Press release - On Friday, June 9th, SURFnet together with ECI Telecom and Tallgrass deployed a 400 Gbit/s connection between Breda and Utrecht. With 400 Gbit/s, this new direct link offers extremely high capacity for education and research in the Netherlands.
Press release - For the second year in a row, SURF is inviting vocational education and training institutions, universities of applied sciences and research universities to nominate changemakers for the SURF Education Awards. Through these awards, SURF recognises the efforts of innovators who use ICT to enhance education.
Press release - - Bandwidth for transatlantic research and education now at record-breaking 740 Gbit/s - Seven-party strong collaboration is first step toward Global Network Architecture for research and education
Press release - Intel and SURFsara will work together to harness the power of Intel’s new CPU architectures for deep learning. This will enable SURFsara to support researchers to train and develop more accurate and powerful models with neural networks that are more complex and on data sets that are larger than the ones typically trained today.
Press release - Amsterdam – Huawei and SURFsara announce their strategic partnership for stimulating ICT-technology innovations in the fields of Smart Healthcare and Smart Energy that will benefit society and a sustainable economy. Today, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for this collaboration has been signed.
Press release - On Friday December 16th, ECI, a global provider of ELASTIC Network® solutions, and SURFnet, the Dutch National Research and Education Network, signed a contract for the optical layer of the SURFnet network.
Press release - During The 2016 Education Days, SURF announced the winners of the first SURF Education Awards. In the teacher category, Farshida Zafar was the biggest change maker, Jan Haarhuis in the ICT and educational professionals category, and Anka Mulder in the board member category.
Press release - Utrecht, 7 November 2016 – In the coming months, SURFnet is set to sign contracts with eight providers that will provide Dutch education and research institutions with affordable and secure IaaS cloud services.
Press release - SURFnet and BTG, the professional branch association for large-scale users of ICT and telecommunications, have concluded an agreement in order to test a provider-independent SIM card.
Philips and SURFsara team up to provide hospitals with ‘Big Data’ research services in the Cloud for precision medicine and population health management
Press release - Philips and SURFsara team up to provide hospitals with ‘Big Data’ research services in the Cloud for precision medicine and population health management
Press release - Utrecht, 11 January 2016 – SURFnet has signed a contract with Wentzo Wireless, supplier of wireless solutions, for the development, supply and maintenance of SURFwireless. SURFwireless is the new Wi-Fi as a Service offer by SURFnet, to be launched in the second quarter of 2016.
Press release - SURF makes Microsoft Azure cloud platform available via a direct, secure and fast connection: SURFlichtpaden. This is being facilitated by collaboration between Microsoft, TelecityGroup and SURF.
Press release - NWO, the Dutch science-funding body and SURF, the collaborative organisation for ICT in Dutch higher education and research, will continue to fund the Netherlands eScience Center (NLeSC) for a further five-year period.
Press release - SURFnet will be modifying the SURFconext cloud integration platform to allow for strong authentication effective August 2015.
Press release - SURFnet is inviting suppliers to respond to the Request for Information (RFI) published today with regard to the further development of the national teaching and research network.