Also known as: Virtual Private Network
A Virtual Private Network (VPN) creates a secure connection between devices and University resources by creating an "encrypted tunnel" for the data communication. Many University resources require a VPN connection except when connected via the wired network.
Key Features and Benefits
- Permits secure access to certain University resources when connecting from off-campus or via the wireless network.
- VPN is one of the reliable and resilient Advanced Network Services.
- The client software is updated automatically.
Last Updated: March 25th, 2013