ERIC Number: EJ591474
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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In Global Contest To Build Networks, Does the Race Go to the Swiftest?
Young, Jeffrey R.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v45 n47 pA21,A24 Jul 30 1999
Canadian universities now have the fastest research network backbone in the world, CA*Net 3, claiming it can transmit the contents of the Library of Congress in one second. In the United States, network officials feel that their competing Internet2 project supports more research into new network applications than the Canadian project. CA*Net 3 project participants focus on cooperation. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Canada