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Technology Services Network Infrastructure Access Service

Provides and controls access to Technology Services physical network infrastructure locations, such as CER's and Telecommunications nodes for IT Pros, Technology Services personnel, F&S, and contractors.

What is a CER Key?

A CER (Communications Equipment Room) key allows employees to access network closets and cabinets to perform their job duties. 

Who can obtain a CER Key? 

IT Pros, F&S, Contractors and Technology Services employees are eligible to obtain a CER or network cabinet key to perform required job duties. However, some restrictions may apply. Please see Communication Equipment Room (CER) Key Issuance Guidelines for more information. 

How do I obtain a CER Key? 

Please visit for downloadable forms and complete information or email us at

How do I obtain access to Telecommunications Nodes?

Please email us at

Keywords:Network Infrastructure Access Service CER keys network closet cm cma it pro   Doc ID:54182
Owner:Networking N.Group:University of Illinois Technology Services
Created:2015-07-21 15:15 CDTUpdated:2019-11-05 10:42 CDT
Sites:University of Illinois Technology Services
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