GÉANT is the collaboration of European National Research and Education Networks (NRENs). Together we deliver an information ecosystem of infrastructure and services to advance research, education, and innovation on a global scale.


Europe’s essential terabit network for research and education interconnects Europe’s NRENs and links them to over 100 countries in every region of the world.


GÉANT develops and operates a range of connectivity, cloud, and identity services that ensure a safe and secure environment for researchers, educators, and students.


The GÉANT Community Programme facilitates collaboration and knowledge sharing between NRENs, user organisations, R&E institutions, and the commercial sector.


The CONNECT magazine, website, and weekly newsletter are by and for the GÉANT community. Click through to explore 2000+ articles and see how you can contribute!


GÉANT’s long-standing project relationship with the European Union (EU) has benefited research, education, and innovation around the world for over 25 years.

About us

GÉANT is a membership organisation acting with and for its members to further research and education networking in Europe and globally.


The scientific discoveries that impact and improve our lives come from being able to access and use data. See how GÉANT and the NRENs support science and research.


The largest and most prestigious R&E networking conference attracts a diverse audience of over 800 participants from more than 70 countries annually.


If you share our values of community, trust, innovation and passion, and want to be part of our future, take a look at our great job opportunities.


Find out more about GÉANT Services


From mitigating DDoS attacks to providing secure VPN services to users, security is vital for research and education.

Trust & Identity

Together with NRENs and other partners, GÉANT develops and delivers solutions for trusted digital identities to provide secure access to online resources and services.


GÉANT works with NRENs and commercial providers to provide scalable and relevant services to the higher education community supporting the unique needs of R&E.

See how GÉANT connects and supports the R&E world

GÉANT Network Data

The BRIAN (Backbone Router Interface Analytics) framework helps authorised network managers and planners more easily access, edit,
and share traffic data from the GÉANT network. The graphs below give an up-to-the-minute snapshot of selected routes.
If you would like to learn more about BRIAN click here or to visit the BRIAN website click here

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LHCONE Aggregate Ingress

Get connected to GÉANT

GÉANT is about collaboration and this is reflected in the news and events we bring you from across the community.
visit the CONNECT website to find out more

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