The Video Conference System contains two control MCU and 32 conference terminal units operational in 29 public universities. The system is used to provide distance learning and lectures between universities in all states of Sudan and solves the problem of lecturer shortage. It is also used to conduct meetings between the universities and broadcast external events.
SudREN aims to achieve the following with the video confrence service:
- connect researchers across states in Sudan and provide them with an easier more flexible meanes of communication.
- help students in developing institutions (mainly in the rural states) to have the same experience as those in more equiped institutions.
- facilitate members' meeting for members (no venue or travel requiered).