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CESNET’s CzechLight equipment in the Swiss research network

he CzechLight optical devices, which are being developed as part of the research and development activities of the CESNET association, have been deployed in the …

Interview with the new CESNET Director Jakub Papírník

At the beginning of August, the long-time director Jan Gruntorád handed over the management to the newly elected director Jakub Papírník. Interview with the new …

The first inter-city quantum key distribution in the Czech Republic

The e-INFRA CZ consortium has implemented quantum key distribution, which has reached primacy in many ways. Communication secured by encryption through quantum key distribution (QKD) …

Annual report 2020

We published an annual report which provides summary of the development and the most notable achievements of our association in 2020. The report is available …

CESNET Forensic Laboratory celebrates ten years

Just ten years ago, the CESNET Forensic Laboratory (FLAB) was established to support the CESNET-CERTS security team in the analysis of serious security incidents. You …

Cloud services are available to CESNET users

CESNET offers its users cloud and infrastructure services (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) from major commercial providers on discounted terms through framework agreements concluded on the basis …

CESNET has expanded the security of its infrastructure

Due to the increasing frequency and intensity of DDoS cyber-attacks, the CESNET association has strengthened the security of the external perimeter of its network. Security …

Name of the new CESNET director is known

The new director of the CESNET association will be Jakub Papírník, current director of the Charles University Computer Centre. The Board of Directors of the …

The first meeting of the e-INFRA CZ User Council

Today, the first meeting of the e-INFRA CZ User Council took place. The Council had on its agenda the discussion of the goals of e-INFRA …

CESNET increased computing capacity by a quarter

MetaCentrum, operated by the CESNET association, has significantly expanded and modernized its computing infrastructure by 8,423 CPU cores. CESNET integrates computing clusters of academic institutions …