State of Connecticut Nutmeg Network. Statement of Direction 9/10/2012. Background. The Nutmeg Network is a newly formed entity that is defined as a combination of: Public Safety Data Network (PSDN) Closed, secure network that serves the first responder and public safety community
Statement of Direction
Public Safety Related
The E911 Commission, in consultation with the DESPP Coordinating Advisory Board, is the governing body for use of the Public Safety related portions of the Nutmeg Network.
The Nutmeg Network Technical Review Subcommittee
Education and Non-Public Safety Related
The Commission for Educational Technology (CET) is the governing body for use of the Educational and Non-Public Safety related portions of the Nutmeg network.
Members include stakeholders from various groups representing all interested parties
Initial meeting regarding BTOP scheduled for September 10, 2012
The CET has oversight authority for CEN
Previously access had been limited to education and research community (mostly due to eRate restrictions)
eRate restrictions have been removed
Open Access has been added as a condition of the federal ARRA grant.
CET has additional responsibilities to oversee Open Access until such time as another group is given this responsibility.