POLL: 802.1x deployment

Brent Jones brent at brentrjones.com
Wed Sep 26 07:43:24 UTC 2012


That is quite impressive that 5,000 orgs got 802.1x working correctly
in this fashion.
I had a lot of questions how they handled auth, but it appears auth is
distributed according to a roaming user's realm/domain suffix.

https://confluence.terena.org/display/H2eduroam/How+to+deploy+eduroam+on-site+or+on+campus

Fairly decent wiki on their site, bet others would find this helpful
for non-eduroam dot1x

On Wed, Sep 26, 2012 at 12:27 AM, Mohacsi Janos <mohacsi at niif.hu> wrote:
>
>
> On Tue, 25 Sep 2012, Valdis.Kletnieks at vt.edu wrote:
>
>> On Wed, 26 Sep 2012 00:37:38 +0200, Carsten Bormann said:
>>
>>> The entirety of eduroam is on 802.1X (better known as WPA Enterprise).
>>> That must be an 8-digit number of users.
>>> If you need a list of sites, start with
>>> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eduroam
>>
>>
>> However, that would be more a confederation of deployments than
>> one single large deployment.
>
>
> But each participating institution (more than 5000 universities and research
> centres) deployed 802.1x in their premises. Big bonus that they work
> together seamlessly (inter organisation roaming and 802.1x usage).
>
> Have look at the official homepage of eduroam:
> http://www.eduroam.org/
>
>         Best Regards,
>                         Janos Mohacsi
>
>>
>



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