台灣學術網路(TANet)在我國的學術研究與網路科技發展上扮演關鍵性的角色，包括建構校務行政、教學及學術研究之整合資訊服務網路環境。在本文中我們針對TANet的發展過程進行回顧，並且說明TANet目前的發展現況，及未來的發展與應用方向。希望透過本文對TANet的討論，提供TANet相關研究正確且充足的資訊，並且作為TANet相關文獻參考的依據。 Taiwan Academic Network (TANet) plays a critical role in Taiwan's academic contributions and Internet development. TANet’s goal is an establishment of the educational infrastructure, and information integration of teaching and academic research. In this paper, the process of TANet development is reviewed and the current development status of TANet indicated. In addition, TANet’s future prospects are illustrated based on past and present developments. The present paper provides an overview for research scholars who are involved in the development of TANet.