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 New York University President John Sexton Keynotes at CANS2014

John Sexton September 15, 2014John Sexton, NYU President, discussed globalization and NYU's Global Network Campus at CANS2014Other Keynoters include Changchun Yang, Vice President of University of International Business and Economics in China; Kevin Thompson, National Science Foundation; Dongbai Ye, Chinese Consulate General in NY; Gang Chen, Institute of High Energy Physics at Chinese Academy of Sciences. 



Chinese and American Network Engineers Demonstrating Inter-Domain, Software-Defined Networking Testbed and Application at CANS2013 and SC13

September 20, 2013 - American and Chinese network engineers demonstrated a network virtualization technique to abstractly link multiple network domains, each controlled by a different organization, in a scalable, secure, agile, and open fashion. The demonstration  enabled the trans-Pacific transfer of genomic data among multiple collaborating networks, showcasing the ability to develop and deploy scientific applications that transfer massive amounts of scientific research data across multiple administrative domains.




The Fourteenth Annual CANS Meeting Held in Hangzhou, China

September 11, 2013 - CANS2013 was hosted by CSTNET (China Science & Technology Network) in the beautiful city of Hangzhou, China. The symposium gathered nearly 150 networking researchers, scientists, engineers and educators from US and Chinese R&E networking community. More




New Singapore Facility Provides Universities Advanced Global Connections for Research and Education

May 7, 2013 - Universities seeking to expand their international programs - or to better support existing global campuses and research - stand to benefit from the advanced data and communications network facility unveiled in Singapore on Tuesday by Internet2, global networking partners and several leading Internet2 member universities. More  




First-ever Around-the-world Network Backup Agreement Signed among ORIENTplus, Internet2, TransPAC3 and CERNET to Improve Service for International Researchers

February 8, 2013 - Vital research collaborations involving China, Europe and the United States will be safeguarded through the first, major agreement among partners running the two main high-speed research and education (R&E) Internet routes across Asia, Europe and North America. More




CANS Leaders Hualin Qian and Steve Wolff Inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame

August 1, 2013 - CANS Leaders Hualin Qian and Steve Wolff were inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame for their significant contributions to the advancement of global Internet. Hualin Qian and Steve Wolff both serve as CANS organizing committee members and program advisors.