Wednesday August 29th NTNU’s and UiO’s joint master program “Music, Communication and Technology (MCT)” was officially opened. The program intents to train students with diverse backgrounds in topics related to musical and artistic collaboration over the Internet.
Heart of the program is a multimedia portal interconnection NTNU and UiO to realize an extended experimental lab for musical and artistic projects. Two dedicated rooms are linked with a collection of video conferencing technologies, including technologies developted by CESNET and GARR.
Uninett was acknowledged as an important contributer to the foundations for the master program as well as an critical supplier of network capacity for the portal.