About I-Light

I-Light, a unique collaboration among Indiana colleges and universities, state government, and private sector broadband providers, is a high-speed fiber optic network that connects Indiana member sites to state, national, and international research and education communities.

Member sites connect to I-Light at speeds starting at 1 Gigabit to 10 Gigabits per second. The I-Light team provides members with responsive expert support and can provide even larger, on-demand connections between research groups when needed.

I-Light enables a variety of capabilities such as:

  • High-quality video connections
  • Exchange of large data files
  • Access to supercomputers and scientific data storage facilities
  • Multi-campus collaborative research projects
  • High-definition learning tools such as telepresence