List of Service Providers

 

Service Providers (SPs) are members of the RENU Identity Federation that provide services to other federation members or allow access to resources.

Service Providers under RIF

RENU | Filesender

FileSender is a service that allows authorized users to store and send files to any Internet user who has access to e-mail and an appropriately configured web browser. It is primarily of interest to users who need to send files larger than those allowed by e-mail systems (typically limited to 10MB to 20MB depending on the e-mail system).

Type: Service Provider

Organisation: RENU

Service: FileSender

Contact Info: Support or Technical

RENU | eduroam

eduroam (education roaming) is an international roaming service for users in research institutions. It provides researchers, teachers and students easy and secure network access when visiting an institution other than their own. Authentication of users is performed by their home institution, using the same credentials as when they access the network locally, while authorization to access the Internet and possibly other resources is handled by the visited institution. Users do not have to pay for using eduroam.

Type: Service Provider

Organisation: RENU

Service: eduroam

Contact Info: Support or Technical

RENU | mconf

A Research and Education Network for Uganda instance of the Mconf web conferencing service

Type: Service Provider

Organisation: RENU

Service: mconf

Contact Info: Support or Technical

RENU | eduVPN

eduVPN is a VPN service provided for the international research and education community. It aims to offer both secure access to campus networks as well as the ability to be safer when using the Internet when eduroam is not available and you are relying on insecure WiFi networks to connect.

Type: Service Provider

Organisation: RENU

Service: eduVPN

Contact Info: Support or Technical