eduroam (education roaming) is the secure, world-wide roaming access service developed for the international research and education community.
eduroam allows students, researchers and staff from participating institutions to obtain Internet connectivity across campus and when visiting other participating institutions by simply opening their laptop.
Having started in Europe (www.eduroam.org), eduroam has gained momentum throughout the research and education community and is now available on over 10000 locations worldwide.
Cyprus Research and Education Network (CYNET)
CYNET is the institution that operates the EDUROAM service in Cyprus. CyNet is Cyprus' National Research and Education Network. It provides a network infrastructure for the Cypriot Research and Education Community. CyNet connects universities and research institutions. The national backbone of CyNet is connected to the European backbone GEANT that is a part of the worldwide community of research and education networks. Through this connection the CyNet backbone is connected to the Global Internet as well.