Tag Archives: eduroam

eduroam FE workshops and Microsoft NPS

I’ve recently been working on some eduroam FE workshops with a cross Jisc team of Esmat Mirzamany , Edward Wincott and Noel McDaid, these workshops have primarily been aimed at FE organisations who have signed up to eduroam(UK), but have never completed their deployment.  We’ve successfully delivered workshops to IT staff from colleges in London and … Read more

Is your organisation Wi-Fi a security incident waiting to happen?

Working for Jisc means that I’m increasingly on-the-road, which inevitably makes me a user of more and more Wi-Fi Hotspots; whether they be at the offices, campus or buildings of our Jisc members, at hotels, cafes, or on public transport. I continue to be surprised at the compromises that are being made to deliver Wi-Fi, either compromising security, … Read more

Walled garden for on-boarding user devices to eduroam – Technical deployment guide

One of the key barriers in successful deployment of eduroam, is around ensuring that users are adequately supported. 802.1x/WPA2 Enterprise configuration on the majority of devices is a little more complex than PSK-based Wireless solutions, which users are familiar with at home. As a result there is a need for on-boarding tools to be made … Read more