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Welcome to Network Engineering & Telecommunications

Network Engineering (NetEng) designs, installs, and manages all technology infrastructure on campus. Our team of technology experts and student associates keeps the University’s vast infrastructure working 24/7/365—this includes all of the data networking components that connect computers and technology devices within buildings, between buildings, and to the network providers that connect SIU to the world via the internet. NetEng also holds responsibility for the management of wireless connectivity across campus.

Telecommunications (Telecom) keeps the campus connected by phone. To maintain reliable and high-quality service, telecom works diligently to maintain the campus infrastructure for telecommunication services. To report telephone issues or line-related problems contact Telecom at (618) 453-2484

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Networking Information

A brief overview of Network Engineering responsibilities.

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A comprehensive list/links to Network Engineering services.

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Details about wireless access and maintenance on campus.

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Telecom Information

An overview of Telecommunications.

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A comprehensive list/links to Telecommunication services.

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Access the forms to request Telecommunications service.

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