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You can continue to use the old remote access system if you have set it up on your machine already. You can also use it to create your own VPN to connect to your office computer if you need to use any special software you've installed. Follow the appropriate instructions for your operating system:

Windows

Mac OS X

Windows

macOS

Note: If you use https://remoteaccess.admin.cam.ac.uk and are unable to log on due to a lack of available licences, please use the new solution above.

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New University Card Management System launches 15 September

18 August 2022

UIS will launch the new University Card Management System in September. We’re aiming for Thursday 15 September, however, this will be dependent on progress with printing the new student cards. The system will be down for a day. We will confirm the date nearer the time. Once the new system is live, Card Reps will be using...

MCS Linux service deprecated

17 August 2022

We have deprecated the MCS Linux service because of technical and resource constraints. At its peak, MCS Linux accounted for only 2% of MCS machines deployed, and use of this service has declined steadily in recent years. Unfortunately, we have had to remove the Linux part of the service because of unforeseen technical...

New cloud research platform service from UIS

15 August 2022

Amazon Web Services (AWS) and RONIN available via UIS UIS is pleased to announce that access to Amazon Web Services (AWS) and RONIN are now available through a new University-provided cloud research platform service. If you would like to join the increasing number of Cloud users and to save around 11% on list prices for...