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Zoom connects librarians with off-campus community at WSU

AARNet / GLAMs / Services

Jul 23, 2018

Zoom connects librarians with off-campus community at WSU

Western Sydney University (WSU)  is using their AARNet Zoom service in many innovative ways to support teaching and learning. A great example of this is how students, staff and alumni who are too busy to travel to campus can now...

Transforming paper records into research data at ANU library

GLAMs / Services

Jun 14, 2018

Transforming paper records into research data at ANU library

At the Australian National University (ANU) library, a project is underway to unlock the content held within 50 years’ worth of paper-based stock exchange records. Handwriting recognition is being used to transform the Sydney Stock Exchange collection, which sheds light...

Bringing Australia’s greatest cultural and science collection to the classroom

GLAMs / K-12 Schools / STEM

Jun 12, 2018

Bringing Australia’s greatest cultural and science collection to the classroom

The Australian Museum in Sydney — Australia’s first museum — houses the nation's most important animal, mineral, fossil and anthropological collections. With its aim to inspire the exploration of nature and cultures, the museum has a strong educational and outreach...

Transforming online collaboration for Australian universities

Services

May 29, 2018

Transforming online collaboration for...

AARNet’s partnership with Zoom is helping transform...

Infrastructure move to datacentre makes speed the new normal at Sydney school

K-12 Schools

May 28, 2018

Infrastructure move to datacentre makes...

Scalable AARNet connectivity has opened the door...

How to mitigate video conferencing security risks

Security / Services

May 23, 2018

How to mitigate video conferencing...

More and more people are video conferencing...

The AARNet 2017 Annual Report is now online

AARNet / Network / Security / Services

May 15, 2018

The AARNet 2017 Annual Report is now...

The AARNet 2017 Annual Report is now...

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.

 

Australian eResearch infrastructure lets astronomers hear echoes from the dawn of time

eResearch

May 15, 2018

Australian eResearch infrastructure lets astronomers hear echoes from the dawn of time

In a breakthrough discovery hailed as the most significant find in astronomy since gravitational waves, astronomers in the US have used an Australian radio telescope to detect signal from the universe’s first stars. The Experiment to Detect the Global EoR...

AARNet supports new technology to synchronise radio telescopes

Network

Feb 6, 2018

AARNet supports new technology to synchronise radio telescopes

Australian researchers have used the AARNet network to synchronize two radio telescopes 100 kilometres apart, replacing the need for atomic clocks. A consortium of researchers demonstrated for the first time that a stable frequency reference — used to calibrate clocks...

Automating document delivery with help from CloudStor’s FileSender

AARNet / eResearch

Jan 30, 2018

Automating document delivery with help from CloudStor’s FileSender

The University of Melbourne’s eScholarship Research Centre is using FileSender as part of an automated process that’s delivering archival documents to users within minutes, rather than weeks. FileSender — the file sending component of CloudStor, AARNet’s large file sharing and...

Avatars and actors prepare teachers for the classroom

AARNet / Teaching and Learning

Jan 16, 2018

Avatars and actors prepare teachers for...

Quality AARNet connectivity underpins an innovative teaching...

Helping students engage virtually with top moving image creatives

Education / GLAMs / K-12 Schools / Services

Dec 15, 2017

Helping students engage virtually with...

Quality internet connectivity and the easy to...

Australian first: eduroam wifi goes live at Museums Victoria

GLAMs / Services

Dec 13, 2017

Australian first: eduroam wifi goes live...

Museums Victoria is the first Australian GLAM...

Are you ready for a cyber crisis?

Security

Nov 23, 2017

Are you ready for a cyber crisis?

Attackers have most of the advantages. They...

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Conferences / eResearch / GLAMs

Nov 15, 2017

The research long tail

At the eResearch Conference last month, the AARNet team partnered up with eResearch colleagues...

Conferences / Network

Oct 31, 2017

Big science data needs a big network

Moving big science data and international science...

eResearch

Oct 19, 2017

Research does solve real-world problems: experts must work together to make it happen

Generating knowledge is one of the most exciting aspects of being...

Security

Oct 18, 2017

Awareness is the best defence against cyber crime

Every day, the internet opens up new...