Accessing online services remotely

University YoYo Desktop/Laptop users

If you're using a University YoYo Desktop/Laptop, you won't need VPN to connect to most internal services.

Without VPN

The following services are available away from campus without needing to connect to VPN first.

With VPN

The following core services are not available away from campus and you'll need to use VPN if you are not using a University YoYo Desktop/Laptop.

  • SAP services (uBase, myJob, myTeam, myPurchase)
  • CMS (Content Management System)
  • CIS / CIES
  • cPanel
  • HPC (High Performance Computing)
  • Network Drives - U: and X: (uosfstore)

Other specialist services

There will be other specialist services managed within departments that may require VPN. Always try to connect without VPN before you turn it on. Consult your local IT contact if you need support with connecting to other services.

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