Users & Other Notables
Funding for NaukaNet provided by the US National Science Foundation and the
Ministry for Industry, Science and Technology of the Russian Federation.
Telecommunications services are provided by Telia, Inc.
This NaukaNet web site is available at two locations, in US and Russia:
is a joint US-Russian high performance (155 Mbps) network sponsored by the US National Science Foundation and the Russian Ministry of Industry, Science and Technology to provide next generation Internet services to collaborating US-Russian scientists, educators and students.
Its goals include assisting meritorious scientific collaborations requiring advanced, high performance Internet services; connecting the Russian next generation Internet network to the US vBNS and other next generation networks in the US and elsewhere; and, more broadly, encouraging and supporting productive cooperation between the US and Russian science and education communities.
||Chicago-Moscow ATM Service (Teleglobe)
||Chicago-Moscow POS Service (Teleglobe)
||Chicago-Moscow POS Service (TeliaSonera)
The NaukaNet team has developed a utilization/monitoring system which is described here.. Standard MRTG charts are also available.
The graphics below point to PDF files which illustrate the growth in network usage over the past several months. The new NaukaNet network should have capacity sufficient to carry the program at least through the end of December, 2003 with no network congestion.
The older I grow, the more I am convinced that there is no education which one can get from books and costly apparatus that is equal to that which can be gotten from contact with great men and women. - Booker T. Washington
The map at left
shows current traffic flows across NaukaNet.
Triangles show source of traffic; inverted trianges
indicate destination. Sites connected by arcs are
the heavist current consumers. Colors indicate
network protocols and are described in the key
Current 15 Top Users
2004-06-09 11:54:51 EST