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NETWORK SERVICES

Merit Network operates America’s longest-running research and education network. We provide internet service to public universities and intermediate school districts in Michigan, a majority of community colleges and many government agencies, health care organizations and non-profit institutions.

Merit’s cost-effective network has the capacity and engineering performance to support high-bandwidth applications like distance learning, large-scale data transfers, video conferencing, virtual laboratories and digital libraries.

Merit is the only provider in Michigan with access to the Internet2 national high-speed research and education network backbone. All Merit Network Services and internet is backed by 24x7x365 hyper-local support.

OUR BACKBONE FEATURES

NEARLY 4,000 MILES

OF FIBER-OPTIC INFRASTRUCTURE

WHAT WE OFFER

“having merit as a partner gives us the opportunity to leverage the power of the collective.”

ROGER REHM,

Central Michigan University