RENU 2020 Residential Workshops and DEA's
We regret to announce that due to the current COVID-19 situation, all residential workshops and the Direct Engineering Assistance (DEA) activities scheduled for the remaining part of 2020 have been postponed to 2021.
We shall keep you posted on any developments.
Capacity Building 2020
On 23rd May 2020, RENU reached 200 sites after connecting Infectious Disease Institute (IDI) - Masindi.
This comes exactly 2,280 days after the 1st site was connected on 25th February 2014.
RENU is honoured to have supported Consortium of Uganda University Libraries (CUUL) in developing an e-resources portal which was launched on the 31st January 2020 at CUUL’s 10th AGM at the MUBS Auditorium. The portal which is also hosted on the RENU Cloud allows CUUL’s members to access over 50 databases of international publishers.
On 11th January 2020, RENU hit TV screens for the first time with an exciting talk show under the theme 'Role of NRENs in R&E - the Case of RENU'. Thanks to the panelists - Prof. Michel Lejeune, Dr. Julianne Sansa-Otim and Dr. Maxwell Otim Onapa for the excellent presentation. Click link to watch.
Employee of the year 2019
About Brian Masiga
Brian Masiga is the Senior Network Engineer at RENU and is known for his good interpersonal skills, hard work, commitment to the RENU cause and exhibition of high level of professionalism.
Brian, among many other RENU projects, successfully spearheaded the establishment of the new RENU data center, RENU network audit, redesign of the RENU backbone network, and integration of new technical staff into the system.
Congratulations Brian upon this achievement and for making RENU proud.