May 21, 2022

Residential Networks: “State of ResNet 2018 Report: ResNet Trends & Practices Across Higher Education”

From the Association of College and University Housing OfficersInternational (ACUHO-I):

The State of Residential Network Study (ResNet) is a comprehensive tracking research study that measures the pulse of residential network practices and policies in higher education, in order to provide year-over-year analysis and report on the evolution of trends.

The study has broadened its opinion sources among three significant audiences – higher education IT leaders, campus housing leaders, and business officers. This research, which includes data from over 312 higher education institutions, is designed to help administrators and business officers address such issues as the unprecedented growth in bandwidth and connectivity demands, budget restrictions, policy considerations, staffing, and support.


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