Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Sunday July 31, 2011

29 Universities Seek to Build High-Speed Networks

A project is under way across the United States in small college towns to bring the surrounding communities around the college/university into the world of ultra high-speed data networking. The project is known as Gig.U: The University Community Next Generation Innovation Project. Try saying that three times quickly. big grin

"These networks drive economic growth," said University of Missouri chancellor Brady Deaton. "It will turn the entire city into a laboratory for high-bandwidth technology."