GÉANT featured articles 

Every issue of CONNECT includes dozens of articles covering the diverse activities of the GÉANT community. This library has been established to provide easier access to that wealth of content, and will grow rapidly ​to include selected articles from all issues. ​


Supporting European life sciences.

​​​Cloud services

Busy times as widespread deployments get underway.

The CONNECT Interview

Joe Metzger of ESnet.

GEANT_board3.jpgVoice of the GÉANT Bo​​ard

CONNECT spoke to Sabine Jaume-Rajaonia, Head of Strategy at RENATER and GÉANT Board member since 2014.


Online student validation for retail and commercial services​.

GEANT_board3.jpgQ&A  - Gerfried Stocker​

TNC17’s Opening Keynote speaker Gerfried Stocker certainly understands the challenges and opportunities offered by technology.

UNIVERSITY3.jpgUp to university (UP2U) - A new EU-funded project by GÉANT

Bridging the gap between schools and universities through informal education.

deirdre_3.jpgThe importance of academic peering​

Q&A with prof. Deirdre Carabine – virtual University of Uganda.

steve-c_small.jpgQ&A: Steve​​ Cotter

Less than a year after his appointment as GÉANT CEO Steve Cotter has already won the support of the European Union in the European Science Cloud​.

services_small.jpgDelivering an integrated services p​​​ortfolio

GÉA​NT develops services to sup​​port researchers, educators and innovators - at national, European and international levels.​

GÉANT and the European Open Science Cloud

How GÉANT can help achieve the EC’s vision for Open Science in Europe.

InfiniCortex project

Breaking the walls of supercomputing centres.

Innovating Colosseo

Art and science come together over the network.

The Sound of Space Discovery

GÉANT helps to transform Voyager data into a musical duet.

Q&A with Barbara J. Ryan

Barbara J. Ryan is Secretariat Director of the intergovernmental Group on Earth Observations (GEO).

CAREN project

Empowering Central Asian research and education​.

eduGAIN and eduGATE

Supporting research and education across Ireland.

GEANT_board3.jpgPlanning for the future of the GÉANT network

CONNECT talks to the GÉANT Operations Team to find out more about the network.

GEANT_board3.jpgThe CONNECT Interview: Heather Flanagan​

Heather is engaged in the standards development community, and involved in international R&E identity management discussions.

GEANT_board3.jpgVoice of the GÉANT Bo​​ard

​In a new series of Board member interviews, CONNECT spoke to newest member Andreas Dudler to understand his views on community needs.

klaas4.jpgInterview: Klaas Wierenga

​creator of the eduroam service and well known in the global R&E community Klass has joined GÉANT as Chief Community Support Officer.

testbeds3.jpgGÉANT Testbeds Service

The pace of research into advanced networking technologies and services is accelerating with new systems being developed to take advantage of expanded network capabilities.

di4r_small.jpgDigital Infrastruc​tures for Resear​ch 2016​

On 28-30 September Europe’s e-infrastructures  join forces to host the 6rst Digital Infrastructures for Research event, DI4R.

clouds_small.jpgGame-changer for c​lou​​d services

36 NRENs across Europe can now offer a range of IaaS cloud services from leading suppliers to their institutions and users.​

sonification_small.jpgWhere data son​​ification and sports medicine meet​​​​

One can only wonder if the author of Harmonices Mundi imagined that the theories he proposed would one day be used in the medical clinic.

How the Cloud benefits research and education

Cloud computing offers new opportunities and challenges.

1st European laryngological live surgery broadcast from Poznań

This interactive videoconferencing session took place in December 2015.

The Gender Gap

Women in ICT and the national research and education networking community.

All the world's a stage!

High-speed networks are transforming global arts and humanities.