News

2017

April 27, 2017. The URAN Association General Meeting took place in Kiev. See archives.

2016

July 5, 2016. A litigation against the State Tax Inspectorate in Solomenskiy district of the city of Kyiv concerning the tax claims unlawfully carry away the URAN Association in 2013 is completed by the decision of the Supreme Court of Ukraine.
June 2016. The new videoconference service based on BigBlueButton software is implemented to URAN network. It replaces the old system Tixeo.
May 2016. URAN under the relevant GÉANT international project has established a new network service of eduroam that allows users from participating institutions to gain secure access to wireless network access using their standard username/password credentials as they do at their home institution for wireless access.

April 21, 2016. The URAN Association General Meeting took place in Kiev. See archives.

February 2016. National Yanovsky Institute of tuberculosis and pulmonology of the Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine is connected to URAN network by 10 Gbps optic link in Kiev.

2015

December 2015. URAN Association along NGO "ELibUkr", Vernadsky National Library of Ukraine and Maksymovych Scientific Library of the Kiev Taras Shevchenko National University established the e-VERUM Consortium which main goal is to improve the provision of electronic information resources for universities and research institutions in Ukraine, to increase the productivity of scientists and the number of publications in leading scientific journals, to boost Ukrainian science in the international rankings.

August 2015. Four buildings of the State South Ukrainian Ushinsky Pedagogical University are connected to URAN network by optic fiber in Odessa.

2014

September 2014. As a result of the Russian occupation of Donbass functioning of URAN network is suspended in Donetsk.
August 2014. A network service of PEANO Identity Federation for Science and Education is establised based on eduGAIN GÉANT service.
May 2014. As a result of the Russian occupation of Crimea functioning of URAN network is suspended in Simferopol and Sevastopol.

April 4, 2014. URAN Publishing Service LLC is established.

2013

December 2013. National Amosov Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery of the Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine is connected to URAN network by 10 Gbps optic link in Kiev.
July 2013. URAN has established a new service of DOI (Digital Object Identifiers) registration provided to scientific publications and used particularly in the information system CrossRef. DOI enables to CrossRef automatic tracking of citations in publications.
April 23, 2013. The URAN Association General Meeting took place in Kiev. See archives.
April 2013. The National Academy of Public Administration under the President of Ukraine (Kiev) joined the UniverFi project.
February 2013. Gasoline generator automatic backup power supply is implemented at the URAN central node in Kiev.
January 2013. An Information System Journals.URAN is created in the frame of the project "Scientific Periodicals of Ukraine". URAN has introduced a new service that allows publishers to deploy a fully functional virtual journal server attendant the full life cycle of scientific journals, from submitting of manuscripts by authors to obtaining of statistical scientometric information on published articles.