Internet2 Links of Interest
The Internet2 Commons provides multi-party videoconferencing services with advanced features such as simultaneous streaming, archiving, high-bandwidth support, and multiple video layout options. Internet2 members and partners can connect to their peers, independent of endpoint brands, through an existing Internet2 network connection.
Visit this link to learn more about educational resources available through MAGPI, the Mid-Atlantic GigaPoP in Philadelphia for Internet2, one of two Internet 2 GigaPoPs in Pennsylvania. MAGPI is a division of the University of Pennsylvania, and provides connectivity to the Internet2 backbone to a variety of organizations in three states (PA, NJ, and DE).
Internet2 provides the communication pathway for educators and researchers to collaborate on new technologies, applications, and development of best practices. This link provides examples of such collaboration.
Collection of videos, images, and MS Powerpoint presentations that help highlight compelling Internet2 applications across the K20 community.
Internet2 is a consortium being led by over 200 universities working in partnership with industry and government to develop and deploy advanced network applications and technologies, accelerating the creation of tomorrow's Internet. Internet2 is recreating the partnership among academia, industry and government that fostered today´s Internet in its infancy. This link will provide you with the current list of member Universities.
Read the latest news about Internet2.
See past, present and future Internet2 related events.
Internet2 is interconnected to over 45 similar research and education networks across the globe. To see a list of these international partners, visit this link.
Want to find out if you're on Internet2? Internet2 Detective offers computer users easy access to the status and capabilities of their current network connection by providing information about advanced network capabilities, including connectivity to an Internet2 backbone network.