Indiana University

Recommendation 2

Indiana University should ensure that its wired and wireless campus networks continually evolve just ahead of the needs of IU’s faculty, staff, and students. The network must provide secure, reliable, effective, and appropriate access to support the missions of the university.

  • IU should continue to maintain and upgrade its networks to accommodate the increase in demand for capacity, speed, security, and stability.

    Implementation Plan: 8
  • IU should continue to pursue opportunities for strategic partnerships that can provide services for advanced networks to further the missions of the university.

    Implementation Plan: 9
  • Whenever feasible, IU should develop prudent agreements, partnerships, and other mechanisms (e.g., strategic alliances, negotiations with service providers) that allow faculty, staff, and students to acquire low-cost access to high-speed home and mobile connectivity.

    Implementation Plan: 10