University Research Facility — Data Center

High Performance Computing – Among the first commercial deployments of 40 Gig Parallel Transmissions with MTP’s

The University’s new campus includes 1.6 million sf of research, office, and warehouse space enhancing the institution’s medical and scientific research and engineering programs.  This multi-phase project combines Corning Cable Systems Edge High Density Fiberoptic Solution with Great Lakes Cabinets. The equipment cabinets combined with Distributed PDU Cabinet and VESDA environmental monitoring systems.  Efficient hot/cold aisle design with hot aisle pod containment roof.  Over 25,000 Fiberoptic 50um multimode intercabinet strands; 48 Fiberoptic singlemode strands with LC connectors to WAN; over 4200 MTP connectors; Corning edge trunk cables with Clear Curve Fiber; Corning Edge and Pretium Cabinets.

University Administrative Office Renovation

A 100,000 sf office fit-up for the university’s Finance & Administration Offices and Student Computer Support Center included 2800 horizontal Analog, Voice, and VOIP Data Cables, 48 Multimode and 48 Singlemode Fiber Optic Backbone Cables, Copper Backbone Cable, and Six Telecom Rooms.

New Construction – Environmental Center

Design/Build LEED Platinum Certified & Net Zero Energy Usage

Designed to achieve LEED PLATINUM  certification and NET ZERO energy usage, this state of the art environmental building includes dormitory rooms, faculty apartments, common spaces, classrooms, laboratories, a research greenhouse, and a ground mounted array of photovoltaic panels.

Working together with the school’s IT staff and the GC, NIS’ design/build infrastructure included horizontal cabling for voice and data; coax cabling for AV, fiber optic backbone cabling, multi-pair voice backbone, and wireless access distribution.

University Data Center Relocation

New Data Center Facilities – Uninterrupted Service

This NIS project involved moving and extending existing legacy Multimode Fiber Optic Backbone which provided connectivity to 25 buildings on the campus to a new environmentally controlled Data Center. The scope included installation of High Density Corning Cable Systems Fiber Optic Cabinets, deep channel Ortronics Equipment Racks with 10” wide Vertical Cable Managers, above cabinet Ladder Rack, extensive underfloor cable management, moving and extending over 500 existing CAT5E data cables from the old Telecom Room to the new Data Center, and placing and moving cables onto 1U 48 Port Maximum Density Patch Panels.

Frequently Asked Questions

NIS provides comprehensive Information Technology Systems services, including cable system design, installation, and project management for voice, data, electronic safety & security, audio & video technologies, fiber optics, and wireless systems. We cater to various industries and specialize in horizontal cabling, backbone cabling, campus cabling, data centers, outside plant installations, distributed antenna and security systems.

We serve a wide range of industries, including commercial enterprises, manufacturing facilities, healthcare organizations, educational institutions, and government agencies. Our expertise and flexible solutions are tailored to the specific needs of each sector and client.
Our installations comply with ANSI/TIA/EIA and BICSI standards, ensuring that all projects meet the highest levels of quality and reliability. This adherence guarantees that our systems are future-proof and capable of supporting emerging technologies.
NIS installs integrated security systems, including access control, security cameras, fire alarms, and burglar alarms. Our capabilities cover card readers, door contacts, motion detectors, glass break sensors, gate controls, and various camera types for both indoor and outdoor applications.

Yes, we offer comprehensive audio/video system installations for various environments such as classrooms, auditoriums, sports fields, conference rooms,  surgery centers and more. We handle equipment like HDTVs, projectors, paging systems, sound masking systems, and distributed antenna systems (DAS).

Every project at NIS is overseen by a dedicated Project Manager and Team Leader. The Project Manager coordinates manpower, materials, and workflow, while the Team Leader directs installation activities and ensures quality through a thorough Installation Checklist process. This approach ensures timely, budget-friendly, and high-quality project completion.
Yes, our technicians are highly trained and certified. We maintain rigorous training programs, including Manufacturer Certification Training, BICSI installation courses, OSHA Certified Safety Training, Lift Training, and a CT State-approved apprenticeship program. This ensures our team is qualified to handle any cabling environment.
NIS is renowned for its professionalism, quality craftsmanship, and adherence to industry standards. Our comprehensive services, certified workforce, advanced tools, effective project management, and commitment to safety make us a trusted partner for IT system installations.

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