network to 100G

The 100 Gigabit per second (Gbps) upgrade to the Southern Cross...

Education / K-12 Schools / Network / Teaching and Learning

Aug 20, 2016

A primer for learner-centric bandwidth capacity planning

Managing bandwidth requirements for educational institutions is...

Our people

Aug 19, 2016

Our people: meet James Horne, Technical Consultant – Networks, Enterprise Services

Tell us about your career before AARNet? Since graduating from Swinburne in 2004,...