Site Accessibility Statement
Wilfrid Laurier University Information and Communication Technologies
November 23, 2014
 
 
Canadian Excellence

ResNet



The New ResNet

   
•Full high speed wifi for all on campus Waterloo residences
•Coverage in all bedrooms and common areas
•600 Wireless Access Points (WAP’s) installed to serve 2300 students
•We have provided a 3Gig internet connection for Laurier
•Note: most schools have a 1 Gig connection
•Each WAP is 1Gig capable
•Bandwidth is finite. You all share the same pipe.
•So performance will vary by the number of people connected and what they are doing at any given time
•There is no monthly cap, use as much as you want
•Typical feeds
•Music streaming – 0.15 Mbps
•Video streaming – 1.5 – 5 Mbps (try to avoid Super HD)
•Skype/Google Talk – 0.25 Mbps
•Gaming – 0.010 Mbps
 
 
 

    Eduroam Phone Issues Update    

We have received a fairly substantial number of tickets in regards to iPhones and Android devices not connecting in Conrad and Bricker to Eduroam.

v We have corrected this issue in Conrad and we are looking forward to your feedback !

The same fix will be applied to the Bricker residence on Oct 3, 2014