Network Services delivers reliable, high performance communications technology to support the research, classes and day to day operations of the University of Akron. We provide high speed connectivity between all areas of campus and organizations in the surrounding communities, as well as connections to the Internet and Internet 2. We provide support and troubleshooting services for thousands of users across campus.
In addition to the high speed wired network, hundreds of access points provide students and faculty with portable wireless connectivity across a wide area. Network Services is also responsible for protecting the University network from attack, deploying and monitoring some of the latest security systems available.