The Quilt, a coalition of 30 advanced regional network organizations, is a dynamic forum where leaders from throughout the advanced research and education network community build on the intellectual capital and best practices of network service providers worldwide.
R&E Network CEO Roundtable
This working group of The Quilt provides a forum for executive leaders to hold frank and confidential discussion among peers on the issues facing Research and Education Networks.
The goal of Internet2 is to bring together institutions and resources to develop new technologies and capabilities that can then be deployed in the global Internet. OARnet is the Ohio GigaPOP for Internet2 and provides connectivity to the Internet2 high-performance network. Recently, access to the Abilene network (the Internet2 network) has been expanded to include baccalaureate institutions, community colleges, K-12, libraries, and museums providing opportunities to the broader education community.