VPN Remote Access Service
The KU Information Technology VPN Policy is available on the Networking section of the University of Kansas IT Policy site.
System Requirements for VPN Service
Computer with a Pentium®-class processor or greater
- Microsoft® Windows® 98 or Windows 98 (second edition)
- Windows ME
- Windows NT® 4.0 (with Service Pack 6, or higher)
- Windows 2000
- Windows XP
- Microsoft TCP/IP installed.
(Confirm via Start > Settings > Control Panel > Network > Protocols or Configuration.)
- 50 MB hard disk space.
- 32 MB for Windows 98
- 64 MB for Windows NT and Windows ME
- 64 MB for Windows 2000
(128 MB recommended)
- 128 MB for Windows XP
(256 MB recommended)
Computer with an Intel x86 processor Operating System:
- RedHat Version 6.2 or later Linux (Intel), or compatible libraries with glibc Version 2.1.1-6 or later, using kernel Versions 2.2.12 or later
Note: The VPN Client does not support Linux kernel Version 2.5.System Requirements:
- 32 MB Ram
- 50 MB hard disk space
- 32-bit or 64-bit Solaris kernel OS Version 2.6 or later
- 32 MB Ram
- 50 MB hard disk space
- OS X, Version 10.1.0 or later
- 50 MB hard disk space
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