Press Releases

WINS Receives Honors in 2019 HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards

For Immediate Release DENVER, Co. (Nov. 18, 2019) — The Women in IT Networking at SC (WINS) has been recognized in the annual HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards, presented at the 2019 International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis. The list of winners was revealed at the HPCwire booth at the …

KINBER President and CEO Wendy Huntoon to Step Down

For Immediate Release HARRISBURG, Pa. (Oct. 1, 2019) — The Keystone Initiative for Network-Based Education and Research (KINBER) today announced that its President and CEO, Gwendolyn “Wendy” Huntoon, is stepping down as president and CEO effective Oct. 31. Ms. Huntoon will continue to act as a consultant to KINBER. Vice President Nathan Flood will serve …

PENNSYLVANIA’S KINBER BEGINS PILOT PROGRAM TO SUPPORT COMPETITIVE E-SPORTS AT EDINBORO UNIVERSITY

The Keystone Initiative for Network Based Education and Research (KINBER), Pennsylvania’s statewide research, education and community network organization, today announced it has begun providing its new E-Sports Direct Connect (KESDX) service to Edinboro University. The university will be the first organization in Pennsylvania to participate in KINBER’s e-sports pilot program. KINBER launched its highly anticipated …

KINBERCON 2019 SHOWCASES HOW NEXT GENERATION NETWORKS FOSTER INNOVATION AND BOLSTER RESEARCH, EDUCATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN PA

More than 275 leaders and technologists gathered April 1–3, at the DoubleTree by Hilton Center City in Philadelphia, to attend KINBERCON 2019, the eighth annual conference of the Keystone Initiative for Network Based Education and Research (KINBER). The annual event highlights KINBER’s key role as a catalyst for the innovative use of digital technologies, and …

Award winning ‘Women in IT Networking at SC’ Program Selects Five Participants for SC18

Five women IT professionals have been selected to participate in the “Women in IT Networking at SC” (WINS) inclusivity program at SC18. They will join more than 180 peers from leading high performance networking organizations around the globe to help build and operate SCinet, the SC conference’s dedicated high-capacity network. SCinet and WINS provide an …