Internet2 has signed an agreement with Zenedge to provide DDoS mitigation on the nation’s largest and fastest, coast-to-coast research and education network
Aventura, FL – July 11, 2017 – Zenedge, a leading provider of cloud-based, artificial intelligence (AI) driven Web Application Firewall (WAF), malicious bot detection and DDoS cybersecurity solutions, and Internet2, a non-profit, member-driven advanced technology community, announced today an agreement that will provide a best-in-class DDoS mitigation solution and 24/7 managed security service across Internet2’s research and education network. Founded by thirty-five research universities, Internet2 provides a national technology infrastructure and advanced research network that serves as a collaboration environment for many of the nation’s researchers. Since its founding it has served to connect researchers who work together to solve common technology challenges, and to develop innovative solutions in support of their educational, research, and community service missions. Today, over 300 universities from across the United States are members of this advanced technology consortium and they are joined by over sixty businesses and government agencies.