Wireless Network

TAMK has a wireless network for staff, students and visitors. The wireless network is so-called guest network, and it is possible to connect to the Internet with it. Laptop computers connected to the wireless network should be equipped with a proper firewall and virus protection program.Using wireless network requires a user ID at TAMK, which can be a regular staff or student ID or an ID especially for WLAN usage. The laptop must support wlan connection.

 

 
TAMK-GUEST - wireless network
1. Select TAMK-GUEST in the wireless network list on your device
2. Open browser and log in with your own TAMK user account and its password.
(3. If the login page does not open, or you get an error, type for example www.tampere.fi in the address bar and try again)

Visitors can get a temporary guest account from IT service desk, libraries and Kuntokatu info desks.
 
 
TAMK-STAFF - wireless network for staff

This wireless network works only on TAMK's staff laptops, and all the same IT services are available as in the wired network. The network does not ask for your username and password.

1. Select TAMK-STAFF in the wireless network list on your laptop
2. Wait for a moment for the connection to open

Mac OS X laptops require profile settings before the network can be used. Download the profile here.

 
Eduroam - world-wide network for international research and education community

You can login to eduroam network with your TAMK user account in higher education institutes in Finland and abroad. Read more about the network on its website.

Network name (SSID): eduroam
Network Authentication: WPA2 Enterprise
Data encryption: AES
EAP type : Protected EAP (PEAP)
EAP-PEAP tunneled type: EAP-MSCHAPv2

Most devices are able to select correct settings automatically. Use your own TAMK account to log in to the network. Write it in the form of "myaccount@tamk.fi" (not your email address).

For Windows computers, a network installation program can be downloaded and executed. It sets up correct settings for the eduroam network. Download for Windows 7Windows 8.1 or Windows 10. For all operating systems, the installation program is available at eduroam CAT website.

Members of other organisations write user name in the form of "ownaccount@organisation.com".


 
roam.fi - cooperative community network in Finland

Network name (SSID): roam.fi
Network Authentication: WPA2 Enterprise
Data encryption: AES
EAP type : Protected EAP (PEAP)
EAP-PEAP tunneled type: EAP-MSCHAPv2

Use your own TAMK account to log in to the network. Write it in the form of "myaccount@tamk.fi".

Members of other organisations write user name in the form of "ownaccount@organisation.com".

 

Wireless network coverage at TAMK

Campus Area
Main Campus

Whole indoor campus area

Mediapolis TAMK's premises
Music Academy Lobby
Administration wing
Library
Meeting room
Lecture hall
Ikaalinen TAMK's premises
Mänttä-Vilppula TAMK's premises
Virrat

TAMK's premises

 

Content Responsibility

Miikka Tahkokorpi, firstname.familyname@tamk.fi

Help

helpdesk@tamk.fi
03 245 2000