Skip over global navigation links

Facilities Network Services (FACnet)

FACnet provides, installs and maintains hardware that enabled NIH facility to  control  access to NIH buildings. Links access priviliges to the HHS ID bagde - or Personal Identifity Verification (PIV) card - the common governement identification for all HHS Agencies.  Helps customers reduced the personnel  who can enters a building or a section of a building by way of badges.

Additional benefits include reduced energy costs, reduced personnel costs, and security for NIH personnel.

Customer Benefits

By using FACnet services, each FACnet enabled facility has direct control over who enters a building or a section of a building by way of badges. Additional benefits include reduced energy costs, reduced personnel costs, and security for NIH personnel.

Customer Market

This service is available to the Office of Research Services (ORS) in support of NIH.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q:. What information is needed to process a FACnet LAN Port Activation or Change?

A: The IC, Building, Room, Port Number, and WAO/Face Plate Number. For more detailed instructions contact the IT Service Desk.

Q: How do I order Service?

A: (TSR Form). 

Up to Top

This page last reviewed: March 09, 2011