NORDUnet is the regional research & education network for the 5 Nordic countries (Norway, Finland, Sweden, Denmark, and Iceland). NORDUnet has more than 25 years of history in state of the art networking for the research community, and has participated in numerous advanced international initiatives, including EU-funding initiatives.

Relevant expertise / know-how: Recent initiatives include strong contributions to 6NET, GN2, GN3, and FEDERICA. NORDUnet today has a fibre-and-DWDM core infrastructure providing lambda and hybrid networking services and a state of the art 10 Gbps IP network. In addition, NORDUnet hosts the Nordic Data Grid Facility (NDGF), an advanced facility for e-Science and  grid computing, several high-level services for the research community, and is provides operations and management  services through the Nordic University NOC (NUNOC). As such, NORDUnet is a provider of infrastructure for education and (e)-science.

Key person

  • Lars Fischer
  • Per Nihlén
  • Linus Nordberg