Network Services

Secure Shell (SSH) Gateway Access Guide

  A Secure Shell (SSH) Gateway is an encrypted proxy mechanism that is used for external network access, typically to internal Linux/Unix network resources, and can be accessed from different operating systems, either natively or by using a client. It is an alternative to the University Virtual Private Network (VPN). As a faculty, staff, or […]

Secure Remote Desktop Access (SRDA)

  As a faculty, staff, or student, you can access computers that you use within your local computer network remotely using the Remote Desktop technology built into computer and/or server operating systems. These instructions will guide you through accessing your Remote Desktop securely from outside of the UConn network without connecting to the UITS VPN. […]

Installing Remote Desktop on Windows

    *Step 1 and 2 require access to your UConn Windows workstation Step 1: Enable Remote Desktop on Your University Device If you already have your computer configured to receive remote desktop protocol connections: e.g., you connect remotely already through a virtual private network (VPN connection), you can skip steps 1 and 2 and […]

Installing Remote Desktop on iOS

    You can install and set up Microsoft Remote Desktop from your Windows workstation computer to a personal iOS device. *Steps 1 and 2 require access to your work computer Step 1: Enable Remote Desktop on Your University Device If you already have your computer configured to receive remote desktop protocol connections: e.g., you […]

Installing Remote Desktop on Mac OS X

    You can install and set up Microsoft Remote Desktop from your Windows workstation computer to a personal Mac. *Steps 1 and 2 require access to your Windows work computer Step 1: Enable Remote Desktop on Your University Device If you already have your computer configured to receive remote desktop protocol connections: e.g., you connect remotely […]

Installing Remote Desktop on Android

    You can install and set up Microsoft Remote Desktop from your Windows workstation computer to a personal android device. *Steps 1 and 2 require access to your work computer Step 1: Enable Remote Desktop on Your University Device If you already have your computer configured to receive remote desktop protocol connections: e.g., you […]

Cabling and Wiring

UITS owns and maintains the University’s telecommunications cabling infrastructure and performs all installations for new construction, renovations, or any type of request for telephone, cable TV, network cabling and jacks. Network Website  Wireless Website Self-Help Connecting to UCONN-SECURE on Common Devices Frequently Asked Questions   

Connecting to UCONN-SECURE on Common Devices

Connecting to UConn-Secure requires an activate NetID and password. If you are experiencing issues connecting to UConn-Secure, changing/resetting the NetID password can sometimes resolve the issue. UConn-Secure Windows Mac OSX iOS Android Windows Phone Chromebook Ubuntu Linux   UConn-Guest Windows Mac OSX Keywords: uconn secure, uconn-secure, uconn-guest, uconn guest, uconn wifi, connect to wifi, wireless, […]