BELLA project


European collaboration through GEANT and some European national networks including RENATER, with the Latin American RedClara network to set up a 100 Gbit/s link via the EllaLink submarine cable between Europe and Latin America.

This link will meet the transatlantic needs for data sharing and collaboration between the research and education communities in Europe and Latin America in areas such as astronomy, particle physics and earth observation, …

Funded by the European Union (EU) and the Latin American NREN community, this link represents a key financial element in the construction of the EllaLink cable which is expected to be operational by the end of 2020.

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