Network Status (Summer, 2001)
Increase in Internet bandwidth 16 Mbps in 1999, 135 Mbps in 2001, going to 265 Mbps + in 2002.
Redundant Internet connectivity (3 providers and 4 local loops)
Continued public labs, jacks, kiosk subsidy.
Continued support of Express Modem Pool (90 lines).
More reliable, redundant, and distributed routing core with faster speeds (200 Mbps going to 1000 Mbps).
More buildings with Fast Ethernet (75 going to 100 buildings total by 7/2002).
Enhanced Network Management Group and longer hours of staffed coverage leading to quicker response/repairs times.
More reliable and redundant Network systems.