Virtual Private Networking (VPN) software creates a secure, encrypted connection between your off-campus computer and the campus network. Members of the University community can use VPN software to connect securely to the campus network from off-campus. This software, called Junos Pulse, must be downloaded to your computer, installed and configured. To connect using the full VPN client, download it below, install and configure it as directed.
Install and Configure Junos Pulse Client for iOS and Android devices
Install and Configure Junos Pulse Client for Windows and Mac OS X Systems
Please use the following instructions to configure your new VPN client. After installing, users should login via the client and not via the Connect button at sslvpn.uconn.edu
Download the installer that is appropriate for your OS.
Windows 64 bit
Run the downloaded installer.
- Note: Some users on OSX may need to command-click/control-click, and then select “Open” if an error about an unidentified developer is encountered.
Launch the now-installed application.
Click the ‘+’ button to add a new connection and enter sslvpn.uconn.edu for the Server URL and “UConn VPN” for the Name.
If ‘Type’ is requested, choose the option that lists SSL-VPN.
Click Connect, and enter your NetID and password into the form, clicking Connect again.
You should now be successfully connected and able to access UConn resources.
Junos Pulse VPN client software is compatible with a wide range of operating systems and configurations. It is available Mac OS X and Windows clients as well as Android and iOS mobile devices.
The software has been tested on the following platforms:
|Platform||Operating System||Browser and Java Environment|
|Windows||Windows 8.1, 32 bit||Internet Explorer 9.x, 10, 11|
|Windows 8.1 Enterprise, 64 bit||Internet Explorer 8.x, Java 7|
|Windows 8 Enterprise, 64 bit||Internet Explorer 8.x, Java 7|
|Windows 7 SP1 Enterprise, 64 bit||Internet Explorer 8.x, Java 7|
|Mac OS X||Mac OS X 10.9, 64 bit||Safari 7.0, Oracle JRE 7|
|Mac OS X 10.8, 64 bit||Safari 6.0, 6.1, Oracle JRE 7|
|Mac OS X 10.7.3, 64 bit||Safari 6.0, 6.1, Oracle JRE 7|
– Although the software is also compatible with most Windows 8.x, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP operating systems, specific configurations may not work.
– Junos Pulse is not supported on Windows Server platforms and Linux platforms.
refer from : http://remoteaccess.uconn.edu/vpn-overview/connect-via-vpn-client/