IT Shared Services Catalog

MetroNet - Service Summary

Service Description

MetroNet is the statewide network, connecting all State of South Carolina agencies to each other and to the internet.

  1. MetroNet: Management and support of the MetroNet including existing transmission media and shared infrastructure. Includes capacity planning, shared equipment upgrades, 24/7 monitoring and end-to-end fault resolution.
    This service includes design and installation of new MetroNet transmission media and infrastructure for agencies with new or moved facilities that need to connect to the state network, or for agencies requiring enhancements to existing services.
    Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) is available in Standard and Premium levels. Premium includes Quality of Service (QoS), which recognizes the requirements of some applications are more critical than others, and ensures high quality performance for those critical applications.
    Cable and wiring projects to enable MetroNet services are provided separately from monthly service.
    An agency's need for bandwidth may increase as the use of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), video conferencing, document management with scanning, etc. increases.
    Discuss your current and future needs with Admin to help determine the service offering that is best for your agency.

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