Network Servies

Setting up eduroam

Your Requirement

You want to use wireless Internet at more than 14,000 research facilities and Universities in over 74 countries worldwide and offer eduroam access to your colleagues and guests.

Our Offer

We are member of the international roaming service called “eduroam”. eduroam provides easy and secure internet access to registered users (for example researchers, teachers and students). Network access is granted at your home location or when visiting institutions all over the world. We provide support to securely integrate your local user accounts in the eduroam infrastructure. You may use our authentication server or use provided configuration examples on your own.

Preconditions For Use

You need to run a central user directory service (e.g. LDAP or Active Directory) and have to provide wireless infrastructure that supports WPA2-Enterprise (most do).

How To Use

Your Advantages

  • Free wireless Internet without a guest account or reconfiguration
  • Use your local account at all participating educational and research facilities worldwide
  • Free wireless access at a growing number of public locations, also internationally (like Swedish train stations or Downtown Tokio)
  • Secure and security conformal guest access at your location

Shortcuts

Automatic configuration