Information resources related to advanced networking technologies and funding opportunities to support US-Russian collaborative projects.
Russian Institute of Public Networking
One of the primary
developers of academic and public networking in Russia and a principal NaukaNet consortium members, RIPN is a non-profit
created in 1991 to help develop telecommunications networks with
special emphasis on needs of governmental, educational, and scientific institutions.
RIPN is also the lead organization of RELARN - an 800 member
strong association of scientific and educational organizations,
and users of computer networks.
Please visit our
NaukaNet page on RIPN
for more information and additional links.
Dr. Alexeii Platonov is the executive director of RIPN and is the
NaukaNet consortium contact at RIPN.