PittNet Virtual Private Network (VPN)

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The PittNet Virtual Private Network (VPN) client provides the ability to connect to restricted University resources while on and off campus.

 

 

About This Service

Key Features

  • Privacy protection: Use for added safety and confidentiality for public and private network connections.
  • Improved security: Assist with ensuring University network security while connected on and off campus.
  • Increased session length: Supports longer sessions, avoiding timeout restrictions found in other Virtual Private Network (VPN) clients.
  • Access restricted resources: Securely access a private network and share data remotely through public networks.

Getting and Using This Service

How do I access this service?

Special Considerations

GlobalProtect

The GlobalProtect client is required to connect remotely to your office computer or for accessing departmental databases and servers that reside behind network firewalls.

Pulse Secure

The Pulse Secure service is available to securely access unrestricted and restricted resources. The service encrypts traffic and makes it look as if the user's computer is on the University's network.

How do I request this service?

Submit a ticket by clicking the Request Help button on the upper right hand corner of this page.

Who can use this service?

Students, Faculty, Staff

Support

Status

Status of Service Offering 

How do I get help?

Submit a ticket by clicking the Request Help button on the upper right hand corner of this page.

 
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Get started with the PittNet VPN (GlobalProtect), to securely connect to restricted University resources on and off campus.

Details

Service ID: 83
Created
Wed 5/24/23 6:16 PM
Modified
Thu 11/9/23 8:27 AM