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Advisory: Injection of Operator-Name at the NRPSs

Walled Garden for Onboarding User Devices to eduroam

Using eduroam Support site; Connecting to the NRPS; User on-boarding – CAT

Guidance document - eduroam and Safeguarding

Guidance document - Cost of Implementing eduroam

eduroam(UK) Technical Specification Summary of Recommendations Checklist

eduroam(UK) Technical Specification Summary of Requirements Checklist

eduroam(UK) Technical Specification

NHS and eduroam/shared use of wireless/govroam

ORPS in Azure - alternatives to the use of ICMP

Sending Operator Name with Cisco ISE 2.0

eduroam in Public Buildings and Spaces in City Centres

TLS 1.2 and updated RADIUS requirements

FreeRADIUS Packet Handling - examining the flow

FreeRADIUS Best Current Practice Configuration for eduroam 

Performance tweaks for RADIUS and backend authentication systems

eduroam(UK) Microsoft NPS Configuration Guide v0.1

eduroam(UK) Service Provider Assurance Tool User Guide

eduroam(UK) Service Provider Assurance Tool Phase2 Field Trial Feedback

Improving the Reliability of NPS as an Authenticator in eduroam

Advisory: Using Status Server

Advisory: Use of MD5 Certificates Deprecated in Favour of SHA-1 for RADIUS servers

Advisory: Windows Mobile 8 and Certificate Verification

NWS41 eduroam Forum presentations - TKIP, CUI, NAPTR, QoS Probe

NWS40 FreeRADIUS Demystified seminar presentation

Geant Funding available

Janet Lumen House eduroam Service Information

UK eduroam Usage Feb 2013

EAP-pwd Moving Towards a Deployable Standard

Site Finder and Service Information Directory

eduroam(UK) Technical Specification 1.3 (archived) - superseded by 1.4

eduroam User Troubleshooting Flowchart for IT Support Staff

eduroam Administrators Troubleshooting Flowchart

NAPTR Record Creation Using Microsoft Windows 2008 R2 DNS Server

eduroam Best Practice Pointers

FreeRADIUS 2 eduroam Deployment at University of Sussex

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This document is intended for the system administrators at member organisations and describes an implementation of a 'walled garden' network service that only gives access to setup tools to enable user devices to be correctly configured to run eduroam securely. The setup tools are the configuration installers produced using the eduroam CAT system, so administrators adopting this deployment will also need to learn how to use that.


Using eduroam Support site; Connecting to the NRPS; User on-boarding – CAT

This document is intended for the system administrators at member organisations and provides an introduction to using the eduroam(UK) Support site together with an introduction to the eduroam Configuration Assistant Tool and a guide to getting started with the eduroam CAT site.


This guide describes the setup of the Microsoft Network Policy Server for use with eduroam in the UK. Whilst it is the key component, the Organisational RADIUS Server (ORPS) is just one element of your eduroam deployment and this guide must be read in conjunction with:

i) Implementing eduroam Roadmap



This document is intended for Technical managers wishing to explore the topic of safeguarding minors and vulnerable adults on eduroam, particularly in respect of users roaming away from the home campus to locations where the eduroam service provides unfiltered access to the internet. The background to the issue is considered together with an appraisal of how the key elements of eduroam support the safeguarding of users and how eduroam deployment may be tailored to suit the policy in force at the individual organisation.

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