Press Releases

American Fiber Systems Signs Optical Network Agreement with OARnet 
Dark fiber provides ultimate broadband connectivity throughout greater Cleveland area, universities and research institutions

 (Mar 24, 2003)


 

For more information, contact:
American Fiber Systems, Inc.
John Marchaesi
585-340-5400 x130
jmarchaesi@americanfibersystems.com

Rochester, NY (March 24, 2003) - American Fiber Systems (AFS), a leading national provider of metropolitan fiber optic networks, today announced that it has signed a 20-year agreement with OARnet’s OSCnet for dark fiber services in Cleveland.

 

Cincinnati Education Research Fiber Loop to Connect with Ohio's Third Frontier Network 
The Third Frontier Network (TFN), along with the Cincinnati Education Research Fiber Loop (CERF), will help create the nation's most advanced research network.

 (Mar 19, 2003)

Columbus, Ohio (March 19, 2003) - The Third Frontier Network (TFN), along with the Cincinnati Education Research Fiber Loop (CERF), will help create the nation’s most advanced research network. Eventually, TFN and CERF will serve libraries, hospitals, cultural institutions, and corporate research communities.

 

OCDE 2004 Conference -- Call for Proposals 
The Ohio Commons for Digital Education partners - Ohio Learning Network, OhioLINK, and the Ohio Supercomputer Center - are seeking proposals for the Convergence of Libraries, Learning and Technology Conference, March 7- 9, 2004 in Columbus.

 (Mar 3, 2003)


The Ohio Commons for Digital Education partners - Ohio Learning Network, OhioLINK, and the Ohio Supercomputer Center - are seeking proposals for the Convergence of Libraries, Learning and Technology Conference, March 7- 9, 2004 in Columbus. OCDE 2004 will feature both submitted and invited papers, technical sessions, pre-conference workshops, and plenary presentations.

 

National Technology Agencies Host Joint Conference in Columbus 
Columbus is set to host a technology conference that for the first time will bring together five nationally recognized technology institutions that play a major role in the development and distribution of information

 (Apr 11, 2002)
 
 

OARnet Unveils Internet2 Capability Through Live Medical Procedure 
An audience watched a surgeon sew up a herniated bladder as another surgeon, two miles away in the Rhodes State Office Tower, collaborated with him as part of a live demonstration of Internet2 technology on January 11 .

 (Jan 7, 2000)


Columbus, OH -- January 7, 2000 -- An audience watched a surgeon sew up a herniated bladder as another surgeon, two miles away in the Rhodes State Office Tower, collaborated with him as part of a live demonstration of Internet2 technology on January 11 .

 

ITEC-Ohio Press Conference 
Ohio has beome a national technology development leader in testing and evaluating emergin Internet technologies

 (Jan 7, 2000)

 

Tuesday Jan. 11, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Rhodes State Office Tower
Lobby Hearing Room
30 East Broad St.

 

OARnet to Host Worldwide Testing of New Video Conferencing Technology Today 
More than 80 national and international research institutions and networking organizations are participating in Megaconference

 (Oct 11, 1999)
 
 

Ohio High School Students Witness the Future 
Tomorrow's world is being experienced today -- at least by 11 Ohio high school students.

 (Jul 21, 1999)
 

Columbus, Ohio - (July 21, 1999) - Tomorrow's world is being experienced today -- at least by 11 Ohio high school students.

These high school students are using technologies most of us never will. And it's all happening during the 1999 Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) Summer Institute: Computing and Networking for the New Millennium. The Institute, which runs July 12-23, immerses freshmen and sophomores in the technologies that are helping to shape the future -- high performance computing and networking.

 

CALL TO PARTICIPATE Collaboration and Visualization Over the Network 
WHAT: The Ohio Supercomputer Center and Wright State University are co-sponsoring a one-day conference on November 10, 1997 on the topics of network applications for collaboration, visualization, and virtual reality.

 (Nov 10, 1997)


WHAT: The Ohio Supercomputer Center and Wright State University are co-sponsoring a one-day conference on November 10, 1997 on the topics of network applications for collaboration, visualization, and virtual reality.

 

Internet 2 in Ohio A Discussion Paper for Internet 2 Ohio Members and other Higher Education Institutions 

 (Mar 3, 1997)

(March 3, 1997) - Internet 2 is a high performance networking initiative whose mission is to:

Facilitate and coordinate the development, deployment, operation and technology transfer of advanced, network-based applications and network services to further U.S. leadership in research and higher education and accelerate the availability of new services and applications on the Internet. (http://www.internet2.edu/html/about_i2.html)

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