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Wired Internet Overview

Introduction

Service provides secure wired (ethernet) connection to Miami’s network and the Internet.

Capabilities, Benefits and Key Features

  • Secure internet connection
  • Available throughout all buildings on all campuses using network jacks
  • Specialized access is available for departmental servers and high speed applications
  • Network Consultation
    • IT Services' Network Engineering group provides consulting for network installations and applications on topics such as computer lab installations, Internet bandwidth requirements, building renovations and departmental network upgrades.

Who may use it?

  • All students, faculty, staff
  • University guests

What type of technology can be used to consume this service?

  • Devices that support RJ-45 ethernet connections of any speed including 10base-T 100base-T and 1000base-T

Cost

  • Faculty and staff: standard connectivity is provided
  • Students: standard connectivity is pre-paid with student fees
  • Special use areas and applications pay a negotiated rate to support the necessary equipment

Updated: 5/21/15