Network & Internet

Overview BUMC IT monitors and operates the networking infrastructure for the Goldman School of Dental Medicine, the School of Medicine, the School of Public Health, and the administrative groups for the Medical Campus. 

 

The network infrastructure consists of fiber, copper, and microwave connections ranging in speed from 10mb/s to 10-Gigabit Ethernet.  Desktop connections are, largely, Ethernet or Fast Ethernet connections and there is a growing wireless presence on campus utilizing 802.11a and 802.11g networks.

Available To Students, Faculty, Researchers, Staff, Departments, New/Incoming Students
Benefits Thousands of readily-available network ports provide you with high-speed access to the BU campus network and the Internet.
Key Features
  • Reliable, secure, high-speed network access
  • Routine monitoring of the network for malware activity
Requirements Individual service descriptions note any specific requirements.
Cost Most services are offered without charge; individual descriptions note exceptions.
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