The Corporation for Education Network Initiatives in California has upgraded the core backbone of the California Research and Education Network to 100 gigabits per second.
Annual expenditures on surveillance and access control systems in education will reach more than $1.1 billion by 2018.
A private foundation is getting into the field of cyber security with $45 million in grants for three institutions that will use the funding for new initiatives to spark analysis of cyber security policies.
For the sixth year in a row Carnegie Mellon's students dominated the scoreboard for Capture the Flag at last week's 11th annual New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering Cyber Security Awareness Week.
Youngstown State University will deploy a new learning environment along with an auto-rostering tool built specifically for its needs.
Scientists from seven institutions will be consuming 83 million processor hours from a supercomputer at Argonne National Laboratory to better understand why astronomical bodies, including the Earth, generate self-sustaining, large-scale magnetic fields.
Open courseware provider Lumen Learning is publishing a set of guidelines and best practices for developing courses using open educational resources (OER).
Rasmussen College will expand its offerings of self-paced and competency-based programs with the addition of four new associate's degrees.
A professor at MIT has used the videos for the massive open online course version of his Visualizing Japan course to flip the classroom-based version of the same course.
A new transatlantic network will allow research and education users to transfer data between North America and Europe at speeds previously only possible within the continents.