About I-Light

I-Light is a high-speed fiber optic network that connects members to state, national, and international research and education communities.

Our Mission

I-Light is a unique collaboration among Indiana colleges and universities, state
government, and private sector broadband providers.

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


Contact us to learn more about I-Light.

Contact us

View I-Light's Cyberinfrastructure plan

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I-Light Partners

I-Light works in collaboration with many partners including the Indiana GigaPop, Internet2, and The Quilt.

Our People

Meet the people behind the services and community of I-Light.

Staff profiles