Rio Grande do Sul holds the eighth edition of the Network Technologies Workshop

- 16/09/2021

RNP's Point of Presence in Rio Grande do Sul (PoP-RS), in partnership with the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, announces the 8th edition of the PoP-RS Network Technologies Workshop. In 100% online format, the event takes place between September 21st and 23rd.

Aimed at managers and technical teams in the ICT area of the main public and private teaching and research institutions in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, this year's WTR will feature 11 lectures, in addition to moments of chat with User and training Organizations, which include a mini-course introducing Kubernetes in practice and a Privacy by Design Workshop. The opening will be held by the administrative coordinator of the PoP-RS/RNP, Jussara Musse.

“In this edition, in addition to technical issues, we brought strategic themes to the WTR, such as Education, with Prof. Liane Tarouco, and Health, with Dean Lúcia Pellanda. Another important point that will be discussed with Gorgonio Araújo and Luiz Coelho is RNP's new policy on sharing costs and the services offered. We also want to promote the debate on how to build metropolitan networks, with an experience report in the regions of Santa Maria, Lajeado and Vale dos Sinos. The afternoon was reserved for 4 short courses offered by, our PoP and by RNP. Finally, I would like to highlight the table that we will do with the support of Grupo Meninas Exatas, which will deal with the female presence in the universe of ICT infrastructure, emphasizes Jussara.

Among the topics to be addressed at the event are: ICT support for higher education, Pandemic, science, technology and health, Infrastructure migration to the cloud, How time is your enemy in handling security incidents, Women in infrastructure. Why are they few? RNP services for a new digital environment, RNP System, among others.

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