Allows users access to the internet through a single Wi-Fi profile and set of credentials, wherever the service has been made available by participating organisations. Connection can be seamless and automatic. OMREN is the Omani provider of eduroam.
eduroam provides users with authenticated network logon and access to the Internet through a single Wi-Fi profile and set of credentials, wherever the service has been made available by participating organisations. Connection can be seamless and automatic. Wired connections can also be supported.
By eduroam-enabling the network, organisations can provide guest network access services to visitors without the need for guest account management, saving time and cost for both the organisation and the visitor.
Participating organisations, using their existing infrastructures, connect to national NREN-operated RADIUS systems and overlay eduroam network services, which adhere to comprehensive technical standards.
Any OMREN member is eligible to use eduroam at no additional charge. To check if you are registered email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org To apply, contact OMREN team (+968 90991133).
Individual users do not need to separately join the service. Instead, if you are a member of a participating organisation and you have a network logon account, you can use eduroam. Use of the eduroam service is subject to adherence to the:
Oman Research and Education Network
The Research Council
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