Network and Internet Services

Last Updated: 03/27/2014

Overview

OIT is responsible for maintaining the campus area network and for connecting individuals and groups to University of Colorado network resources and the internet. Networking resources include cabling, switches, routers, subnets, IP addressing, DNS, wireless networks, off-campus access and more.

See below for a detailed list of services.

Service Who May Get It Features
UCB Wireless All CU-Boulder affiliates with an active IdentiKey UCB Wireless provides easy access to the network in approximately 90% of all indoor building space on campus.
Guest Wireless Any guest visiting the CU-Boulder campus.

Wireless access for CU-Boulder visitors that doesn't require an IdentiKey. Connections last for five hours

Wired Internet Faculty, staff, and students 100Mb standard connections in university buildings, residence halls, and university apartments. 1Gb (GigE) connections for faculty and staff whose work would be impeded without GigE.
VPN (Virtual Private Network) CU-Boulder affiliates with an active IdentiKey A service that provides a secure on-campus network connection both on and off campus. Visit the VPN service page for downloads and documentation for the Cisco AnyConnect client, custom VPN service, and much more.
Name & Address Management Faculty and staff Static IP addresses for systems, printers, and devices.
Dynamic DNS DDNS is available to any clients using private IP address space in the campus Active Directory. Client systems should be on subnets in private IP address space.
Client systems should be participating in the campus Active Directory.

Online Tools and Resources

We would like to know how campus IT services and support could be improved to meet your needs. Please send your feedback to oitfeedback@colorado.edu.