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CPE, UK partnership provides link to high-speed Internet2 network

The Council on Postsecondary Education and the University of Kentucky completed an upgrade of the Kentucky Regional Optical Network (KyRON), a project that provides all public universities with a tenfold increase in high speed access to Internet2, operator of the nation’s largest and fastest, coast-to-coast research and education infrastructure.

“We are very pleased to partner with the University of Kentucky on this cutting-edge initiative. The addition of a 100 gigabit connection to Internet2 will provide a much needed boost to advance research at our universities,” said Council President Bob King...(Read Full article Here)

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