cen: CEN Memberships

CEN Members 
By connecting to the Connecticut Education Network (CEN), you become a member of the CEN Community. This membership provides your organization with access to a research and education network that is based on a cost recovery model providing scaled benefits from negotiated licensing agreements and a supportive community that exchanges best practice, troubleshooting tips and events of interest.
A snapshot of CEN's advantages are available in the CEN Brochure.

Unique member benefits, gives you access to:
  • 100 Gig Backbone between Connecticut and Cambridge, MA.
  • Professional Learning and cyber security courses for CEN members at discount prices through our partnership with Merit Network.
  • GlobalNOC service desk support 24x7 allows CEN to ensure reliable operations services. Watch this video for more info.
  • A highly redundant meshed fiber backbone with 19 optical nodes.
  • Bandwidth utilization by K12 & Library Bandwidth at over 20Gbps.
  • Akamai, Google, Microsoft, Netflix and other content distribution network servers located on network providing increased performance, reduced cost and faster access to content for our members.
  • CenturyLink ISP circuits upgraded from 2x10G to 4x10G, bringing our total peering connectivity up to ~200Gbps!
As a CEN member, you can check your bandwidth usage and stats here.

Should you be interested in learning more about customized services or if you have a need that isnít captured by our current offering, please contact us.
Current members include:

Keep up to date with CEN news by signing up for our quarterly newsletter (circulated in February, May, August and November). Sign up here.
For FAQs on Potential CEN Funding Changes, please click here.

Content Last Modified on 3/7/2016 9:25:15 AM