Physical Cabling Plant Services

Information Technology manages the physical cabling plant and cabling support infrastructure that carries voice, video, and data services on our main campus, Edwards Campus, and remote departmental locations. Over 130 buildings are interconnected by over 14,000 cable-miles of twisted pair and coax and over 1000 strand-miles of fiber. Services include:

  • Consulting, planning, engineering, and installation for new construction, renovations, and building re-wires
  • Inter- and intra-building conduit systems and cabling pathways
  • Maintenance of the existing university cabling infrastructure
  • Electronic documentation of the university cabling infrastructure (AutoCAD)
Physical Cabling Plant Services Available to End Users

 

 

Physical Plant Service Current Service?
Dry twisted pair copper service Yes
Dry coax service No
Radio frequency carrier service No
Construction services Yes

 

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