Network services are provided for students, faculty, staff, and others with valid network access accounts. We offer both secure wired and wireless network connectivity featuring local and Internet connections. VPN Services provide off-campus access to authorized network users.
Wired network connections in most campus buildings are used for general purpose, fixed-location connections. Wireless coverage is provided in all academic and most administrative buildings. UA provides wired and wireless services to residence halls. Supporting infrastructure and services include continuous maintenance and monitoring of campus-wide fiber optic and copper cable plant, wireless access points and access switches in all buildings, distribution switches in key buildings forming a redundant, high-bandwidth core, load-balancers, firewalls, spam filters, and various other network and security appliances.