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Network

Apr 21, 2017

Global network for research and education reaches major milestone

North Atlantic network collaboration announces deployment of record-breaking 740 Gbps links, building the foundation for Global Network Architecture for research and education. Research and education networks worldwide, including Australia’s national research and education network AARNet, are participating in the Global Network Architecture (GNA) initiative. Scientists around the world are increasingly collaborating...

eResearch

Mar 24, 2017

New Science Minister acknowledges importance of science

The new Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, Senator the Hon Arthur Sinodinos AO, has acknowledged the importance of science and innovation for shaping Australia’s destiny. At his National Press Club address on 22 March 2017, the Minister spoke about Australia’s current economic setting and the challenges we face, specifically: ...

Education / K-12 Schools / STEM

Mar 23, 2017

AARNet robotics bursaries for national final newcomers

Four fledgling teams who reached the Australian regional final of an international robotics competition last week have been awarded AARNet bursaries to help them take part in the world championships in the US. The FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition combines the excitement of sport...

Education / Services / Teaching and Learning

Mar 22, 2017

CloudStor supports e-exams pilot project

NEW CASE STUDY: Despite the dominance of...

Security

Mar 20, 2017

How to respond to a ransomware attack?

With an increasing number of universities around...

Media Releases / Services

Mar 17, 2017

Panopto and AARNet Announce Video Platform Partnership

Agreement provides local Panopto video platform hosting...

eResearch

Feb 27, 2017

AARNet underpins portal to our marine environment

NEW CASE STUDY: Elephant seals fitted with...

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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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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...

Education / K-12 Schools / STEM

Nov 28, 2016

AARNet schools shine in digital challenge

Schools benefiting from AARNet’s high-speed internet services...

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...

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Services / Videos

Nov 6, 2016

CloudStor helps the long tail of researchers at CQU

The uptake of the AARNet CloudStor file sender...

Network / Videos

Nov 4, 2016

The Internet: then, now and in the future

In this video, pioneer of the Internet...

Education / K-12 Schools / STEM

Nov 3, 2016

Young scientists wow with electronic communications

Projects including solar powered streetlights and sensors...

GLAMs

Oct 28, 2016

New world of GLAM research, tech and connectedness

Technology has opened the door to new...