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Network Improvement

Projects to support priority

We will continue to maintain and enhance the Stanford network as “best-in-class” for research universities worldwide. We will provide reliable, secure and high capacity networking to support Stanford University’s research, academic, administrative and student residence network needs.

Project/Description Key Dates Contacts
Migrate department networks to new SUNet Backbone. 6/1/17-3/30/18 Mark Miyasaki

Evaluate, select, and deploy departmental firewalls.

  • Rack, power, and configure new firewalls.
  • Complete migration of networks to new firewalls.


Rack, power, configure: 12/31/17

Completion of migration: 9/30/18

Mark Miyasaki
Provide outdoor WiFi coverage for the Frost Amphitheater. Dependent on construction schedule Mark Miyasaki
Optimize for WiFi for cellular calls. 6/1/17-4/30/18 Mark Miyasaki
Last modified August 31, 2017