March 26, 2004
National Internet2 Day Is Cause for Celebration
Geeks at 35 universities last week celebrated the first-ever National Internet2 Day.
On March 18, each of the universities held demonstrations of cutting-edge uses for the next-generation backbone computer network that Internet2's members have sunk hundreds of thousands of dollars into building over the past eight years. Many presentations were Webcast and could be watched even on regular-speed Internet connections.
Although the event's goal was to raise awareness of high-speed