SLAC Computer Networking: Old Announcements, Hot Topics, News Items
Rector of Pakistani University Visits SLAC
from SLAC Today.
Bandwidth Challenges and World Records
audio, video & synchronized slides (Quicktime, 128.5MB)
Quantifying the Digital Divide from an Internet Point of View
audio, video & synchronized slides (Quicktime, 88.8MB)
Physics Online and Overseas
from SLAC Today.
A Better Internet" news story from ComputerWorld.
Bandwidth Challenge Results from SlashDot
SC|05 Bandwidth Challenge, SLAC Interaction Point.
Bringing the Internet to China
Brit Boffins aim to Beat LAN speed record from vnunet.com
SLAC's participation in the SC05 Bandwidth Challenge
Our broadband "out of phase" from Australian IT
Global Internet Analysis: Australia possibly out of phase
UNE News and Events
Pinger Quantifies the Digital Divide from Science Grid This Week.
Internet Speed Quadrupled by International Team During 2004 Bandwidth Challenge
101Gbits/s! SLAC/Caltech/U Manchester/FNAL/CERN SC2004 Bandwidth Challenge,
10th anniversary of SLAC/HENP bringing the Internet to China, from
ComputerWorld, also see
the Ten Years Ago, SLAC
Brought the Internet to China from the SLAC Interaction
Networking with China, SLAC-PUB-6478, 1994.
Networking: The Next Generation
Better TCP Invented at NCSU and evaluated by SLAC,
Developing countries and the global science web, an ICTP/SLAC article
from the December CERN Courier.
Caltech, SLAC, and LANL Set Network Performance Marks
12/2/03 - SLAC to display
PingER project at SIS-Forum, Geneva under
Fundamental Science and Enabling Technologies Theme.
9-13 Dec '03.
Bandwidth Challenge Teams Push Networking Performance Envelope at SC2003 Conference -
Sustained 23 Gigabits Per Second Sets New Record
Caltech/SLAC/LANL/U Manchester "Bandwidth Lust" team captures the
SuperComputing 2003 maximum bandwidth Bandwidth Challenge award
with 23.21Gbits/s, transferring
over 6.6 PBytes in less than 50 minutes.
8/4/03 - High Speeds
are good for Guinness, from DoE Pulse magazine.
Guinness World Record for Internet2 Land Speed Record
State of Network Monitoring and Analysis in the US
CENIC "Road to Ten Gigabit" Award to Caltech, CERN, SLAC & LANL
Record transfer of Data between CERN and California,
from CERN Bulletin
Internet2 Land Speed Record broken again
by team from Caltech, CERN, SLAC and LANL.
Software breaks data transfer record from Nature.
Caltech computer scientists develop FAST protocol to speed up Internet
New Intercontinental Internet Performance Records Set in Internet2 Land Speed Record Competition
Appletalk Routing has been shutdown as of 10/01/01
Wireless Networking at SLAC
10/31/00 - SLAC
Phone Switch Upgrade - October 2000
08/18/00 - SLAC
ISDN Service, phase out 09/30/01.
06/06/00 - RIP to be removed
05/23/00 - Central VMS support to terminate at end of 2001
03/23/00 - SLAC Phone System Upgrade