Internet2 is a consortium being led by over 200 universities working in partnership with industry and government to develop and deploy advanced network applications and technologies, accelerating the creation of tomorrow's Internet.
Benefits & Features
Internet2 is recreating the partnership among academia, industry, and government that fostered today's Internet in its infancy. The primary goals of Internet2 are to:
- Create a leading edge network capability for the national research community
- Enable revolutionary Internet applications
- Ensure the rapid transfer of new network services and applications to the broader Internet community.
For more information on Internet2, please see FAQs about Internet2 on the Internet2 website.
Network traffic is automatically routed to Internet2 member destination sites.
There is no charge for this service, which is considered a common-good service.