A Tale of Two Fiber Networks

Monday, March 07 | 9:30AM–10:20AM | Meeting Room E, Level 3
Session Type: Professional Development
Two higher education consortia in Massachusetts are designing and building dark fiber optic networks to connect their member institutions to each other and to points of access for the Internet. This session will discuss the technical, political, financial, and organizational issues related to planning, building, and managing a fiber optic network.


  • Donna Baron

    Director of Information Technology, Five Colleges, Inc.

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