Our Mission
"To provide a cost effective, ultra-high speed, inter-connected, broadband service delivery network that enables Florida’s higher education institutions and partners to collaborate, connect, utilize and develop new innovative broadband applications and services in support of their scientific research, education, and 21st century economy initiatives."
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FLR Breaking News
Florida’s Research & Education Network Completes 100-Gigabit upgrade
Final Report for Archeological Work and Excavation at Dozier School for Boys Released
Research team identifies rare dinosaur from Appalachia
Revolutionary Way to Train Golfers Developed with Help of UCF Researchers
Study: Half of law enforcement leadership supports police cameras
(CIARA) announces five-year AmLight NSF Award
BOT approves agreement for $10 million Wellness Center concept
UM-led team wins $125 million grant for climate, hurricane research
& Duke Energy Flip Switch on $1M Solar Project
Researchers Develop Novel Ketone Supplements to Enhance Non-toxic Cancer Therapy
New online network helps Latin American researchers share data quickly
NSF makes Florida universities national hub for hurricane mitigation research
Pathways to Innovation for K-12
HiPerGator 2.0 among the world’s most powerful supercomputers


Florida’s Research and Education Network

The Florida LambdaRail (FLR) is an independent research and education network owned and operated on behalf of the FLR partner institutions and affiliates of the Florida LambdaRail, LLC, a not-for profit limited liability corporation.

Created to facilitate advanced research, education, and 21st century economy initiatives in the State of Florida, utilizing next generation network technologies, protocols, and services, FLR provides opportunities for Florida university faculty members, researchers, and students to collaborate with colleagues in-state, across the country, and around the world.

Research In Florida

FAU: Study Shows ‘A Word’s Worth More Than a Thousand Pictures’
UNF: Visual Working Memory May Provide Clues to Autism’s Social Struggles
FIU: Overly critical parents tied to ongoing ADHD symptoms in children
USF: COPH researchers investigate HIV/AIDS among indigenous Latin American populations
NIH Awards $2.8 Million to FAU Researchers and Collaborators
SBP: New insight on the development of T cells that promote autoimmune disease

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FLR Spotlight

Eight years running: FIU ranks as most energy efficient state university
HCC to host Central West Florida FIRST® LEGO League Regional Robotics Championship
FSU: Museum of Fine Arts presents major Cuban art exhibition
14 Palm Beach County schools recognized as models of Positive Behavior Support
FAU’s Harbor Branch to Help Relieve Poverty and Hunger
Visit Shakespeare’s London at FIU’s new virtual reality facility

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