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Providing Valuable Solutions to Michigan's Non-Profit Community


Founded in 1966, Merit Network is a non-profit, member-focused orgainzation, serving higher education, K-12, government, health care, libraries, reasearch institutions and other non-profits. A strategic partner in Michigan for nearly 50 years, Merit's diverse family of services is designed to meet the needs of our Member organizations.

As part of its mission, Merit continually seeks to develop services that provide quality, reliability and value for its diverse Membership.

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    Questions? Send an email to the Merit Sales Team Email the Merit Sales Team at sales@merit.edu Call the Merit Sales Team or call 734-527-5785.

    Let Us Create a Custom Solution for You


    Innovators Since 1966. Use our Expertise to Help your Organization!

    Merit's considerable networking and security expertise is available to our Members on an individual consulting basis. Our professional staff consult on many projects to optimize and protect our Members' networks. Merit's engineers are also available to participate in research projects and advanced networking endeavors.



    Merit Professional Services can help you with:


    Merit offers virtualization service packages that include software implementation and hands-on training. Virtualization
    Merit offers virtualization service packages that include software implementation and hands-on training.

    Merit offers virtualization service packages that include software implementation and hands-on training. Network Engineering
    We are experts in network engineering. Merit can help design, install and configure your local area network or wide area network.

    Merit can assist you with scans amd system assesments to improve the security of your network. Network Security
    Merit can provide port scans amd system assesments to improve the security of your network.

    Merit can aid in understanding the source of your traffic by analyzing the raw network data. Traffic Optimization Assistance
    Merit is available to assist you with networking questions, help you in understanding your traffic patterns, and optimize your network connections.


    Questions? Send an email to the Merit Sales Team Email the Merit Sales Team at sales@merit.edu Call the Merit Sales Team or call 734-527-5785.

    A Non-Profit, Serving Non-Profits


    We exist solely for the benefit of our community and are dedicated to their success.

    Merit is a non-profit organization governed by Michigan's publicly supported universities. Merit offers services to higher education, K12, library, government, health care, research and non-profit organizations in Michigan.

    Merit serves higher education, K12, library, government, health care, research and non-profit organizations in Michigan.



    Round-the-Clock Support


    The Michigan-based Merit Support Center (MSC) is operated by highly trained staff who continuously monitor the backbone, Member fiber connections, circuits and routers, ensuring network availability for every Member.

    The MSC provides support 24 x 7, 365 days a year. The Merit Support Center, formerly called the Network Operations Center, has been monitoring high-performance networks since 1987.


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    Questions? Send an email to the Merit Sales Team Email the Merit Sales Team at sales@merit.edu Call the Merit Sales Team or call 734-527-5785.




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