NCREN Update - Hurricane Florence

2018-09-11 - As weather conditions related to Hurricane Florence evolve, the NCREN Network Operations Center is closely monitoring NCREN infrastructure and will remain diligent should there be any impact to the NCREN network. Read More

High-Speed Fiber Network to Benefit Triangle Communities, Schools, Health Care

2018-07-31 - A project that installs 110 miles of fiber optic cable throughout the Triangle will bolster internet speed and reliability for local governments, schools and health care, project officials announced. MCNC, the nonprofit owner and operator of the North Carolina Research and Education Network (NCREN), is partnering with Duke University and Health System to build a regional fiber optic network across the Triangle. Read More

NWCCA’s Nadia Campbell will join MCNC for Teachers@Work

2018-06-11 - MCNC is eager to welcome Nadia Campbell from North Wake College and Career Academy in July as part of the annual Teachers@Work organized by the North Carolina Business Committee for Education and NCDPI. Read More

MCNC strengthens security compliance with SOC2 renewal

2018-06-11 - As MCNC continues to grow, the organization remains focused on ensuring the North Carolina Research and Education Network and related technology services meet the highest levels of security and confidentiality. Read More

MCNC offers job mentoring to Brogden Middle School students

2018-03-09 - MCNC will welcome students from Brogden Middle School in Durham this month for Students@Work, the annual job shadowing and mentoring initiative organized by the North Carolina Business Committee for Education and NCDPI. Read More

CNE Team is 'Making IT Happen' in North Carolina

2018-03-09 - At the North Carolina Technology in Education Society (NCTIES) event in Raleigh earlier this month, MCNC Client Network Engineers were presented with the "Making IT Happen" Award for their contributions in integrating technology in education. Read More

MCNC expands broadband connections in central North Carolina

2018-02-28 - MCNC announced that 22 Community Anchor Institutions from Greensboro to Hamlet now have direct connections on the NCREN backbone, and will celebrate the completion of the MCNC-Golden LEAF Central Carolina Fiber Project on Tuesday, March 6, at Randolph Community College. Read More

New leadership, fresh ideas steering MCNC forward

2017-12-11 - On the final day of the 12 Days of Broadband, MCNC accentuates the strategic shifts in leadership and executive committees in 2017 and looks ahead to next year. Read More

#CapontheMove sees MCNC hat around the world

2017-12-11 - On the eleventh day of the 12 Days of Broadband, we share some social media fun as our #CapontheMove campaign sees MCNC hats show up all over the world. Read More

MCNC and PARI celebrate eclipse of the century

2017-12-11 - On the tenth day of the 12 Days of Broadband, we learn how connectivity on NCREN was a key component to broadening PARI's eclipse program to the world. Read More