Our Backbone Features Over 3,800 Miles of Fiber-Optic InfrastructureMerit operates one of America’s longest-running regional networks, and is a trusted network provider in Michigan and beyond.
Michigan's only Connection to Internet2Internet2 is a consortium of over 300 universities formed to develop and deploy the advanced applications and technologies. Merit provides access to Internet2’s national high-speed research & education network backbone.
Merit’s regional, mesh network places Members closer to the Internet, providing your organization with a faster route than available from a commercial provider.
An solid offense is the best defense against imminent cyber threats. Merit can help protect organizations of all sizes.
Merit’s events serve to help build a community of users by bringing together individuals who have similar needs and interests.