Beginning in Fall Semester, 2009, Rootown will become the default network for all University of Akron students, staff, and faculty.
RooTown is The University of Akron's WPA Enterprise wireless network for anyone with an active UAnetID.
For wireless clients not specifically enumerated, it is important to know the specifics of rootown's security:
Security type: WPA2 - Enterprise
Encryption type: AES
Authentication type: Protected EAP (PEAP)
Authentication method: PEAP-MSCHAPv2
Certificate: Entrust.net Certification Authority (2048)
Credentials: UANet ID and password
NOTE: In some cases WPA2-Enterprise and/or AES may not be an option. Selecting WPA or WPA2 for Security Type and TKIP for Encryption type should work as long as the device is able to perform PEAP Authentication.