OARnet helps CEMAS exhibit remote microscopy at national trade show

For a microscopy center, the chance to show 2,000 visiting researchers and microscopists the cutting-edge capabilities one offers is too important to hit any snags. So when the 2016 Microscopy & Microanalysis meeting came to Columbus, Ohio, The Ohio State University’s Center for Electron Microscopy and Analysis (CEMAS) turned to OARnet to help exhibit its local and, more importantly, remote microscopy capabilities.

OARnet hosts national meeting of networking community

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Columbus, OH (September 10, 2012) -A lot can happen in a quarter of a century, especially in the field of technology. This week, friends and colleagues of the Ohio Academic Resources Network (OARnet) are traveling here from across the country to celebrate the many achievements of the statewide networking organization on its 25th anniversary.

OARnet Member Rio Grande Community College Supports OMMC Goals


Editor's Note: OARnet member Rio Grande Community College, working with OMMC partner Horizon Telcom, is extending its fiber-optic infrastructure to surrounding regions of Ohio. Students, businesses and health care will benefit from the higher bandwidth. This story has been reprinted with permission from the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College.

OARnet to Host Worldwide Testing of New Video Conferencing Technology Today


Columbus, Ohio (October 11, 1999) - More than 80 national and international research institutions and networking organizations are participating in Megaconference, the world's largest H.323 Internet video conference, being held today in Seattle. Megaconference runs in conjunction with the Fall Internet2 Meeting, taking place today through Wednesday. The Megaconference is a permanent, continuous multipoint H.323 Internet video conference organized and supported by the Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) located in Columbus.