Muscat International Airport becomes first in Middle East to offer Eduroam service

MUSCAT – The Ministry of Higher Education, Scientific Research and Innovation, represented by the Oman Research and Education Network (OMREN), in cooperation with the Oman Airports Company, launched Eduroam, the global educational roaming service, at Muscat international Airport, making it the first airport in the Middle East to provide such secure wireless internet connection for [...]

2023-06-08T06:52:17+00:00June 8th, 2023|International Collaboration|

OMREN commence with the first awareness workshop for 2021 in University of Nizwa

With the ambition of spreading awareness about the services to the community, Oman Research, and education network- OMREN started the journey of workshops in 24-jan; and university of Nizwa took the initiative to be the first host in the community. Dr. Ahmed Alshukaili – The Dean of Research had the opening speech to welcome the [...]

2021-03-15T11:00:05+00:00February 11th, 2021|Training|

OMREN has launched Domain Hosting Service

Oman Research and Education Network OMREN has launched a Domain Hosting service for its members as an initiative to support research and education communities in Oman. The launch of this service comes to meet the needs of educational and research institutions for stable, secure, and reliable internet domains. This service also contributes to supporting and [...]

2021-03-15T11:18:39+00:00December 28th, 2020|Uncategorized|

OMREN introduces IPv6 to its members

Muscat: Due to the continuous rapid growth in the number of devices connected to the Internet, and the shortage of IPv4 addressing protocol, universities and colleges will face challenges in providing their services to students and researchers over the Internet using IPv4 addressing. The World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly (WTSA) and the World Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC) [...]

2021-03-15T11:25:17+00:00November 17th, 2020|News, News, News, News, News, News, News, News, News|

OMREN takes part in Future Tech Event

MUSCAT: Oman Research and Education Network (OMREN) of the Ministry of Higher Education, Research, and Innovation took part in a virtual exhibition about future technology themed ‘Future Tech Event’. The first edition of the event attracted wide and local participation, with a recorded virtual attendance of more than 1,000 visitors from more than 25 countries. Dr. [...]

2020-10-20T10:01:42+00:00October 19th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Cyber-security and Artificial Intelligence discussed in Workshop organized by University of Buraimi in cooperation with OMREN

The College of Engineering of the University of Buraimi concluded a three-day virtual webinar on Cyber-security, Information Security, Artificial Intelligence, and Supporting Education and Research, which was conducted in cooperation of Oman Research and Education Network (OMREN) of The Research Council. The first day of the Webinar included a speech by Dr. Abood Hamed Al [...]

2020-07-05T12:29:43+00:00June 22nd, 2020|Uncategorized|

OMREN Organized 21st Century Skills Program for School Students

With the support of the Oman Research and Education Network (OMREN) and with the cooperation of the National Career Guidance Center, Directorate of Education in the Sharqiya North, Ibra College of Technology launched in 26 / 1/ 2020 the activities of the Future Technology Program / 21st Century Skills. And that was organized with the [...]

(OMREN) launching video conferencing service

In an effort to spread research knowledge and facilitate research and educational communications through distance learning websites, using electronic social media applications, Oman Research and Education Network (OMREN) has launched the video conferencing service for its subscribers. Dr.Abdulmonem bin Ali al Kharusi, OMREN Director, said, “The video conferencing service aims to enable distance learning and [...]

2020-04-05T11:50:29+00:00March 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|

OMREN launches Mirsal for higher education, research community

Oman Research and Education Network (OMREN) of The Research Council (TRC) has launched a new service called ‘Mirsal’ that is developed to the requirements of the higher education and research community to exchange learning objects and large data sets. Dr.Abdulmunim al Kharousi, OMREN Director, stated that Mirsal is a web-based application provided by OMREN that [...]

2020-04-05T11:08:47+00:00March 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|

OMREN visit to Sur University College

Oman Research and Education Network team has visited Sur University College and meet the managers and specialists of the college and with wide participation from various departments of the college. OMREN is one of the most important national projects aimed to connect the research and education community In Oman, with a unified high-speed communication network [...]

2020-01-15T08:09:08+00:00December 9th, 2019|News, Training, Training|
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