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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 Trans-Pacific Optical Research Testbed (SXTransPORT) dual submarine optical fibre links connecting Sydney to North America is complete. The upgrade boosts bandwidth on both SXTransPORT links from 40 Gbps to 100 Gbps to accommodate the year-on-year growth of research and...

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Apr 29, 2015

Australia-US partnership powers trans-Pacific science and research networking

A long-standing Australia-United States (US) joint venture to facilitate research and education (R&E) network capacity across the Pacific Ocean was celebrated today at a special event held at the Embassy of Australia in Washington DC. AARNet provides the network infrastructure connecting Australia to the US West Coast in partnership with Southern Cross Cable Network (SCCN). With...

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Mar 30, 2015

AARNet connects UNE’s SMART Farm Innovation Centre to the world

The University of New England's AARNet-connected SMART Farm Innovation Centre located at the Kirby Farm near UNE’s Armidale campus in regional New South Wales is now open for business. The Innovation Centre, which sits right in the middle of the operating grazing pasture of UNE’s Sustainable, Manageable, Accessible, Rural Technologies...

K-12 Schools / Media Releases / STEM

Mar 16, 2015

AARNet drives STEM with World robotics win for Australia

An AARNet-sponsored team of high school students...

Media Releases / STEM

Mar 2, 2015

AARNet’s IGLEw brings the Universe to New England TechFest

The AARNet IGLEw (Immersive Global Learning Environment), an inflatable...

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Jul 23, 2014

Australian and New Zealand networks drive scientific research

Australian and New Zealand networks drive scientific...

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Jun 26, 2014

AARNet and Zoom join forces to bring cloud conferencing to higher education

  SYDNEY Australia, 26 June 2014 - AARNet (Australia’s...

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Apr 2, 2014

AARNet brings Box cloud collaboration platform to Research & Education sector

SYDNEY Australia, 2 April 2014 - AARNet (Australia’s Academic and Research...

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Nov 26, 2013

Australia’s Academic and Research Network advances science, education and R&D with Juniper Networks


GLAMs / K-12 Schools / Media Releases / STEM

Nov 4, 2013

AARNet connects Tassie students to Museum Robot for virtual Melbourne Cup Day history lesson

HOBART, Australia – 4 November, 2013. A partnership between Australia’s Academic...

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