I2-NEWS: Sun Microsystems and Internet2 Create Directory Testbed for Higher Education

June 20, 2001

Sun Microsystems, Inc. and Internet2 today

announced the development of the Directory of Directories for Higher

Education (DoDHE). The directory of directories is a service testbed

enabling people to find and communicate with each other in the United States

by using high performance network applications such as video-conferencing.

The Directory will support over 6 million people in the United States.