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Network improvements result in faster speeds

Over the summer, Information Technology Services made several improvements to Northeastern’s network. These upgrades include: Increased ResNet port speed in residential halls In-room, wired network port increase includes more than doubling upload speeds (to 20MB) with moderate burst capabilities, and increase in download speeds of up to 1000Mbps. Compared to a home installation 50Mbps download […]

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High-Speed Backbone Network Upgrade Complete

As demand for bandwidth continually increases across the University’s network, Information Technology Services is pleased to announce the completion of a year-long implementation of the new high-speed network backbone.  All academic and residential buildings on the main campus have been upgraded to the fully redundant 10 gigabit Ethernet network backbone.  This new network, built with […]

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