■No rate increases for existing Telecommunications
services in FY ’07.Some Video service rate increase in ’07. www.net.isc.upenn.edu/rates
■For FY ‘06 College House students will continue to be
billed indirectly as part of
housing fees for baseline PennNet and Penn Video Network services. TBD for FY ’07
■Building entrance and router equipment are on a
four-year replacement cycle.
■Closet electronics and network servers are on a
three-year replacement cycle.
■Penn will continue to operate MAGPI, the Internet2 gigaPop with primary purpose to help lower Penn’s
Internet costs and position for
Penn’s likely need in the future for the
National Lambda Rail (Internet3?). Preliminary NLR rates will be presented to NPTF this Fall.