Oman Research and Education Network (OMREN) held a one-day introductory workshop on Monday, 28th of October 2019 at National Defense College. The workshop aimed to introduce OMREN services for recently joined members. The workshop brought together around 50 participants from technical and vocational colleges, defense college, Omantel and Oman Data Park, including Brigadier General Mohammed [...]
we are pleased to announce that the ministry of manpower & 16 academic & vocational institutions under the ministry umbrella are now official members of Oman Research and Education Network - OMREN, to will enhance the process of research and education in oman.
OMREN participated in the annual fifth forum for researchers, which organized by the Research Council in the Convention Center and Exhibition center on december 9 2018. OMREN introduces its services and displays a number of promotional brouchers. OMREN project has participated in this event to benefit from the knowledge and experience of participants, and thus [...]
OMREN Participation in EduTrack 28 to 30 October 2018
OMREN members are invited to attend the technical training workshop on how to configure the network, eduGain and eduroam. The workshop was specially provided to the technical IT members, who are working on configuring the connection to OMREN Federation, eduGain and eduroam at each university and college.
Sultan Qaboos University the core member of OMREN has deployed and activated eduroam service in the campus. Eduroam is an international roaming service provided to education and research users. It provides access to the internet and other resources for the users through secure network access when they are visiting other institutions using the same credentials [...]
OMREN has been approved by DigiCert to be an official SSL certificate provider. OMREN members are eligible to receive free SSL Certificates from Digicert.
OMREN members have been invited to join the second users meeting to gain more knowledge on OMREN progress and achievements. HE. Dr. Hilal Al Hinai the general secretary of TRC briefs about the latest updates, services and achievements. Moreover, Dr. Abdulmonem Al Kharusi the OMREN director presents the OMREN current status and future plan with [...]
Oman Animal & Plant Genetic Resources Center (OAPGRC) signs membership agreement
Omantel and the Research Council organized ICT Breakfast Gathering to celebrate the ongoing success of OMREN at the Grand Hormouz hotel in Muscat. It was a brief casual gathering whereby a short introduction and services update which highlights the growing list of ready ICT services available to the OMREN community members and followed by a [...]