How well the mobile networks would handle the extreme amount of data traffic during the Justin Biber concert has been an interesting question. So far, the answer is: really awfully. 22,000 Beliebers who contiguously shared pictures and videos are a Continue reading NorNet Edge observed mobile networks during Justin Biber concerts
NorNet has been presented at Høgskolen i Oslo og Akershus (HiOA) today. The talk slides can be found here.
Norges teknisk-naturvitenskapelige universitet (NTNU) in Trondheim is now hosting a NorNet Core site. Trondheim is the third-largest city in Norway and being located in the fylke of Sør-Trøndelag. The installation of this site today has finished the initial hardware deployment Continue reading NorNet at NTNU Trondheim
The Institute for Experimental Mathematics (IEM) of the University of Duisburg-Essen in the city of Essen (Germany) is now hosting NorNet Core’s first international site! International sites make it possible to examine and evaluate the connectivity of the Norwegian networks with other Continue reading NorNet Core gets international
The Robustness of networks is not only affected by the accidential disconnection of systems and sites but also by intentional, malicious activities. Therefore, NorNet would also like to support research on network security in the context of multi-homed networks. An Continue reading Network security research with NorNet
Uninett has now allocated the public IPv6 address range 2001:700:4100::/48 for us. That is, researchers will soon be able to make use of direct IPv6 connectivity to external systems!