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Connecting to a single Internet exchange points would raise the service quality of the Internet. This was the principle emphasized by Bill Woodcock, an Internet policy maker and executive director of Packet Clearing House (PCH), in the Philippine Network Operators Group (PhNOG) 2015 Forum last 11 February 2015 at the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) – Advanced Science and Technology Institute (ASTI) in Quezon City.
Telemedicine has become an important element in the delivery of real time treatment or medication to patients. In fact, a number of hospitals, both local and international, are embracing telemedicine technologies in bridging the doctor-patient divide. To forge partnerships and boost collaboration, Dr. Shuji Shimizu, director of the Telemedicine Development Center of Asia and chairman of the Asia-Pacific Advanced Network (APAN) Medical Working Group, visited the Veterans Memorial Medical Center (VMMC), St. Luke’s Medical Center and National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI) on 20 January 2015.
The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) – Advanced Science and Technology Institute’s (ASTI’s) Philippine Research, Education and Government Information Network (PREGINET) team took part in the 8th Academic Congress of the Asian Shoulder Association (ACASA) on 25-26 November 2014 in Cebu.
The two-day academic congress was hosted by the University of Santo Tomas, headed by Dr. Alberto Ma. V. Molano, President of the Philippine Shoulder Society and one of the organizers of ACASA. It was attended by Dr. Gilles Walch,…
The DOST-ASTI Philippine Research, Education and Government Information Network (PREGINET) and the Ateneo Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) jointly assisted the streaming of the Annual General Membership Meeting of the Institute of Electronics Engineers of the Philippines, Inc. Quezon City Chapter (IECEP QC) last 04 – 06 December 2014.
IECEP QC is the Integrated & Accredited Professional Organization of Professional Electronics Engineers, Electronics Engineers, and Electronics Technicians in Mandaluyong, Marikina, Pasig, San Juan, Quezon, Caloocan, Makati, Navotas, and Valenzuela City.
Ateneo de Manila President Fr. Jett Villarin SJ signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Prof. Jun Murai of Keio University for an exchange of “data packets” that will increase the swap of graduate and undergraduate students and faculty with the School on Internet Asia (SOI Asia).
More than sending “pings”, through a Memorandum of Understanding between Keio Research Institute at SFC, Keio University and Ateneo de Manila University can now increase undergraduate and graduate students’ mobility, joint faculty research programs, and collaboration through SOI Asia.
Manila, Philippines (October 20) – The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) – Advanced Science and Technology Institute (ASTI) and the Network Startup Resource Center (NSRC), conducted Campus Network Design and Security Workshop from 20 to 24 October 2014 at the DOST-ASTI Bldg., U.P. Technology Park Complex, C.P. Garcia Ave., U.P. Campus, Diliman, Quezon City. Said five-day technical workshop was targeted for representatives of Philippine state universities and colleges (SUCs), especially network engineers and system administrators, as it aimed to build capacity of SUCs in the areas of core network and Linux/Unix system administration, campus network design at layers 2 (switching) and 3 (routing), and network security including proper instrumentation in monitoring and managing networks.
With great appreciation and support to Internet exchange, the Department of Science and Technology – Advanced Science and Technology Institute (DOST-ASTI) held the Philippine Network Operators Group (PHNOG) Forum last 27 June 2014 at the DOST-Information and Communications Technology Office in Diliman, Quezon City. PHNOG serves as the local counterpart of the North America Network Operators Group or NANOG, which aims to “promote coordination among network operators” and “enhance the country’s participation to the Internet community.”
With an aim to engage in a global discussion of Internet-related topics and through the assistance of the Philippine Research, Education and Government Information Network (PREGINET), the Ateneo Innovation Center (AIC), Ateneo IT Resource Management Office, and Internet Society – Philippines Chapter jointly hosted the remote participation site for the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) 50 Meeting, which was held in London, England last 26 June 2014.
With the continuous evolution of technology, one can now communicate with people in different parts of the world. One of these telecommunication technologies is video conferencing, which allow two or more locations to communicate by simultaneous two-way video and audio transmission. Realizing video conferencing convenience, inexpensive and time-saving benefits, the DOST-Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology Research and Development (PCIEERD) tapped the Philippine Research, Education and Government Information Network (PREGINET), to assist in the PCIEERD-Centre national d’études spatiales (CNES)-Manila Observatory (MO) TV Conference, which was held at the DOST-Advanced Science and Technology Institute last 06 May 2014.
The Manila Delegation of persons with disabilities (PWD), remotely participated through the Philippine Research, Education and Government Information Network (PREGINET), in the Asia Pacific Meeting on Disability-inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction: Changing Mindsets Through Knowledge, held on 22-23 April 2014 with central location at Sendai Mediatheque, Sendai, Japan.
- February 16, 2015
Effective Internet depends on Internet exchanges
- January 21, 2015
APAN telemedicine exec visit PH to boost collaboration
- December 12, 2014
PREGINET takes part in the 8th Academic Congress of the Asian Shoulder Association
- December 9, 2014
PREGINET and Ateneo IPTV assist IECEP streaming
- November 28, 2014
Ateneo de Manila University “exchanges packets” with Internet Father