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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Welcomes Four New Affiliates
Connection to Historic Pluto Flyby
(CIARA) announces five-year AmLight NSF Award
completes Florida LambdaRail Installation
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
Implements First Large-scale Deployment of ONOS in Live Network
World’s First Full-Color, Flexible, Skin-like Display Developed
Telemedicine could revolutionize access to mental health treatment
looks to add another research park
Professors lend interdisciplinary expertise to cutting-edge medical alert system
Saccharin shows promise as cancer inhibitor, researchers find


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

UM: Scientists Study Predator-Prey Behavior Between Sharks and Turtles
UCF-Developed Software Analyzes Fat in Seconds
UF Survey: Floridians care about endangered species, want to know more
FSU: New Molecular Butterflies Help Advance Energy Research
FIU undertakes comprehensive aging study
USF: Researchers focus on translating science into better health for mothers and babies

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FLR Spotlight

Grand opening of St. Petersburg College’s new SPC Midtown Center on Aug. 1
UCF Awarded Department of Energy Grant
From surgery to eye care, ​5 USF technologies to watch
FIT: Software engineering majors help stroke patients, with the stroke of a hand
UWF ties with Stanford University in American Chemical Society scholarships
Local economy benefit’s from FSU research ingenunity

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