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PennREN Network Operations Center

PennREN is the Pennsylvania statewide Research, Education, and Community Network owned and operated by The Keystone Initiative for Network Based Education and Research (KINBER). PennREN is KINBER's first initiative funded in part by a $99.6 million grant from the National Telecommunications and Information Administration and has delivered a statewide platform for connecting members and participants through facilities based fiber-optic networking. Institutions across Pennsylvania can utilize PennREN’s services for advancing their initiatives while KINBER provider and service partners can offer open access for expanding broadband access across the commonwealth. PennREN currently lights over 1,800 miles of fiber on a middle-mile network that connects over 90 locations.

 


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PennREN Outages


PennREN Maintenances

  • Maintenance - PennREN Backbones PITG-PSFY, CALU-PSFY, ACMA-PSFY - The backbone from University of Pittsburgh Greensburg to Penn State Fayette, from California University of PA to Penn State Fayette, and from Allegheny Center Mall to Penn State Fayette will be unavailable while Crown Castle Engineers perform a maintenance. An outage is expected and the entire window is reserved. Multi-homed traffic will re-route.
  • Maintenance 2 of 2 - PennREN Colocation Provider Netrality Properties - The colocation at 401 N. Broad Street in Philadelphia, PA will remain available while Netrality Engineers perform a UPS back-up battery power maintenance. Outages are not expected; however, the entire window is reserved. This is maintenance window 2 of 2.
  • Maintenance 1 of 2 - PennREN Colocation Provider Netrality Properties - The colocation at 401 N. Broad Street in Philadelphia, PA will remain available while Netrality Engineers perform a UPS back-up battery power maintenance. Outages are not expected; however, the entire window is reserved. This is maintenance window 1 of 2.

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