GÉANT Project (GN4-3)​ delive​rab​les


The GÉANT p​roject has a range of deliverables and​ white papers associated with the activities. These will be made available on this page once published.​​​​​​​​

2 June 2021
Deliverable D8.13 GÉANT Community Requirements for Crisis Management
This document describes the crisis management measures GÉANT National Research and Education Networks have in place, the challenges they still face, what their needs are and how the Crisis Management Task within GN4-3 Work Package 8 Security proposes to help them.

7 May 2021

D8.12 GÉANT Community Requirements for Business Continuity Planning

This document gives an overview of Business Continuity Management (BCM) and provides guidelines for NRENs on implementation. It shows relations with and dependency on other processes and gives guidance on how to make optimal use of combining security and continuity improvements from different angles.

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12 February 2021

D8.3 eduVPN_v2.0

This document presents the second generation eduVPN client apps, which were released during Q4 2020. The new design of the client apps simplifies the user experience by hiding complexity. It puts identity discovery first and solves the service discovery issue users were previously confronted with. All apps now also have the same look-and-feel and the same flow.

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11 January 2021
D3.4 International User Support Process and Activities Report
This document reports on the International User Support Process and Activities through three use cases, ITER, Belle II and CTAO, which have been chosen to illustrate the activities of WP3 T2 in different fields and involving different services: AAI and network for ITER, end-to-end data transfer optimisation for Belle II, and consulting for CTAO.

11 December 2020

Deliverable D3.3 Compendium Report (1)

The GÉANT Compendium provides an authoritative reference source for anyone with an interest in the development of research and education networking in Europe and beyond. Published since 2000, the Compendium provides information on key areas such as NREN users, services, traffic, budget and staffing. This report primarily covers the period January to December 2018, extending to 2019 and 2020 where Compendium survey data are supplemented by data from other sources. The GÉANT NREN Compendium may be found online at: https://compendium.geant.org/.

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1 December 2020

D2.5 Project Communications Strategy and Plan (2)

This deliverable describes the communications strategy and plan for Month 24 to Month 36 of GN4-3.

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25 November 2020

D6.6 Transforming Services with Orchestration and Automation

The digital transformation process challenges the traditional approach to network services demanding agility and flexibility in all stages of service management. Using Orchestration, Automation and Virtualisation (OAV) as technology drivers, the activities undertaken by the Network Services Evolution and Development task (Task 2) of the Network Technologies and Services Development Work Package (WP6) of the GÉANT project are focusing on helping the community tackle service transformation in an interoperable way by proposing a high-level architectural blueprint. The work on the Service Provider Architecture platform showcases a solution that follows the proposed concepts and principles.

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22 September 2020
D2.4 Service Stakeholder Communications Strategic Plan (2)
This document examines all services delivered within the GN4-3 project (excluding Learning and Development) to set out and plan their marketing communications needs throughout the second period of the project lifecycle (May 2020 – August 2021).

3 August 2020
D3.9 GÉANT Support for R&E during the Early Stages of the COVID-19 Pandemic
This document summarises the work GÉANT and its European and global partner networks have been doing to support research and education during the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, with particular focus on activities being supported by the EC.

9 June 2020
D8.1 Summary of Security Training and Awareness Campaign Materials
Description: This document summarises which security training and awareness campaign materials are available to NRENs, identifying areas where gaps exist and it would be beneficial to the GÉANT community to develop additional security trainings and materials, and explore new training approaches.

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30 March 2020
D6.5 Network Technology Evolution Report
The deliverable reports on the work on network technologies performed as a part of the Network Technology Evolution task in the Network Technologies and Services Development Work Package of the GÉANT 4-3 project. Technologies in the scope of the work included White box (WB), Data Plane Programming (DPP), Router for Academia, Research and Education (RARE), Data Transfer Node infrastructure (DTN), Low Latency transfer (LoLa), Optical Time and Frequency Networks (OTFN) and Quantum Key Distribution (QKD).

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09 March 2020
D3.1 Stakeholder Engagement Activity and Plan
This document describes GN4-3’s approach to stakeholder engagement, as led by Work Package 3 User and Stakeholder Engagement, and brings together the 2020 engagement plans of each Work Package. It provides an overview of who the stakeholders are and how they are being engaged with, to enable effective oversight by WP3 and ensure an efficient, fully coordinated approach to outreach.

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07 March 2020
D8.2 Security Baseline for NRENs
This deliverable sets out a Security Baseline for organisational security against which NRENs can assess their own security position internally, recognise gaps that need development and plan for future projects.

10 February 2020
D6.4 Campus Network Management
This document reports on Campus Network Management as a Service activities in the GÉANT and NREN community and offers some guidelines to the NRENs who offer the service to produce their own Service Definition and contract documents.

30 October 2019
D6.3 White Box Evaluation 
This deliverable reviews whether new types of white box devices can be used by the research and education community and for which use cases. The ability to program the data plane thanks to a high abstract level language (P4) opens the door to new applications for research and education. Two use cases are presented here: In-band Network Telemetry and Distributed Denial of Service attack mitigation. The Router for Academia, Research and Education project (RARE) investigates also if it is possible to use open source Network Operating System (NOS). Number of pages: 30

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30 September 2019
D2.2 Service Stakeholder Communications Strategic Plan
Description: This document examines all services delivered within the GN4-3 project (excluding Learning and Development) to set out and plan their marketing communications needs throughout the first period of the project lifecycle (January 2019 – April 2020).

30 September 2019
D6.2 Automation and Orchestration of Services in the GÉANT Community
This document reports on a survey of Orchestration, Automation and Virtualisation (OAV) practices in the GÉANT and NREN community, on follow-up community events, and presents a brief OAV market analysis. It concludes by proposing future steps for the WP6 Task 2 team.

4 July 2019

D2.1 Project Communications Strategy and Plan

This deliverable describes the communications strategy and plan for M1-M23 of GN4-3.

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​The GÉANT Proj​​ect

The project is co-funded by Europe's NRENs and the EU. 


As part of the GÉANT 2020 Framework Partnership Agreement (FPA), the project receives funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under Grant Agreement No. 856726 (GN4-3).