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Connectivity
Connectivity
Meeting your connectivity needs with our world-class Janet Network and special purpose connections. We can support access and roaming by all your users - staff, students, researchers and visitors.
Meeting your connectivity needs
We offer connection services for different needs based on capacity, resilience and technical design.
Our high availability connections are procured, managed and maintained to deliver 24/7.
Infrastructure to support you
Special purpose connections can support your key projects, business and research functions. This brings your remote facilities, other sites and your education and research partners together.
Get connected and stay connected
We offer secure and seamless internet access and roaming across organisations, locations and devices via the Janet Network.
To protect it and ensure high availability for users, we detect and resolve issues proactively.
Our products and services
Connecting your users to the Janet Network
Underpinned by the world-class Janet Network, your users can connect any time, anywhere. We offer high availability access to your key resources and sites through private and point-to-point connections. 
Janet IP connection
Intersite connection
IP address assignment
Netpath
 
Cloud connectivity to meet your performance needs
Are you looking to extend your on-premise environment into the cloud? You could use your existing Janet Network connection with its high-availability, high-capacity and resilient peerings.
Cloud connect AWS
Cloud connect Google
Cloud connect Microsoft
Special purpose connections
These bring your remote facilities, other sites and education and research partners together. Each service is tailored to support your key projects, business or research functions.
Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute
Global connect
Global education access framework
Access and roaming support
Underpinned by the Janet Network and the global eduroam access federation, our services work in combination or align to support users with different needs. 
See how these services work together.
eduroam
eduroam Visitor Access
Govroam
Public wifi via the Janet Network
Management and maintenance
We can remove the complexities of management and maintenance of your infrastructure so you stay connected without overburdening IT staff.
Managed router service
Netsight
You might also be interested in foundation DDoS mitigation (part of cyber security)
Our frameworks
Approved framework agreements and dynamic purchasing systems (DPSs) to help you save time and money.
Network equipment framework
Public wifi via the Janet Network
Digital Marketplace
Jisc has been named as a supplier on Crown Commercial Service’s G-Cloud framework. Purchasing services through the framework can offer significant savings.
Contact us for advice on next steps
Protecting the network
We run the Janet Network on behalf of research and education in the UK, so it is vital we protect it. We can protect your IT estate, respond to cyber security incidents and work to mitigate them.
Explore our cyber security services.
Jisc security conference, 9-11 November 2021
Join us online for an in-depth programme of talks and training courses designed to upskill all staff members - from network and security specialists, to teaching and learning practitioners.
Find out more and book your place
Useful links
help@jisc.ac.uk
0300 300 2212
Shaping the future of Janet blog
Tech 2 Tech - technology and innovation meetups
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Cloud connect AWS
Cloud connect Google
Cloud connect Microsoft
eduroam
eduroam Visitor Access
Global connect
Global education access framework
Govroam
Intersite connection
IP address assignment
IPv6
Janet IP connection
Managed router service
Microsoft ExpressRoute
Netpath
Netsight
Network equipment framework
Public wifi via the Janet Network
Telecommunications framework
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‘Virtually connected classroom network would save time, money and solve the teacher shortage’
How do we enable agile digital infrastructure for education and research?
The top 20 edtech startups ready to address the education sector’s biggest challenges
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Research data infrastructure needs to keep pace with technology, look to the future, and focus on trust
‘Connectivity is an educational necessity’
'IPv6 enables better connectivity to staff and students working from home'
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