DIS provides Internet access as an optional service to basic data network connectivity. Connection speeds depend on the physical network connection and range from 56 kilobits per second to 1 gigabit per second.
DIS provided Internet access includes three redundant connections to the major Internet provider totaling 990 megabits per second, transport to the DIS core for access to hosted service, and 24/7 maintenance support service. Price is affected by physical location and agency. Internet filtering is also available with a monthly charge depending on bandwidth. Network connection options are:
- 56K Band 1, 2, 3, or 4
- 384K Band 1, 2, 3, or 4
- T1 Band 1, 2, 3, or 4
- 10MB (multi-agency facility; capitol campus)
- 50MB (single agency)
- 100MB (single agency; capitol campus)
- 1GB (capitol campus)
Band options define rates and vary by city. Click here to look up the band associated with your city.
DIS conducts network monitoring 24/7 with eHealth and Spectrum, network management tools used to pinpoint problems and provide performance reports. Network availability target is 99.5+% or greater.