Network Core Lifecycle Upgrade

July 13, 2020

This effort is scheduled for completion in fall 2020.

Project Summary

Regular lifecycle equipment upgrades to core network equipment will be performed as the service is moved to NAP-M and the NAP-PRC refit. The value of the project is maintaining a performant, secure, vendor supported, and compliant network service that connects all buildings on campus to each other and the Internet. (Current equipment will soon be unsupported.)

  • Architectural design review has been completed
  • Equipment has arrived.
  • NOC-B installation, Phase 1 completed.
  • NAP-M installation, Phase 2 mostly complete (few remaining devices to be moved during summer 2020).
  • NAP-PRC installation, Phase 3, is pending completion of NAP-PRC facility upgrades.