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eResearch / Services

Aug 16, 2017

Introducing the Commons Conservancy: a sustainable solution for NREN open-source software development

The Commons Conservancy is a not-for-profit foundation established in The Netherlands for co-developing large scale software and systems for the global research and education community – and beyond. Many large-scale software systems are built collectively these days because the cost of innovation has become too high for any one company...

Security

Aug 10, 2017

Research and education networks join...

With the escalation of major global cyber...

Conferences / eResearch / GLAMs

Aug 9, 2017

What do fast networks and services,...

The answer is Identifiers. AARNet is involved in activities in both...

Conferences / GLAMs

Jul 24, 2017

Breaking new ground for GLAM tech

VALA has a 40 year history and a well-earned reputation for breaking new ground in supporting library technology practice and increasingly, galleries, libraries, archives and museums (GLAM) technology practice.  This year, from 12-14 July, VALA held its first ever “Tech Camp” and around 100 technologists from the GLAM sector gathered in Melbourne...

Services

Jul 20, 2017

New applications and updates for CloudStor

Are you a CloudStor user or curious to know more how CloudStor can help improve workflow for your research collaboration.  Watch the short CloudStor Roadmap video from Networkshop 2017 and find out what's new and in the works for CloudStor: Improved support and monitoring Image thumbnails Group drives User validations ...

Education / K-12 Schools / Network

Jul 5, 2017

5 reasons why your school should consider network diversity

More and more Australian schools are moving increasing...

AARNet

Jun 15, 2017

AARNet 2016 Annual Report – the year in review

We are pleased to announce the publication...

Network

May 19, 2017

Why research and education networks? Demonstrating their power for big data transfers

One of the big questions often asked of R&E networking is...

Services

May 18, 2017

Introducing the CloudStor Collections App

AARNet has deployed CloudStor Collections (version 1.1)...

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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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Security

May 17, 2017

Analysis of Australia’s exposure to WannaCry

Over the weekend of 13 & 14 May, hundreds of thousands of computer systems at government agencies, hospitals and companies  in dozens of countries were affected by the malicious WannaCry cyber attack, which locked computers and held files to ransom. Australia is among the countries affected. Here, Edward Farrell, Director & Principal Consultant at...

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...

Network

Apr 6, 2017

In the Field story of the week: disaster warning

NOAH (Nationwide Assessment of Hazards) is an advance warning service developed by the Phillipines to manage the risk of natural disasters such as typhoons, floods, landslides, and volcanos – the Philippines is a country that has it all. Ranking 3rd place on the World Risk Index, behind Vanuatu and Tonga, the Philippines...

K-12 Schools / Security

Apr 5, 2017

Cybersecurity tips from machine learning researcher

Machine learning is offering insights into the...

Services / Videos

Mar 30, 2017

WSU teams up with AARNet and Zoom to build online collaborative culture

VIDEO INTERVIEW: Western Sydney University (WSU) partnered with...

Conferences

Mar 28, 2017

AARNet attends Science Meets Parliament 2017

Three AARNet staff members were among around 200...

eResearch

Mar 24, 2017

New Science Minister acknowledges importance of science

The new Minister for Industry, Innovation and...

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Education / K-12 Schools / STEM

Mar 23, 2017

AARNet robotics bursaries for national final newcomers

Four fledgling teams who reached the Australian...

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...