The Digital Virtual Learning Group (DVLG) is a united collaboration of educational entities to ensure secure, efficient, and innovative technologies that enhance learning in the 21st century. This includes:

  • A high-quality Internet connection
  • Secure network infrastructure
  • Virtual classroom experiences
  • Collective buying power
  • E-rate services
  • Other equitable services as defined by the group

ESU 4 Member Districts

ESU 6 Member Districts

Auburn Public Schools

Falls City Public Schools

Humboldt-Table Rock-Steinauer Public Schools

Johnson-Brock Public School

Johnson County Central Public Schools

Lewiston Consolidated School

Nebraska City Public Schools

Palmyra District OR-1

Pawnee City Public Schools

Sterling Public School

Syracuse-Dunbar-Avoca Public Schools

Crete Public Schools

Dorchester Public Schools

Exeter-Milligan Public Schools

Fillmore Central Public Schools

Friend Public Schools

Heartland Community Schools

Malcolm Public Schools

McCool Junction Public Schools

Milford Public Schools

Seward Public Schools

Shickley Public Schools

Waverly Public Schools District 145

Wilber-Claytonia Public Schools

York Public Schools

Member Services

  • CIPA Filter - Firewall and content filter necessary to be CIPA Compliant. Licensing and backups.
  • 2500MB of Internet Bandwidth (2018-19) – Shared between all 27 entities in DVLG. Paid for by DVLG dues.
  • E-Rate - Contract with ESU5 to provide Erate services.
  • Authoritative DNS Servers – Manage records across six name servers that hold the DNS records (A, CNAME, PRT, MX,etc.) for school district domains.
  • Recursive DNS Servers – Two DNS caching servers for school districts use.
  • NTP Server – A network time server is maintained for services requiring a NTP server.
  • iPerf Server – A server used to measure network throughput.
  • Speedtest – Website available to end users to test network speeds from a browser
  • Fortinet Routers – ESU4 & 6 manage and maintain two Fortigate 3000D routers that route traffic for all 27 entities in DVLG.
  • Lifesize Manager – Allows central upgrades of all Lifesize video carts.
  • Lifesize ClearSea – Allows video conferencing from a desktop, phone, or tablet.
  • Lifesize Video Center – Video server used to upload, record, or live stream video from a ClearSea account or Lifesize cart.
  • Zoom Licensing – The consortium provides Zoom licensing to enable audio and video conferencing.
  • WAN Support – ESU4 & 6 assist with technical issues between UPN and the school districts to help resolve outages and troubleshoot WAN related issues.
  • Central Logging – Central repository of machine and systems log data to enable quicker resolution of technical issues.
  • Utilizing ESU6 10GB contract in order to eliminate Network Nebraska 3GB transport connection.
  • DMARC - Implementation and management of dmarc records for all members using dmarcian.com

Upcoming Meetings:

*All meetings are hosted at ESU 4 and ESU 6.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 9:00am

DVLG Agenda - 09.26.18