The Communication and Network Systems department provides the voice and data communication infrastructure for Sandia/CA. Systems are closely integrated within the department and center to ensure consistent and reliable services. Extensive use of fiber optic cabling ensures that high performance network capabilities are available at most desktop locations. The communication infrastructure is the backbone of all electronic communications at the CA site and provides external access to Sandia/NM and the world.
The department is responsible for the design, installation, and operation of the following: