ESnet Staff Take Expertise on the Road to Help Universities Operate Innovative Networks

April 05, 2018

Workshops reach 750 engineers at 360 institutions


Although ESnet is well known for its expertise in supporting the transfer of datasets across the country and around the globe, for the past four years the facility's staff has also been transferring their networking expertise to staff at other research and education organizations.

Partnering with Internet2 and Indiana University, ESnet co-led 23 workshops as part of the Operating Innovative Networks (OIN) series. Representatives from Globus, which developed software to facilitate the transfer of large research datasets, also provided support. Through both in-person and online workshops, the organizers reached an estimated 750 network employees at 360 institutions in 39 states and 38 other nations.

Read the full story in the original ESnet article: https://www.es.net/news-and-publications/esnet-news/2018/esnet-staff-take-expertise-on-the-road-to-help-universities-operate-innovative-networks/‚Äč