Primary Member - NASATI
The National Agency for Science and Technology Information (NASATI)
is an administrative agency under the Ministry of Science and Technology, which advises and assists the Minister to fulfill State management functions and organize activities of S&T information, libraries, statistics, development and exploitation of the national database on science and technology.
The Agency has an international transaction name of National Agency for Science and Technology Information, abbreviated as NASATI.
Vietnam research and education network (VinaREN)
is a national research and education network of Vietnam. VinaREN's goals are to facilitate and coordinate the establishment, development, deployment, operation and technology transfer of advanced network based applications and network services to improve effectiveness and to further national and international collaboration in research and education. VinaREN has been developed and managed by the National Agency for Science and Technology Information (NASATI). VinaREN now links with International Networks (TEIN4) at 1 Gbps. At the 23rd APAN Conference, Vietnam was officially joined APAN, and NASATI/VINAREN became a primary member of this network. VinaREN was a member of TEIN2/3 since 2012 and now is a member of TEIN4.
VinaREN connects more than hundred leading universities, research institutions, hospitals in the country and proactively fosters e-learning, telemedicine, grid computing, e-culture and weather forecasting, and so on.