Network & Infrastructure Services

The Network & Infrastructure Services unit is made up of four teams:

  • Communications Infrastructure & Field Service: Installs, maintains, and repairs the inter and intra-building communications infrastructure for the campus wired, wireless, and voice network.
  • Network Engineering: Designs, operates and maintains core voice and data services for the university community. This includes wired and wireless networking, firewall management, VPN, and voice systems. This team also maintains secure connectivity to remote physical locations.
  • Systems Administration/Programming: Data center management, web hosting, content management systems, enterprise storage, server virtualization, remote desktop access, system monitoring, enterprise backup/disaster recovery, virtual desktops, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP and Google G Suite management.
  • Test Scoring Services: Provides test scoring services for faculty utilizing traditional bubble sheet testing. Utilizes Scantron equipment to process batches of tests and delivers pdf reports after running statistical analysis on the results. This team is also responsible for the main inbound campus call operations. 



Recent Updates

Thursday, October 17, 2019
Due to Microsoft license changes, faculty, staff, students, and Emeritus no longer affiliated with UNI will no longer be able to use the Office 365...
Friday, July 19, 2019
On Sunday, August 4, 2019 from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m., UNI phone handsets will be upgraded. This upgrade affects only network connected Voice over IP...
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Outage Date & Times: Friday, August 10th at 6:00 p.m. through Saturday, August 11th at 6:30 a.m. The UPS in the Curris Business Building data...


Aaron Howard - Network Architect & Manager
Aaron Morgan - Electronics Technician II
Chad Schmadeke - Communications Technician II
Chris Conklin - Systems Administrator
Jon Wolter - Field Service Manager
Nate Klostermann - Director
Nick Frerichs - Senior Systems Programmer
Peter Callaghan - Systems Administrator
Peter Yezek - Senior Systems Programmer UNIX
Randal Hayes - Voice Services Manager
Rodd Grady - Systems Administrator
Ryan Dupuy - Network Engineer
Shane Folkerts - Network Engineer
Vergestene Cooper - Data Technician III
Wesley Jones - Systems/Network Administrator
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