Acceptable vs Unacceptable Devices

Acceptable Devices

  • Personal Desktop Computers - Windows, Mac, Linux/UNIX
  • Laptops
  • Tablets
  • Gaming Consoles 
  • Entertainment Systems

Unacceptable Devices

  • Routers
  • Switches
  • Wireless Access Points
  • Firewalls
  • Hubs
  • Bridges
  • Computers running any server-type process such as DHCP, DNS, Web Servers, FTP Servers, etc.
Unacceptable devices compromise the design and security of the ResHall network. Unacceptable devices detected on the network will lose access to the network (port and login will be blocked). Reread the ResHall Policy or contact the OIT Support Center for assistance if you are unsure about whether a particular device is allowed on the network. 


Article ID: 116826
Wed 9/23/20 2:12 PM
Tue 2/2/21 3:20 PM