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EduVPN Connection

VPN (Virtual Private Network) is used for devices (notebooks, iPad, SmartPhone, iPhone) to make a connection through the internet between the computer and the UT. This enables services to be used that are only available through the UTnet. This service can be used throughout the world, provided that a VPN connection is made with the internet.

Description

De UT makes use of EduVPN of SURF

There are 2 types of connections possible:

  • Secure Internet:

Encrypted internet connection. i.e. for use in the train or hotel.

Pay attention! You will not receive a UT IP address. So there is no access to UT systems, you must use institute access for this.

  •  Institute Acces:

For access to UT systems from outside the campus. You will receive a UT ip address starting with 130.89

Facilities that can be used include:

  •  Access to UT license server
  • Access to network data disks at the UT (such as the M- and P-drive)
Requests

The VPN connection does not have to be requested. You can install the VPN connection yourself on your own notebook by following the manuals.

Costs

You can find more information about the costs on the Selfservice Portal.

Conditions

To be able to use the VPN connection, you have to have:

  • a working Internet connection;
Support

For support, use the manuals. Should you have any other questions or should a fault occur, please contact the Service Desk ICT.

Manuals

Contact
Secretariat LISA - ICT
Library, ICT Services and Archive
053 489 2332
 secretariaat-lisa@utwente.nl
Building: Spiegel