New Engineer Position at MDREN

The MDREN Board has approved the hiring of a junior network engineer at MDREN. The search will begin this summer and is a part of the ongoing succession planning process. … Read More

UPDATE: MDREN Network Upgrade

MDREN is working with the Salisbury University Procurement Department to release an RFP for a router upgrade at all member campuses. The RFP will be posted in the eMaryland Marketplace … Read More

NSF Grant Update

MDREN was awarded an NSF grant in 2019 to upgrade several member campuses to 10GB. The grant also included the enhancement of big data transfer by creating a science DMZ … Read More

MDREN Technology Day

MDREN held its first Technology Day mini conference on June 27, 2023, at the USM Headquarters in Adelphi. About 40 networking professionals (and a few CIOs!) were able to attend. … Read More

Managed File Transfer Tool

MDREN will be using the Fortra GoAnywhere tool to enable researchers to move large data files to colleagues, cloud repositories (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, etc.), or High-Performance Computing Centers (HPC). … Read More

MDREN Campus Visits

MDREN has been conducting visits to campuses across the state of Maryland to bring together the state’s vibrant research and education community.