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Media Relations delivers information and helps you find the right expert at SWITCH for questions about the Internet and the services we provide for teaching and research in Switzerland.

The three most recent media releases are shown below. A full list can be found under "All media releases". All content (including excerpts thereof) may only be used if SWITCH is cited as the source.

SWITCH at a glance 
  • The SWITCH foundation is a partner of the Swiss academic community. It develops Internet services for teaching staff, students and researchers and supports universities in implementing new technologies for learning and for collaboration in education and research.
  • SWITCH operates the Swiss academic network.
  • SWITCH plays an active part in international research networks as well as various technological initiatives and projects.
  • SWITCH brought the Internet to Switzerland and is responsible for registering domain names ending in .ch and .li, which are considered to be among the most secure in the world. It is represented worldwide in the leading Internet organisations.
  • SWITCH supports Swiss businesses in the fight against cybercrime.
  • SWITCH is a foundation under private law with around 110 staff.
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