Local News from Sri Lanka: The Lanka Education and Research Network (LEARN)’s 30th-anniversary celebration took place yesterday (07) under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena in Colombo.
The Lanka Education and Research Network in Sri Lanka’s NREN (National Research and Education Network), which interconnects and provides network-related services to education and research institutions across the world.
A National Research and Education Network (NREN) is typically a specialized Internet service provider dedicated to supporting the needs of a country’s research and education sectors and is characterized by promoting a high-speed backbone network, also offering dedicated networks for individual research projects.
Prof. Abhaya Induruwa, the Founder of LEARN, delivered the keynote speech on LEARN history at the event.
During the ceremony, the President congratulated all the key personnel involved in uplifting LEARN and establishing it as a National Research and Education Network (NREN).