Northern Illinois Monitoring Center

Northern Illinois Monitoring Center

NIMC is the world-class catch and dispatch monitoring service at Northern Illinois University.

Our highly-trained team uses sophisticated monitoring tools to manage complex systems. Depend on NIMC technicians using sophisticated tools to monitor your IT systems 24/7/365. 


NIU's Wellness and Literacy Building, where NIMC is housed


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Service Alerts

Power outage at the DeKalb campus has been restored and services restarted. All buildings previously affected are back up with the exception of Soccer Field due to an unrelated issue. Estimated restoration for Soccer Field is Monday.

On Wednesday August 26 at approximately 2:30 PM a fiber hit occurred in Genoa, IL that resulted in outages for customers in that region. All services were restored around 3:30 PM. A repair is still required, which will result in a planned outage within 5 business days.

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Planned Maintenance

No maintenance planned