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    Janet Netsight is a network information system showing the current and past performance of the Janet network:

    the Janet backbone and its links to the rest of the Internet (the peerings)the links into the regional networksthe links to all Janet customers

    The system is principally available to Janet connected organisations and the operators of regional networks, monitoring some 1200 connections for 850 users. Indications of the status of some network connections can be viewed...

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    New: Next NHS-HE Forum on 16th January 2020, NHS-HE IG Working Group meeting 17th Oct 19

    NHS-Higher Education Connectivity Project: about

    NHS-HE Forum: about+archive, last meeting, next - 16th January 2020, more details soon

    Scotland NHS-HE Forum:archive, next - currently on hold

    NHS & eduroam, List of hospitals providing eduroam

    Govroam  - roaming federation for the public services

    NHS-HE Information Governance Working Group - particularly for...

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    eduroam Meeting Support group is intended for management of booking of equipment to support meetings and events and as a collaborative area for development of the service.

    eMS Introductory Information for Venues - public access

    eMS Technical Description of Infrastructure Supporting the Service - access restricted to members of group

    Events Listing

    Sept 2015 UCISA IG Conference The Oxford Belfrey

    July 2015 UCISA Support Service...

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    IP Multicast is a bandwidth conserving technology that can reduce traffic by transporting single streams of information across the network backbone to regional and local distribution points where the data is replicated for simultaneous delivery to multiple users. Some applications that can take advantage of Multicast include videoconferencing, video serving and news distribution.

    An IPv6 Multicast Technical Guide is available.The updated IPv4 Multicast Technical Guide will be available in...
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    Carrier Ethernet Project – Final ReportCarrier Ethernet technology introductionEmerging Carrier Ethernet Technologies. Technical Overview. The document has 37 pages and includes:Technical description of PB, PBB, PBB-TE, VPLS (EoMPLS) technologies;Metro Ethernet Forum specifications describing Carrier Ethernet as a serviceGlossaryThe Janet Carrier Ethernet project Call for Participation in the projectLightpath Extensions through Regional Networks. Overview of issues and Enabling...
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    Janet

    Welcome to the Janet South West Group

     

    This is the regional group for Janet customers in the South West of England seeking information about Janet connectivity in their region, support, services and contact information.

    The advanced technology at the heart of Janet coupled with the government’s drive for shared services and efficient procurement mean that Janet’s common infrastructure can support multiple communities and deliver significant savings.

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    Janet Peering Policy

    Janet operates an open peering policy subject to our standard peering agreement and all ISPs are invited to peer. We are present at the LINX, IXLeeds, and IXManchester.  Details of Janet's public interconnection points are listed in the table below.

    Janet Public Interconnection Points

    LINX - Telehouse NorthPublic Interconnection 1Janet(UK)Physical AddressTelehouse North - via LINX Juniper LANCoriander AvenueLondonE14 2AAAS Macro announced in...