eduroam – quick guide

First connect to the Internet by signing into The Cloud or using your own mobile data, then go to https://register.it.ox.ac.uk/ to register for a Remote Access Account. PLEASE NOTE: If you have an Android device install the eduroamCAT tool from the ‘Google Plan Store’ before continuing. On the device you want to connect go to …

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Networks @ Somerville 2019-20

A quick introduction/reminder of what each network at Somerville College is capable of for the start of term. This might get rather technical so a quick summary: The SOMERVILLE wireless network has more bandwidth available than EDUROAM or The Cloud combined. The SOMERVILLE network does not limit bandwidth per device or per user. EDUROAM has …

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Networks @ Somerville 2018-19

A quick introduction/reminder of what each network at Somerville College is capable of for the start of term. This might get rather technical so a quick summary: The SOMERVILLE wireless network has more bandwidth available than EDUROAM or The Cloud combined. The SOMERVILLE network does not limit bandwidth per device or per user. EDUROAM has …

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Validation Survey results, recommendations and next steps

The survey was completed and the college received the separate reports, one for each building, going on some 380 pages.  We are still awaiting an updated summary document but the list of recommendations is quite small and we hope to have them all implemented before the Christmas closure (20th December). Here is a taste of …

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Wi-Fi update Friday 3rd November

Almost there… As of 4pm today we have 290 wireless access points online serving the College. We are currently snagging the remaining issues which affect around 8 access points we still need to bring online. Please give the wireless network a good test and if you could provide feedback to us that would be great, …

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Wi-Fi update Monday 30th October

Work this week Penrose & Wolfson including FAH & BWR Darbishire Quad, Lodge House & NCR Park – Tuesday 31st October Final configuration day – TBC Other buildings To see the current status of all College buildings please refer this schedule: https://blogs.some.ox.ac.uk/ict/2017/10/03/wireless-upgrade-2017-schedule-michaelmas-term/ Red = behind schedule, some issues with connectivity during works Amber = work …

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Wi-Fi update Friday 27th October

Completed so far this week For the following buildings all rooms should be working, so give it a good test and let us know via ict.desk@some.ox.ac.uk if you have any issues: 119a / Nursery Hostel / Bursary Dining Hall including PDR/SCR/Reading Room/Staff Room/Offices Vaughan Holtby Ongoing work Penrose & Wolfson including FAH & BWR – …

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