FRIDA announces new funding for ICT projects in Latin America and the Caribbean

The Regional Fund for Digital Innovation in Latin America and the Caribbean (FRIDA) announced the opening of two of this year's three calls ...

In May: 3rd International e-Science Meeting in Barranquilla, Colombia

The National Academic Network for Advanced Technology of Colombia, RENATA, in partnership with RUTA Caribe, invites the interested to pre-...

Eduardo Grizendi: “We are preparing ourselves to bring a record number of Brazilians to the 2015 edition of TICAL”

The Director of the Directorate of Engineering and Operations of the Brazilian academic network, RNP, Eduardo Grizendi spoke with DeCLARA ab...


RNP is the new member of the Shibboleth Consortium

In February, RNP became the first academic network in Latin America to participate in the Shibboleth Consortium. This adhesion is part of the organization’s contribution to the continuity of the development, maintenance and support of the consortium’s activities.


Join the course "Promoting Innovation: Licensing Academy in Intellectual Property and Technology Com

The OAS Department of Human Development and Education and the OAS Department of Economic Development in collaboration with the University of California at Davis, are offering scholarships for the course: "Promoting Innovation: Licensing Academy in Intellectual Property and Technology Commercialization”.


Join the workshop about Research Infrastructures (RI) and e-Infrastructures (e-RI) of the European U

The activity will be held on March 12 at the National Academy of Science of the city of Buenos Aires and will be attended by important representatives of the science policy of Argentina and Europe, researchers, scientific administrators, managers of public and private agencies and other relevant actors of the scientific community.


Our Sevices

Each country in Latin America can get connected to RedCLARA through its National Research and Education Network, NREN. The countries currently connected to our network are Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Chile, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Uruguay and Venezuela.

In terms of capacity, RedCLARA has an infrastructure between the Latin American nodes mentioned above in IRU (Irrestrictible Right of Use) for 10 or 15 years. In this model, RedCLARA has dark fibre in Central America passing through Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, El Salvador, Guatemala and Mexico, a 10 Gbps backbone between Santiago (Chile) and Buenos Aires (Argentina), and also a 10 Gbps lambda between Buenos Aires (Argentina) and Porto Alegre (Brazil).

RedCLARA is +Network +Science, and the connectivity and services that operate online over its Advanced Network infrastructure are aimed at promoting the development of Latin American scientific-academic collaboration initiatives real opportunities for researchers, scientists and academics across the region.

RedCLARA’s services are free of charge and can only be used by the members of the National Research and Education Networks (NREN) in Latin America that are connected to its network infrastructure, and by those scientists, academics and researchers who belong to an institution connected to these NRENs. Apart from this connection, the people interested in using our collaboration services have to register in RedCLARA’s Communities Portal.

The Communities Portal was conceived to promote collaboration within the different research communities and facilitate the everyday work of scientists, academics and members of RedCLARA’s National Research and Education Networks, and offers direct and free access to services like multiconference (SIVIC), desktop videoconference (VC Espresso), transfer of heavy files (eNVIO), event and academic activity manager (Indico), alerts on funding sources, Wikis, among others that we invite you to learn more about.

RedCLARA: +Network +Science


TICAL2015 Conference

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