We have reached an exciting milestone in the renewal of Member (Shareholder) Access Agreements, with the CAUDIT Working Group (CWG) and AARNet representatives finalising the negotiation of a new agreement in April.
CAUDIT and AARNet together wrote to CIOs and IT Directors at each shareholder organisation on the 1st of May, seeking endorsement of the new agreement, and to highlight its new features, which include:
AARNet has now issued an execution copy of the new Access Agreement to each shareholder institution and is looking forward to working with shareholders to implement the new agreement.
We would like to thank both the AARNet and CWG teams for the hard work completed on behalf of the sector and look forward to the new agreement providing a strong foundation for our relationships over the coming period.
Dec 17, 2015
2015 has been another busy and productive year for AARNet. We’ve seen many new customers connected and network builds completed. We’ve also continued to focus our attention on developing ‘above the network’ services to meet the increasingly data-intensive, collaborative and global needs of Australia’s research and education sector. We wish...
Sep 23, 2015
Chris Hancock, CEO AARNet It’s hard to believe the year is nearly over. Our focus continues to be on evolving the network to meet the future needs of the research and education sector. SDN Testbeds and Science DMZ sandboxes are examples of AARNet initiatives underway to inform future network planning....
Sep 22, 2015
Pushing technological boundaries and exploring what the future network might look like has been a focus of AARNet’s activities since the early days of rolling out the Internet in Australia. SDN Testbed Currently, we’re exploring the area of Software Defined Networking (SDN). SDN is an emerging new technology, focused on teasing...