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Geant teams up with Japan's NICT on network research

Friday 12 February 2016 | 14:59 CET | News
European research and education consortium Geant has signed a new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology in Japan (NICT) to strengthen network research cooperation between Europe and Japan. Under the terms of the MoU, the primary areas of cooperation will include testbed interconnection and interoperability and research in the field of Software Defined Networking (SDN), said the partners. 

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Companies: GEANT / NICT
Countries: Europe / Japan
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