Development of African NRENs and collaborative activities

The presentation describes UbuntuNet Alliance, the rgional REN for eastern and southern Africa This covers status, members and services. It describes briefly its partner West African REN, WACREN. Then AfricaConnect is briefly described including the potential impact on the region. The last section discusses the UbuntuNet role in FP7 projects, focussing specially on the CHAIN project where the UbuntuNet Alliance team are working to encourage the establishment of NGIs and to raise awareness of GRID opportunities in the wider region and to identify Virtual Research Communities who could be beneficiaries


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