Eduroam service launched by IT Services

Message from IT Services:eduroam_trans_200pix

IT Services has rolled out a wireless service called ‘eduroam’ across all University areas.

eduroam is the secure, world-wide roaming access service developed for the international research and education community.

eduroam (education roaming) allows students, researchers and staff from participating institutions to obtain Internet connectivity across campus and when visiting other participating institutions across the UK and internationally across 54 countries. When you can see and connect to the ‘eduroam’ network, you will be able to access it using your University credentials as described below.

More information about eduroam can be found at www.eduroam.org.

If you are experiencing issues setting up access to eduroam then please get in touch with The IT Service Desk on 01604 89 3333

How do I connect to eduroam?

  • Make sure you can see the eduroam network in your wireless network lists on your device
  • Connect to the network
  • Login using your UoN credentials with @northampton.ac.uk appended to your username e.g fbloggs becomes fbloggs@northampton.ac.uk.
  • Accept the security certificate that is offered.

(Taken from IT Services web page:https://mynorthamptonac.sharepoint.com/sites/staff/news/Pages/Guest-WiFi-now-available.aspx )

Photo credit: HeppDesigns

Posted on December 12, 2013, in Support and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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