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No Accounting for Usage: The University of Pennsylvania and its Modem Pool


The University of Pennsylvania got out of the modem pool business and now is exploring what the emerging funding model might mean.

Jennifer Oxenford

Associate Director, MAGPI
University of Pennsylvania


Michael A. Palladino

Michael A. Palladino is Associate Vice President for Networking and Telecommunications at the University of Pennsylvania. He directs a team
of 100 technical professionals and nearly a $25M budget that delivers data, voice and video infrastructure, systems and services to 40,000
users. He is also the CEO of MAGPI GigaPoP in Philadelphia, which provides Internet, Internet2 and Applications Coordination in the Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Deleware.


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