Archives for January 2015

Campus CI Site Visit Request

Are you looking for strategic consulting resources that can help you to enhance your infrastructure? The Keystone Initiative for Network Based Education and Research (KINBER) wants to inform you about an outstanding opportunity. The National Science Foundation (NSF) has funded Internet2 to lead site visits to non-research-intensive institutions that are actual or potential participants in NSF Campus Cyberinfrastructure programs, which allow you to apply for grant funds to build your … [Read more...]

Operating Innovative Networks (OIN) Workshop

KINBER wants to share an exciting opportunity with you. 3Rox, OARnet and Pitt are working with ESNet, GlobalNOC, and Internet2 to offer a two-day Operating Innovative Networks (OIN) workshop in Pittsburgh during the week of March 16, 2015.  (The date is being finalized.) The organizers request your feedback for the event (see 8-question survey link below) and expression of interest for attending the event by Friday, Jan. 30. What is the OIN workshop?  The Operating Innovative Networks (OIN) … [Read more...]

Geisinger Connects to Statewide Research and Education Network

DANVILLE, Pa. -- Geisinger Health System has become the first health care organization to be connected to PennREN, the Pennsylvania Research and Education Network, a public network exchange built and managed by the Keystone Initiative for Network Based Education and Research (KINBER) to provide broadband connectivity, foster collaboration and promote innovative use of digital technologies for the benefit of Pennsylvanians. KINBER is a non-profit coalition of Pennsylvania's education, … [Read more...]

CC*DNI Announcement and Webinar

Dear KINBER members, As Wendy Huntoon mentioned during the Dec. 17 webinar, Preparing Your National Science Foundation Campus Cyberinfrastructure Proposal, the next National Science Foundation funding opportunity was announced over the holidays. In addition to a name change highlighting an emphasis on data and network infrastructure activities, the Campus Cyberinfrastructure - Data, Networking, and Innovation (CC*DNI) also merged with the Data Infrastructure Building Blocks (DIBBs) - … [Read more...]