Global networking

GÉANT reaches more than 100 countries worldwide via extensive global partnerships and GÉANT-managed networking projects, keeping GÉANT at the heart of g​​lobal research and education networking.


GÉANT collaborates with global research and education network partners to ensure high performance connectivity is in place, and also to make a range of services available to user groups across the world, enhancing their ability to work together.

GÉANT manages research and education networking projects serving Europe, the Mediterranean, Africa and Central Asia. In addition, it supports research and education networking organisations in Latin America, the Caribbean and Asia-Pacific, coordinates E​​urope-China collaboration and nurtures relationships with counterparts in North America.


Our service collaborations cover areas such as network performance monitoring, connectivity roaming (eduroam) and federated access (eduGAIN), and real-time communications (eduCONF and

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