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Committees are voluntary groups, formed by members in order to achieve certain goals.
To join this committee, contact the committee chairperson. See Rules and Policies#Committees for more information.


Deploying, managing and maintaining:

  • Network infrastructure and Internet connectivity
  • End-user computers (desktops/laptops)
  • Physical servers and VMs
  • Security camera system
  • Website infrastructure (main website, forums, wiki, etc)
  • Access control system (RFID, makermanager)
  • Electrical infrastructure and contractors
  • HVAC infrastructure and contractors
  • Plumbing infrastructure and contractors
  • Compressed air infrastructure and contractors
  • Telephone infrastructure


Jump Server

The Jump server hosts several virtual machines; including a Windows Server that hosts our VCarve, FeatureCAM, and AutoDesk Inventor software.

Telephone System

The phone system is a Voice over IP PBX, which consists of a virtual machine running Asterisk 11 with IncredibleGUI 12 on Ubuntu 14.04LTS. We use Google Voice for trunks, providing free calls to anywhere in the US or Canada. Our main number is 214-699-6537.

VoIP Server Information Page

BoD Annual Election Procedures

Our Bylaws require an annual election of our BoD, the page in the link below details the procedures that were used in the most recent election. These procedures should be updated whenever a change is made.

BoD Annual Election Procedures



Governance Model



Post to the Infrastructure category on the forums, chat with us on Discord, or send an email to [email protected] (or [email protected]) and it will be forwarded to all members of the committee.



The Infrastructure Committee sponsors a team (Moderator Team) to moderate the Talk Forum with a published set of moderator guidelines. The Moderator Team desires and promotes an open, transparent environment on Talk that promotes inclusion, diversity of opinions, knowledge sharing, fairness and respect while respecting privacy of all individuals.

Meeting Minutes

The committee routinely meets on the second Wednesday of every month. Meetings will be posted on the calendar.


How To Join

  1. Send an email to [email protected] and request to join the Infrastructure committee.
  2. Add your name to the list of members on this page.

All pages related to the Infrastructure Committee.