Internet2 Establishes Direct Peering to Microsoft Cloud Services

InvataCloud is proud to announce we are part of the Microsoft and Internet2 peer 2 peer network;

http://www.internet2.edu/news/detail/4698/

“Microsoft and Internet2 have agreed to establish direct peering to leverage the nation’s fastest research and education network in bringing the power and diversity of Microsoft cloud services to the entire education and research community,” said Shelton Waggener, senior vice president, Internet2.

 

This new agreement enables improved access to infrastructure and application services that support virtual learning environments and large-scale data intensive research projects, through the use of Microsoft’s high performance computing clusters, collaboration tools, and disaster recovery service