WHAT IS ANKABUT INTERNATIONAL NETWORK?

Ankabut is not only a national research and education network.  Ankabut is also the co-coordinating point for the UAE for international collaboration.  To this effect, Ankabut has a 155.52mbit/s uncontended leased line to New York and transit agreements with Internet2 to connect to any academic related institution in the world. Ankabut is liaising with government-approved parties in other neighboring countries to determine the possibility of collaboration through international interconnect services. This way academic institutions all over the GCC community can interact, and share a collective goal of empowering education, research which flow through to fostering new technology and business development within the region.


How Can an Institution request this Service?

  • For ANKABUT MEMBERS
    If your institution already has access to Reach, our Service Desk, please submit a request for service in the self-service section under the
    Request a New Service ” category. CLICK HERE to access reach.
    If you do not have reach account yet, please CLICK HERE to Apply, Ankabut team will contact you shortly.

  • For NON-MEMBERS
    If institution are interested of Ankabut Service Request Please CLICK HERE.
    If you are an educational institute and you are interested of Ankabut membership (benefits and value adds), please CLICK HERE to Apply, Ankabut team will contact you shortly