Differential CSF Rates-Background
A Central Service Fee is assessed for each IP address used.
Internet costs are part of the Central Service Fee bundle of services that N&T provides.
Internet costs are distributed equally across Penn’s 35,000 users.
Internet bandwidth usage and costs increased exponentially during the late 90’s.
Periodic “snapshots” of usage demonstrated that College House residents had a different profile of usage than PennNet’s non-residential customers.