Merit Network is the best-connected & longest running regional network developed specifically for non-profit organizations.
Unlike commercial providers, Merit’s quality of service and uptime are unmatched. Our fiber infrastructure provides upload speeds equal to download speeds and provides optional redundant connections to ensure the reliability of your connection.
We provide internet services while upholding the principles of an open internet. Merit intends to operate its network in an open and transparent manner. We will not block websites, we will not throttle or degrade traffic and we will not discriminate in our treatment of this traffic.
As our community’s trusted internet service provider, Merit is strongly committed to our Members’ privacy. We will never sell your personal information or data to third parties for their advertising or marketing purposes.
All internet services can be bundled with Merit Security Services, such as Managed Firewall, DDoS protection and Community CISO consulting services.
With Merit Internet, you’ll receive the fastest, most reliable connection available with flexible pricing options and burstable bandwidth at speeds up to 100Gbps.
*Merit is also the only provider in Michigan with access to the Internet2 national high-speed research and education network backbone, and serves as a conduit to Internet2’s many working groups and initiatives for Michigan institutions.
MERIT NETWORK INTERNET FEATURES:
– High performance with network redundancy
– Uptime and quality of service are unmatched in Michigan
– Caching and national peering relationships improve your performance and experience
– Includes IPv4 and IPv6 addressing, as well as full BGP support
Merit Internet customers become Merit Members, and with Merit Membership comes a host of benefits including Merit Professional Development discounts on courses and events, access to our Communities of Practice and Merit Commons platform, and more.
QUESTIONS ABOUT INTERNET FOR NON-PROFITS?
Fill out the form below, or contact us by calling 734.527.5785.