Each division of IU Networks has a distinct focus and function, but they all share the same goal: to provide the highest quality of service to institutions, agencies, and consortia in the research, education, and the public interest by transmitting and securing critical data across Indiana and around the world using the most advanced, effective technology available.
Serving Indiana University and beyond
Associate Vice President, Networks
For more than 20 years, Dave Jent has worked at IU in all aspects of network design, installation, project management, and strategy. This network background provides his foundation for leading senior technical staff, managing complex network engineering issues, and maintaining critical relationships with the REN-ISAC community.
Units within Networks
Led by Jim Williams
Delivers network connectivity that fosters the scientific collaboration driving research and education around the world.
Software and Networks Engineering
Led by Luke Fowler
Provides engineering support for N-Wave, Internet2, I-Light, and regional networks as well as GlobalNOC, the nation's largest network operations center for research and education
Led by Mark Spencer
Responsible for maintenance and management of IU data and voice networks, data center operations, and high-performance storage and visualization services.
Get to know Networks
Learn more about the services and initiatives that make up Networks at IU.