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GARR

THE ITALIAN RESEARCH AND EDUCATION NETWORK

Ultra-fast connectivity for data and knowledge sharing

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ULTRA- HIGH CAPACITY INFRASTRUCTURE

INFRASTRUTTURA AD ALTE PRESTAZIONI

20000

OPTICAL FIBRES

782

ANNUAL DATA TRAFFIC

22

BACKBONE CAPACITY

600

INTERCONNECTION TO THE EUROPEAN GÉANT NETWORK

20000

Fibra ottica

724

traffico dati all’anno

20

capacità di dorsale

400

interconnessione alla rete europea Géant

High-speed connections

3000000

USERS

1000

CONNECTED SITES

120

POPs NATIONWIDE

INTERNATIONAL CONNECTIONS


 

The GARR network is interconnected with research and educational networks worldwide. Along with other European networks, GARR is a founding member of GÉANT, the European research fiber fibre optic backbone that interconnects European research networks at high capacity and, in turn, is globally interconnected with America, Asia, Africa and Oceania.

NATIONAL AND EUROPEAN PROJECTS

Skills4EOSC

https://www.skills4eosc.eu/
The main goal of the project is to coordinate a network of competence centres at the national, regional, and thematic levels for the development of skills necessary to practice open science, apply FAIR principles in research results management, ...

ICSC

https://www.supercomputing-icsc.it/
ICSC is one of the 5 National centres established by the NRRP, Next Generation EU. A unique project in Europe, it aims to create an ecosystem dedicated to all computing needs for research and industrial applications. ICSC is organised with a cen...

TeRABIT

https://www.terabit-project.it/
TeRABIT is a research infrastructure funded through NRRP, Next Generation EU funds. The objective is to propose a development in the models of usage and access to High Performance Computing (HPC), offering cutting-edge solutions for the Italia...

ICDI

https://www.icdi.it/it/
ICDI (Italian Computing and Data Infrastructure) is the national initiative for the Open Science Cloud, created by leading Italian research institutions with the aim of promoting synergies at the national level to strengthen Italy's participat...

EaPConnect phase 2

https://eapconnect.eu/
Launched in July 2015, the Eastern Partnership Connect (EaPConnect) project aims to establish and manage a high-speed broadband internet network for research and education in the six partner countries of the Eastern Partnership in Eastern Euro...

GÉANT- GN5-1

https://geant.org/gn5-1/
GN5-1 aims to provide a faster, more resilient, and secure connectivity infrastructure, along with collaboration services, to facilitate researchers' and students' access to programs that promote effective collaboration among virtual research ...

GÉANT- GN5- IC1

GN5-IC1 envisions a new plan and implementation for an intercontinental connectivity investment program aimed at addressing the growing demand for network capacity. The main goal is to drive a transformation in scientific and computational dig...

GÉANT- GN5-FPA

Within the 7-year strategic framework GN5-FPA, GÉANT aims to enhance connectivity and services for research in Europe, bridging the gap between developed and less developed regions. The goal is to provide secure, cost-effective, highly available...

GÉANT-GN4-3N

https://network.geant.org/gn4-3n/
GN4 Phase 3 Network is an ambitious 60-month project aimed at restructuring the European backbone of the GÉANT research network to extend and enhance network and cloud service access to European users, regardless of their location. The goal is...

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      ABOUT US

      GARR network is conceived and managed by the GARR Consortium, a non-profit association founded under the auspices of the Ministry of Education, University, and Research. GARR members are CNR, ENEA, INAF, INFN, INGV, and all Italian universities represented by the CRUI Foundation.