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The Service Set Identifier (SSID) just like the entry address of Wireless LAN system, at least each client user should choose one SSID for connecting to the Wireless LAN network with some parameters and settings which suitable for chosen SSID.

Due to different purposes, there are 4 SSID provided by UM Wireless network service:

 

SSID Comparison Table

SSID Secure Level EAP Type Encryption Type Authentication Method / Tools Supported OS User Type
UM_SECURED_WLAN High WPA2 AES OS build-in Most modern operating systems Student /
Staff
UM_WLAN_PORTAL Low N/A N/A Web interface All OS with Web browser Student /
Staff
UM_PUBLIC_WIFI  Low N/A N/A N/A All OS with Web browser  Open to public
eduroam High WPA2 AES OS build-in Most modern operating systems Guest only