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What is RADIUS ?

RADIUS is one of the protocols that makes up 802.1x; It allows for login requests to be 'proxied' (sent back) to users home institutions, which is the principle behind the eduroam service.

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Created by Caroline House on 14 September 2007 and last updated by Richard Byrom-Colburn on 31 October 2016