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Network Access

Getting a Wireless Internet Connection on Virginia Tech Campus

Question:
How can I get a wireless Internet connection on campus?
Wed, 07/31/2013 - 2:20pm 11364 Views Article ID: 781 view

Configuring a Static IP Address in Windows

Question:
How do I set up a static IP address in Windows?
Wed, 07/31/2013 - 12:00pm 15654 Views Article ID: 697 view

XpressConnect

Virginia Tech provides the XpressConnect service to simplify connecting to eduroam at Virginia Tech. When a student, faculty, or staff connects a wireless-enabled device to the campus network for the first time, the Cloudpath XpressConnect wizard will provide steps to authenticate the user, configure the device, and quickly connect to the secure eduroam wireless network; after the device's initial configuration and connection, each subsequent connection to eduroam will be automatically authenticated and connected.

Fri, 06/07/2013 - 9:37am 12939 Views view

Restricted/Limited Access Network (RLAN)

See the Restricted/Limited Access Network (RLAN) service catalog item.

Mon, 04/29/2013 - 8:34am 5512 Views view

University Services Domain

University Services is a Windows 2003 Child Domain of the Hokies Active Directory that is centrally administrated by CCS. It is an end-user driven domain oriented toward desktop computers. If you place your computer in this domain, you will benefit from the enhanced security that comes from being a part of the Virginia Tech Active Directory structure.

Wed, 02/01/2012 - 3:55pm 3205 Views view

Virtual Dedicated Windows Servers (VDWS)

See the Virtual Machine Environments (VME) service catalog item.

Wed, 02/01/2012 - 3:55pm 6477 Views view

Bandwidth Limit

The maximum upload permitted from an on-campus computer to an off-campus location is 4.7 GB in a twenty-four hour period. If you exceed the bandwidth limit, you will receive the following email message:


The following notice is addressed to:

RESIDENTS of ROOM BUILDINGNAME

RESTRICTION:

Wed, 02/01/2012 - 3:54pm 5588 Views view

DNS Addresses

See the DNS Addresses knowledge page.

Wed, 02/01/2012 - 3:54pm 13193 Views view

Central Services Domain

See the Central Services Domain (CSD) service catalog item.

Wed, 02/01/2012 - 3:54pm 5449 Views view

Central Authentication Service (CAS)

Central Authentication Service (CAS) is a central logon service that enables you to access multiple applications by typing your PID and password credentials one time. Once logged into CAS, you can visit any Web application that uses CAS authentication without having to log on again. CAS is available to Web applications that use the Virginia Tech PID for authentication.

Wed, 02/01/2012 - 3:54pm 12456 Views view