Included here is information about on- and off-campus
access to PennNet and the Internet and information
about planning for, and managing, network connections.
Connecting to PennNet
Access Overview - Overview of how to connect
to PennNet and the Internet.
Networking Software - Recommended software
is free of charge to members of the Penn Community.
PennKey & Password - Identifiers
that are required for access to many University systems and services.
Connections in Student Residences - Obtaining
data and video connections in on-campus residences.
in Offices - Ordering information and rates
for office network connections.
to PennNet - Wireless coverage on campus
and how to connect.
Status & Scheduled Outages - Current
status of the network and details of scheduled
Internet2 at Penn
Internet2 - About
Penn's participation in the Internet2 initiative
for advanced high-speed Internet access.
About MAGPI, the high-speed Internet2 gateway
operated by Penn.
Planning for & Managing Network Connections
Networking & Telecommunications - The
office responsible for development and management
of Penn's network.
Networking Rates - Service rates and connection
Installation/Activation - Requesting new
wiring or port activation, or reviewing status
Server Registration - Registering DHCP
servers on PennNet.
Names - Obtaining/deleting domain names
in the upenn.edu domain.
Service & DNS Management Software (Assignments)
-The Assignments Database for maintaining information
about PennNet-connected computers.
IP addresses - Contact Your Local
Penn WebLogin - Authentication process for restricting access to web applications and static web pages.
PennGroups - Service for managing groups of people for authorization or other purposes.
PennNames - Service for managing the University's