Eduroam

Our institution is connected to eduroam

The eduroam federation is an international project dealing with the support of mobility and roaming in national research and education networks (NREN). In the Czech Republic, this project is covered by the CESNET association . Our school / institution joined the project in 2021. Another step was taken to increase the prestige of the institution

One account. Anywhere.

A registered subscriber can use this wireless network (wherever available) with one user account. The account is managed by the home (founding) organization.

Using roaming is simple, a properly configured subscriber device connects automatically as soon as the eduroam network is available. The connection to the foreign networks of mobile operators within roaming works in a similar way. Hence the acronym: edu cation roam ing.  

The service is free for all participants.

Activation of eduroam account

The eduroam with used user name consisting of two parts - the actual username and realm. For the username you are used to from other systems of the institute, you will add the and realm vri.cz character when roaming .     

Setting up user devices for connection to eduroam

It is not enough to just enter a username and password to connect securely to eduroam . You must also set up a certificate check , the easiest way to do this is with eduroam CAT , see the documentation at eduroam.cz .