MCNC Blog

MCNC keeps connections during Hurricane Florence

2018-11-30 - As an historic hurricane season comes to a close, MCNC Vice President and Chief Operating Office Tommy Jacobson reflects on MCNC’s performance during Hurricane Florence and how the North Carolina Research and Education Network and operational teams were prepared. Read More

NCTN and MCNC: A telehealth partnership success

2018-11-26 - Todd Broucksou, Sr. Director, MCNC Community Support provides background and updates on the NCTN and MCNC telehealth partnership. Read More

The Role of GIS in Broadband Development

2018-10-23 - Stephanie Jane Edwards, MCNC GIS Analyst, shares insight into how the Geographic Information System helps track existing broadband infrastructure and explore new opportunities for MCNC to help North Carolina communities. Read More

See why a Fiber Engineer loves his job

2018-09-10 - Jeremy Rollins loves his job. The MCNC Fiber Engineer shares his passion for his work along with some photos from his travels across the state. Read More

Bigger network, better services, stronger future

2018-08-06 - Tommy Jacobson, MCNC VP and COO reflects on 25 years at MCNC, the expanding network, additional services, and what lies ahead. Read More

MCNC financial roadshow goes beyond the numbers

2018-06-07 - Pat Moody and Jean Davis were on the road to discuss the company's financial outlook. Read More

New Features on the Horizon in the NCREN Community Portal

2018-04-27 - Paul Kamen, Technical Manager from the Knowledge and Information Systems team, provides insight into improvements to the NCREN Community Portal Read More

Network Security -- Defending against DDoS

2018-03-23 - MCNC Sr. Network Management Engineers Theo Lavis and Neal Bullins share important information about the rise of DDoS attacks and what can be done to help. Read More

One year later: MCNC’s Mark Johnson reflects on BDAC

2018-02-01 - Mark Johnson, MCNC Chief Technologist Strategist, participated in the FCC Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee (BDAC) meetings held in DC and shared his experience. Read More

The Power of Networks

2018-01-02 - MCNC General Counsel Sean Doyle shares his perspective on the power of networks. Read More