BELLA project: 25-years IRU contract signed

GÉANT, Europe’s leading collaboration on e-infrastructure and services for research and education, and RedCLARA, the Latin American Research and Education Network, today announced the signing of an Indefeasible Right of Use (IRU) contract with

Schools and university at the highest speed

Schools and university at the highest speed

The collaboration between schools and universities represents a viable solution for bandwidth connectivity. An example comes from the city of Genua where some schools collaborated with the local university to interconnect to GARR network.

Italian NREN

5 times faster with the alien technology

GARR has announced the result of a new technological innovation that has made it possible for the Italian research and education network to increase its performance by about 5 times, reaching potential capacity up to 8


Amendment to the GARR AUP

The new version of the Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) for the GARR Network, approved on last 6th November by the BoD, is now online.

IT security

IT Security

Security is a major concern for the education and research community, both in terms of protecting user data, and in


Networking & tecnologies

Evolution of the network

GARR network is always on the leading edge to enable the scientific and academic community to compete and collaborate globally. This means not only constant and rapid capacity upgrades to adapt to user needs,


Advanced multimedia services

This activity was born out of a close collaboration with the live arts community (in particular music and theatre), which led to the exploration of two main areas of activity that contributed to the emergence of new scenarios of use and creative


Grid & Cloud

Given the significant interest in the scientific and academic community for this topic, GARR has been involved since the beginning with the developments in high throughput distributed computing under the GRID paradigm, and has


Digital identities

Research and development activities in the field of digital identity have focused in particular on two areas:

  • testing of a cloud system to facilitate the process of digital identity management by organisations within the identity

Advanced network services


Monitoring has a central role in the context of research on advanced network services. In addition to the participation in the research on this topic during the various stages of GÉANT, GARR has carries out constant


Wireless connectivity

Employees and guests at the GARR office have the following wireless connectivity services available to access the internet.

Optical fibres arrive at Venice Lido

Optical fibres arrive at Venice Lido

14 km of submarine connections bringing the ultra-high speed of GARR network to the Lido, a result of the collaboration between GARR, the City of Venice and Ca' Foscari University

White Paper GARR

Future networks and services: a White Paper by GARR for a shared roadmap

How will telecommunication networks and services be in the coming years? GARR launched a project to analyse the impact that new technologies will have on the service portfolio and the overall architecture of its infrastructure and those of the

Net:art I near in the distance 3

Net:art I near in the distance 3

net:art | near in the distance 3 is a spectacular networked live music and dance performance which will involve 6 cities worldwide: Linz, Barcelona, Praga, Rome, Hailuoto and Mumbai. Austria, Spain, Chzec Republic, Italy, Finland and India will

GARR protagonista a TNC17

GARR participates in TNC17, the leading European conference on Research and Education networking

From 29 May to 2 June, the Austrian city of Linz will host TNC2017, the most important European event on Research and Education Networking. This year the programme is dedicated to


The GARR network employs leading-edge communications technologies, capable of offering the high levels of performance and reliability needed by the research and education community.

At the physical level, the network is

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