Networking, 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