Today, commercial network providers as well as the higher education community through Internet2 can provide network bandwidth and capabilities far beyond what we could only imagine a few short years ago. The availability of these network services leads to three questions: How will our faculty, staff, and students use the new possibilities that they have for research, teaching, and learning, and for leisure? Can we afford the costs? What new technology services are necessary to make the network even more valuable? The presentation will provide examples to illustrate implications for the future.