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
New online network helps Latin American researchers share data quickly
Shines the Spotlight on The Future of Tech in Education - Featuring FIU & NSU
creates trees with enhanced resistance to greening
Florida’s Research & Education Network Completes 100-Gigabit upgrade
NSF makes Florida universities national hub for hurricane mitigation research
Hipergator wins Dell Peoples Choice Award
Pathways to Innovation for K-12
HiPerGator 2.0 among the world’s most powerful supercomputers
(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
Implements First Large-scale Deployment of ONOS in Live Network
World’s First Full-Color, Flexible, Skin-like Display Developed
Connection to Historic Pluto Flyby
How does this grab you? Grip strength may tell whether you have diabetes, high blood pressure
Researcher Discovers a New Deep-Sea Fish Species
2015 Annual Conference


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

UF Study: With climate change, malaria risk in Africa shifts, grows
PTSD therapy studied at USF College of Nursing receives official recognition by federal registry
Sanford Burnham Prebys: Enhancing drug delivery to tumors: CendR’s game
UF: Climate Can Grind Mountains Faster Than They Can Be Rebuilt
UM: New Study Suggests Angler Education Can Benefit Sharks
UF creates trees with enhanced resistance to greening

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FLR Spotlight

UCF: 3-D Printed Device Gives More Independence to People in Wheelchairs
FIT: Why We Can’t Live Without Fiber Optics
Broward Health Medical Center Earned an ‘A’ Grade for Patient Safety in Leapfrog’s 2015 Score
SPC officials co-host webinar for Achieving the Dream colleges
Scripps: Team Discovers New Compounds with Potential to Treat Persistent Tuberculosis
NCAA Scores Embry-Riddle Academic Success Rate Above National Average

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