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Network management keeps you connected

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  • By Senior Airman Justyn M. Freeman
  • 455th Air Expeditionary Wing Public Affairs
Airman 1st Class Reginal Maffett, 455th Expeditionary Communications Squadron, network management technician, connects a gigabit interface converter to a fiber link, Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 29, 2016. GBICs allow technicians to configure and upgrade electro-optical communications networks, providing more bandwidth to Bagram network users. Network technicians manually join every computer onto their wireless network and closely control bandwidth usage to help ensure all base users have network access. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Justyn M. Freeman)