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									Internet2 at Arcadia


Jennifer MacDougall
Applications Coordinator, MAGPI

Arcadia University
March 16, 2004



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Today’s Agenda

  1. Quick Overview
     Internet2/MAGPI
  2. Advanced Application
     Examples
  3. Q&A and Discussion of
     Arcadia Projects


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What is Internet2?
   “Born” in 1996 by UCAID
   Led by over 200 US
    universities, K20, and
    corporations
   Recreating the partnership
    among academia, industry
    and government that fostered
    today’s Internet in its infancy
   Mission = Develop and deploy
    advanced network
    applications and
    technologies, accelerating the
    creation of tomorrow’s
    Internet
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Internet2 Universities
                   206 University Members,
                   March 2004




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International MoU Map
 Europe-Middle East               Asia-Pacific                       Americas
  ARNES (Slovenia)                 AAIREP (Australia)                 CANARIE (Canada)
  BELNET (Belgium)                 APAN (Asia-Pacific)                CUDI (Mexico)
  CARNET (Croatia)                 APAN-KR (Korea)                    CRNET2 (Costa Rica)
  CESnet (Czech Republic)          APRU (Asia-Pacific)                REUNA (Chile)
  DANTE (Europe)                   CERNET, CSTNET, NSFCNET (China)    RETINA (Argentina)
  DFN-Verein (Germany)             JAIRC (Japan)                      RNP2 (Brazil)
  GIP RENATER (France)             JUCC (Hong Kong)                   SENACYT (Panama)
  GRNET (Greece)                   NECTEC / UNINET (Thailand)
  HEAnet (Ireland)                 SingAREN (Singapore)
  HUNGARNET (Hungary)              TAnet2 (Taiwan)
  INFN-GARR (Italy)
  Israel-IUCC (Israel)
  NORDUnet (Nordic Countries)
  POL-34 (Poland)
  RCCN (Portugal)
  RedIRIS (Spain)
  RESTENA (Luxembourg)
  Stichting SURF (Netherlands)
  SWITCH (Switzerland)
  TERENA (Europe)
  JISC, UKERNA (United Kingdom)


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K20 Initiative

   New K20 Consortium Established
    in 2002
   Focus outreach and connectivity to
    K-12s, Museums, Libraries
   Aim to bridge K-12 to Higher Ed
   Increased opportunities for joint
    funding, student attraction,
    learning and education

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MAGPI GigaPoP
  Mission
   “To deliver regional infrastructure in a cost-
  effective manner and promote applications for the
  region's research and education communities through
  high performance network technology.”

  Regional network aggregation point
  Private research and education network
  Sharing point for information, resources,
   projects


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MAGPI Topology




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Current Members
 Arcadia University        Princeton University
 Chester County            Temple University
  Intermediate Unit         University of
 Childrens’ Hospital of     Pennsylvania
  Philadelphia              Widener University
 Center for Advancing      CERMUSA / St. Francis
  Partnerships in            University
  Education (CAPE)          Villanova University
 Delaware County           Thomas Jefferson
  Intermediate Unit          University and Hospital
 Fox Chase Cancer          NJEDge.Net – The state
  Center                     R&E Network for N. J.
 Johnson & Johnson
  Pharmaceuticals
 Lehigh University                                9
Proposed/Upcoming Members
Carbon Lehigh IU
Montgomery County Community College
Montgomery County IU
University of Delaware
The Franklin Institute
WHYY
Philadelphia Public School District / IU
Academy of Natural Sciences
Curtis Institute of Music
Philadelphia Museum of Art

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Why have Internet2?
The Regular or Commodity Internet
 was not designed for:
  •   Millions of users
  •   Congestion
  •   Multimedia
  •   Real time interaction




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Comparison of Download Times
of “The Matrix” DVD




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Internet2 Applications
 What are “Internet2
  applications”?
 They deliver qualitative and quantitative
  improvements in how we conduct research
  and engage in teaching and learning
 They require advanced networks to work




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Application Attributes
Interactive collaboration
Real-time access to
 remote resources




                             Mark Ellisman, UCSD




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Attributes, cont.
Large-scale, multi-
 site computation and
 data mining
Shared virtual reality
Any combination of
 the above




                Glen Wheless,   15
                 Old Dominion
Different
Disciplines/Contexts
Sciences         Library
Arts             Classroom
Humanities       Clinic
Health care      Office
Business/Law     Laboratory
Administration   Dorm room
…                …
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Arts & Humanities




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Arts & Humanities




               Dancing Beyond Boundaries
                      University of Florida
                   Digital Worlds Institute
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New World Symphony
Master Classes
 over Internet2
High Speed
 Collaboration
 between NWS
 and top music
 schools          NWS


International
 Expansion

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High Performance Group-to-Group
Collaboration ; 150 sites worldwide

http://www.accessgrid.org/




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Education




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PLN Dublin Project
PreK-12 teachers
 working with teachers
 in Dublin at Trinity
 College
Graduate School of
 Education
H.323 Video 768 kbps
HEAnet and MAGPI
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Foreign Languages




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Internet2 to teach Foreign
Languages
French Project
EUMAX Project
Less Commonly Taught
 Languages (Tamil, etc.)
Chester County World Tour


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Health Sciences Career Series
 Geared to promote Health
  Science Careers in the region
   • Nursing, Telepathology, …
 Remote audiences of
                                  Dr. Michael
  students, guidance              Feldman
                                  Penn, School of
  counselors and school nurses    Medicine

 Four-way multipoint
  continuous presence video
  conferencing
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Physicians Assistant/
  Physical Therapy




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St. Francis University/USUHS
  USING SIMULATION MODELS ON I2

        Saint Francis                ISDN
         University




      National Library of Medicine          I2


   Uniformed Services University
               of the
          Health Sciences




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Other Uses of Internet2
Virtual College Tours
Virtual Student/Faculty Interviews
Workforce Development
Professional Development
Dissertation Theses
Streaming Video and Video on
 Demand Library
…

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How to Get More Involved
Talk with your campus IT group and
 local Internet2 liaison - Param Bedi
Join an Internet2 Working Group
Follow activities of ViDeNet
Join Internet2 Mailing Lists
Learn more about advanced initiatives
 e.g., IPv6, Multicast, QoS
Send me feedback/updates/inquiries…

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Don’t Miss…
March 18, 2004
National Internet2 Awareness Day
http://events.internet2.edu/2004/Internet2Day
 /

April 19-22, 2004
Spring Internet2 Member Meeting
http://events.internet2.edu/2004/spring-mm/

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Specific URLs
 I2 Apps and Working Groups
      http://apps.internet2.edu/
 I2 K20 Projects
      http://k20.internet2.edu/currentprojects/
 Research Channel
      http://www.researchchannel.com/
 ViDeNet Cookbook
      http://www.videnet.gatech.edu/cookbook/
 ViDeNet
      http://www.vide.net/



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More Information

http://www.magpi.net
http://www.internet2.edu




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Thank You!

  jmacdoug@magpi.net




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