Vacancy "Network-Administrator"

The ACOnet & VIX team has an open position for a "network administrator"



netidee 2016 Grants Available

The current call for innovative ideas around the 'Net is running until July 13th, 2016. Grants are available for Open Source projects that promote the Austrian internet as well as scientific papers....


eduroam in the city

Eduroam has been deployed to parts of the public WiFi infrastructure run by the City of Vienna. The coverage is to be extended to Vienna's outer districts within the year.


Welcome to ACOnet

ACOnet offers its members high-performance access via GÉANT to international academic networks, as well as the Internet.



The GÉANT backbone network interconnects Europe’s National Research and Education Networks (NRENs) including ACOnet, which together deliver seamless connectivity to an estimated 50 million research and education users in over 10,000 institutions across Europe.


ACOnet Backbone

ACOnet is based on a wavelength transparent fibre optic backbone. This allows multiple 10 Gbit transmission paths per route. To provide a stable and failsafe network, all ACOnet points of presence are connected in a redundant manner.



net:25 Gleanings & Movies

With the event trilogy net:future, net:science and net:art ACOnet celebrated its 25th anniversary with a focus on the future of the internet. Besides interesting keynotes and podium discussions with well-known international speakers, also an interactive music and dance performance was presented.

ACOnet FileSender

ACOnet FileSender is a web-based tool for the transmission of large files between identified individuals.