November 24, 2014

Telecommunications

Marine Biological Laboratoryy
Policy No. H.2.6

Information Technology

Initiated by:Director, Information Technology
Approved by:MBL Computer Advisory Committee, MBL Director/CEO
Date:February 1, 1996
Revision:#1, July 23, 2001
Distribution:MBL Community

1.0Policy Statement:
The MBL offers one phone and one single line phone outlet, and data network access in scientific laboratories and office space. Requests for reconfiguration of drops and/or telephone connections will be charged back to the requesting cost centers, grants and/or contracts. Current charge rates can be obtained in the ISD office.

2.0Procedures:
Computers, network cards for computers and additional special function phones are the responsibility of the individual occupying the space.

2.1Requests for additional, non-standard phones or network connections should be supported by the requestor.
2.2No devices can be connected to the MBLnet without consultation with and approval of the ISD Network Manager.

3.0Policy Updates:
Policy clarification and updates are available from the Information Systems Division.