Wireless Internet access is currently available in all campus buildings.
Speeds of up to 54 Mb/second are supported using the 802.11b/g wireless networking standard. Anyone wishing to utilize the wireless network will need to obtain a wireless card that adheres to 802.11b/g standard. No encryption key is required and as a result wireless traffic is not encrypted. Access to security sensitive information should utilize SSH or SSL technology between the client and server. The following steps should be followed to insure the greatest success.
1. Purchase wireless network card if one is not already installed.
2. Install card and drivers according to the manufacturers directions.
3. Register for access by launching a browser to any website, you will be required to enter your UTPB email username and password.
4. Enjoy your new access.