Summer is a traditional time for vacations and holidays. However, we at URAN have another tradition – to use the summer lull not only for recreation but also for planning future events.
We are happy to announce that a new connection has been implemented for Zaporizhzhia State Medical University. Now, damage to one of the three connections will not disrupt the provision of services, and the lack of power supply to one of the city nodes will not lead to the disconnection of the entire network.
Ukraine’s research and education (R&E) community can access many vital services and resources through the eduGAIN service that is provided by URAN Association with support from the EU-funded EaPConnect project. URAN, the NREN of Ukraine, held the webinar on 26 May 2021 to bring its user community up to date on eduGAIN, which is a keystone service that enables use of a wide range of other vital services and resources.
We invite you to the webinar “eduGAIN – your key to digital research and educational services worldwide” which will take place on May 26, 2021, at 14:00.
URAN Association is included to the Register of telecommunications operators, telecommunications providers of the National Commission for the State Regulation of Communications and Informatisation. Record number № 3628 dated March 17, 2021.
Reliable and convenient tools for online events and home learning have become especially important in the past year, with the COVID-19-related transition to remote working. URAN Association, the national research and education network (NREN) of Ukraine, presented its two remote communications services to researchers and educators in a webinar on 25 March 2021, including eduMEET, which was deployed with the support of the EU-funded EaPConnect project.
On February 11, together with the world community, we celebrate the Day of Women and Girls in Science – and honor the female part of the URAN Association team. In anticipation of another important holiday, March 8, our wonderful employees briefly spoke about themselves and their role in science.
What is an NREN and why does Ukraine need it? This subject was discussed on December 17, 2020, at the webinar “What is an NREN and what are its benefits” held by URAN Association, NREN of Ukraine, with the support of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and European partners from GÉANT Association.
Demand for WebClass is growing, and with it, the load on the platform is growing too. URAN has found a solution and now WebClass can hold large enough events for several institutions simultaneously.
More research data can flow between Ukraine and other countries more cheaply, allowing Ukrainians to better participate in international research cooperations without having to leave the country, thanks to the EU-funded EaPConnect project and local partner URAN.
Technical specialists of the URAN Association have completed work on expanding the GÉANT channel (Vienna) from 10 to 20 Gbps
As one of the founders of the Ukrainian Research and Academic Network, URAN, Volodymyr Galagan led the organisation for more than two decades and in recent years he brought it into closer contact with the wider NREN community via GÉANT Association and EaPConnect project. As the first EaPConnect project approaches its end, Volodymyr reflects on his ‘journey’ with URAN
Roman Yatsenko was among the first to test eduMEET and was pleased with the result. As the Head of the E-learning tools Department at Simon Kuznets Kharkiv National University of Economics (KhNUE), he is responsible for the entire spectrum of electronic tools in the educational process, including distance learning technologies.
As the whole world is adapting to working and studying from home in the time of COVID-19 pandemic, in Ukraine researchers, students and teachers have a new tool to help them: eduMEET
We understand the importance of establishing full-fledged training, work and communication in these difficult circumstances of quarantine. Therefore, we suggest using our video conferencing service for free
What does the digital world have to do with cultural heritage? Participants of the annual EaPEC conference, which was held this year in Yerevan, Armenia, proved that digital technologies help preserve and enhance the unique cultural heritage of mankind
Even if your research and educational institution have a staff of just a few people and you do not have the money and human resources to deploy a RADIUS server and maintain a user database, you can still provide your employees with secure access to global Wi-Fi roaming.