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Friday, December 21, 2007

Seasons Greetings

The NLR staff and contractors, through these words of Albert Einstein, bring our best wishes for a fruitful new year to you, one of our valued colleagues in research, education, government and industry.

Thursday, December 20, 2007

Donations in Memory of Terry Yates

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that contributions be made to the Terry Yates Endowment for Field Mammalogy at the University of New Mexico. Please sent contributions to the Yates Endowment in care of the UNM Foundation, Inc., MSC07 4260, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131-0001.
Tuesday, December 18, 2007

GENI Proposal Support Available

A Message from Tom West

The first Global Environment for Network Innovation (GENI) solicitation was issued today through the GENI Project Office (GPO.) The GPO will accept electronic proposals for GENI development, prototyping, and integration from now through 5PM EST on Feb 15, 2008. For details, please see:

NLR is ready to help you by providing the information you may need to respond to the solicitation. If you have any questions regarding NLR services and infrastructure or you need a letter of support for your proposal, please don’t hesitate to contact me or my staff at our Experiment Support Services (ESS.) Requests can be sent to me at or the ESS at You may also call me at 714-220-3430.

Green Broadband Blog added to NLR web

If you are interested in how network connectivity can help the environment, visit Bill St. Arnaud's Green Broadband blog. To quote from the blog:

'"It is estimated that the ICT industry alone produces 10% of the world’s CO2 emissions which is equivalent to the carbon output of the entire aviation industry. The ICT industry and research community has a collective responsibility to help address this problem."

The direct link is or you can click through from the NLR home page.
Friday, December 14, 2007

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