FCCN Unit opened its doors to students

Collaboration Connectivity

Written by Ana Afonso - 08 November 2022

From October 24 to 28, the FCCN Open Week took place - an initiative that took around 250 students to get to know the facilities and infrastructures of the FCCN Unit. read more

"The FCCN Unit has a great impact on the daily life of the academic community in Portugal"


08 September 2022

The Information Technology Manager of the Polytechnic Institute of Castelo Branco, Joaquim Santos, highlights the "essential" role of the RCTS connection. read more

"The FCCN Unit contributes to a better quality of national education and research"


28 July 2022

The Pro-Vice President for Digital Transformation and Pedagogical Innovation of the Polytechnic of Beja, João Paulo Barros, highlights the benefits of the collaboration of this higher education institution with the FCCN Unit, highlighting the role of the upgrade of the connection to the national education and research network, under the RCTS100 project. read more

"The digital services of the FCCN Unit are nowadays indispensable tools for our community"


28 July 2022

The Coordinator of the Polytechnic of Bragança's Communication Center, Nuno Rodrigues, shares the importance of the connection of this higher education institution to the Science, Technology and Society Network at 100 Gbps (RCTS100 Project): "This activation has a special meaning for our academic community". read more

"Greater gender diversity can complement our way of being, being and working"

Collaboration Computing Connectivity Knowledge Innovation Security

Written by Gonçalo Lopes - 15 March 2022

Gonçalo Lopes, a team member from the Network Services Area, offers his contribution to GÉANT's #WomenInSTEM campaign, highlighting examples from his professional career that illustrate the importance of making a change. During the month of March, the FCCN Unit gives the opinion of several of its employees about gender diversity and the importance of the role of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. read more

Nowadays, living without the Internet is simply unthinkable!


11 October 2021

Fernando Cozinheiro was one of the team who, in 1991, worked on the first Internet connections in Portugal. 30 years later, read his words... read more