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Authentication Software ensures online research security.

Shibboleth 2.0 provides open source framework for campus-based researchers to use online collaboration tools to support work with peers at other institutions. Adding open source implementation of OASIS SAML 2.0 standard, software leverages institution's login and directory systems to authenticate users at their home institution and then passes only relevant information to service provider to...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

ESnet and Internet2 Extend Networking Partnership

Multi-Year Agreement to Provide Foundation for Next-Generation Network to Support Department of Energy Scientists ANN ARBOR, Mich. and BERKELEY, Calif., July 16 - The Department of Energy's (DOE) Energy Sciences Network (ESnet) and Internet2 - two of the nation's leading networking organizations dedicated to research - today announced a multi-year extension to their agreement to deploy and...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Internet2, ProCurve Networking by HP Collaborate on New Internet2 Observatory for Next-Generation Internet Research

LAS VEGAS, May 23 /- Interop 2007 - Internet2, the foremost advanced networking consortium in the United States, is collaborating with ProCurve Networking by HP to upgrade the Internet2 Observatory, which provides real-time data and insight into the Internet2 advanced multi-layer optical and Internet Protocol (IP) research network. ProCurve is delighted to work with Internet2 to facilitate...

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Services

FiberCo Announces Professional Services For Research and Higher Education Community

University of Arkansas and University of Nebraska Immediately Leverage New Services ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 8 /-- FiberCo(R), a fiber holding company formed by Internet2 to support dark fiber initiatives for U.S. research and higher education, today announced that it has teamed with Level 3 Communications to offer a new suite of customized professional services to assist universities and regional...

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Software

Middleware Software and Tools target education institutions.

Signet Privilege Management System and Grouper Group Management Toolkit enable organizations to manage and control individuals' access to online content and campus resources. Signet System provides consolidated, shared authorization data repository to manage user access privileges, while Grouper Toolkit enables both automated and manual mechanisms for assigning users to groups based on their...

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Software

Software implements online authorization architecture.

Standards-based, open-source Shibboleth v1.0 incorporates active privacy management while enabling inter-institutional sharing of Web resources subject to access controls. It emphasizes federated administration and access control based on attributes rather than identity to provide scalable and extensible framework. Shibboleth helps develop architectures, policy structures, practical technologies,...

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Association News

Internet2 Partnership creates network development initiative.

Internet2, Indiana University, and Clean Slate Program at Stanford University have announced Network Development and Deployment Initiative. Built using first production deployment of OpenFlow technology to deliver software defined networking capabilities, NDDI will provide common infrastructure that can create multiple virtual networks, allowing network researchers to test and experiment with new...

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Company News

First Ever Multi-Network, Multi-Vendor 100GigE Wide Area Network Demo to Take Place at SC10

Groundbreaking Collaboration between Sixteen Research and Industry Partners To Enable 100GigE Transport and Routing Demonstration From Chicago to New Orleans Convention Center NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 15, 2010 - Internet2 together with CANARIE, the Dutch Research Consortium, ESnet, NASA, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the Louisiana Optical Networking Initiative (LONI),...

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Company News

Internet2 to Deploy First 100 Gigabit Ethernet Research Network

Organization Extends Partnership with Juniper Networks To Deploy its 100 Gbps Core Routers As First Milestone in Nationwide Network Upgrade ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 11, 2010 -- Internet2 announced today it will begin deployment of a new, nationwide 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GigE) network that, once complete, will be one of the most sophisticated research and education network platforms ever built. The...

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Software

Authentication Software ensures online research security.

Shibboleth 2.0 provides open source framework for campus-based researchers to use online collaboration tools to support work with peers at other institutions. Adding open source implementation of OASIS SAML 2.0 standard, software leverages institution's login and directory systems to authenticate users at their home institution and then passes only relevant information to service provider to...

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Company News

ESnet, Internet2 Complete Coast-to-Coast Next-Generation Network in Support of DOE Scientific Community

BERKELEY, Calif. and ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 15 / -- Two of the nation's leading research networks -- the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Energy Sciences Network (ESnet) and Internet2 -- announced today that they have completed five interconnected rings, each consisting of one or more 10- gigabit-per-second (Gbps) paths, that form a coast-to-coast network that is the backbone of DOE's...

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Company News

Verizon Business Joins Internet2

Organizations plan to collaborate on optical networking, advanced content delivery and security initiatives ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 31 - Internet2, the foremost U.S. advanced networking consortium led by the research and higher education community, has announced that Verizon Business has joined Internet2 as a corporate member. The company plans to engage the consortium in several innovative ways,...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

ESnet and Internet2 Extend Networking Partnership

Multi-Year Agreement to Provide Foundation for Next-Generation Network to Support Department of Energy Scientists ANN ARBOR, Mich. and BERKELEY, Calif., July 16 - The Department of Energy's (DOE) Energy Sciences Network (ESnet) and Internet2 - two of the nation's leading networking organizations dedicated to research - today announced a multi-year extension to their agreement to deploy and...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Internet2, ProCurve Networking by HP Collaborate on New Internet2 Observatory for Next-Generation Internet Research

LAS VEGAS, May 23 /- Interop 2007 - Internet2, the foremost advanced networking consortium in the United States, is collaborating with ProCurve Networking by HP to upgrade the Internet2 Observatory, which provides real-time data and insight into the Internet2 advanced multi-layer optical and Internet Protocol (IP) research network. ProCurve is delighted to work with Internet2 to facilitate...

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Company News

Internet2 Collaborates with Microsoft Corporation to Develop Interoperability of Authentication Technology

Shibboleth Project to Develop Interoperability with Microsoft's Windows CardSpace ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 23 / -- Internet2, the foremost U.S. advanced networking consortium, today announced its plans to develop new extensions to Shibboleth to support Microsoft's Windows CardSpace(TM) and other compatible identity selectors. Adding information card support to Shibboleth, the most widely-deployed...

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Services

FiberCo Announces Professional Services For Research and Higher Education Community

University of Arkansas and University of Nebraska Immediately Leverage New Services ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 8 /-- FiberCo(R), a fiber holding company formed by Internet2 to support dark fiber initiatives for U.S. research and higher education, today announced that it has teamed with Level 3 Communications to offer a new suite of customized professional services to assist universities and regional...

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