Internet2: Supporting Higher Education and Research IT Requirements

Internet2 is a non-profit community providing a secure high-speed network, cloud solutions, research support, and services tailored for education and research. Internet2's community includes higher education, research institutions, government entities and nonprofit organizations.

Carahsoft and our reseller partners work with Internet2 to support their member community through the NET+ program, which provides a portfolio of reliable cloud and trust solutions to help higher education and research institutions solve shared technology challenges. The NET+ program offers these solutions at exclusive pricing and with terms and conditions tailored to meet the needs of education institutions. Carahsoft is a distributor under Internet2 NET+ and has partnered with leading manufacturers.

Vendor Contracts

NET+ Vendor Interest Form

Cloud Scorecard Vendor Interest Form

Cloud Scorecard Members


Join Carahsoft at the Internet2 Community Exchange
March 04 - March 07, 2024

Come visit Carahsoft's Higher Education team and meet with experts from Genesys, Google and Palo Alto Networks at Booth #4 from March 4th through 7th! Watch this webinar series to learn how the Internet2 community is leveraging NET+ GCP in unique and innovative ways.


EdTech Talks
The role of technology in education is expanding, as many K-12 and Higher Education institutions are now providing online or virtual services. Innovative IT solutions are needed to ensure educators and institutions are able to provide optimal learning experiences for students.

Locking Down Information Management Security on Campus
Ultimately, the job of the cybersecurity professional in higher education is to “plan for the worst day,” as one cybersecurity expert recently noted during a Campus Technology leadership summit. But how can agencies overcome these obstacles to adapt to an increasingly targeted and threating cybersecurity landscape? Read the latest insights from industry thought leaders in education IT.

Community Powered Problem Solving
Nick Lewis, program manager for security and identity at Internet2, describes how the community-driven Internet2 NET+ program helps higher ed institutions get fast, proven answers to their questions and vetted solutions for their cloud and security challenges.