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We are seeing a huge influx of Arduino based projects from our Engineering college.  Two years ago, there was a single senior project, now there are four courses using the devices and a desire to incorporate them even more.  Naturally, these devices don't use 802.1X authentication and require special attention to provide network access.  Right now our model is to statically assign them IPs on our guest wireless network.  The issue with this becomes, "We want to be able to communicate with everything," and we restrict p2p on our guest network for obvious reasons.

I was wondering if any of you have ran into these types of devices/projects and if you have, what kinds of solutions have to come up for them?

Respectfully,

Matthew "Will" Williams
Assistant Director, Networking
Bucknell University
570.577.1491
********** Participation and subscription information for this EDUCAUSE Constituent Group discussion list can be found at http://www.educause.edu/groups/.

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It looks like there are some 1x compatible arduino adapters out there now:

http://www.dfrobot.com/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=548#.UuwwtEQo7qA
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On January 31, 2014 6:16:35 PM EST, Matt Williams <mcw015@BUCKNELL.EDU> wrote:
We are seeing a huge influx of Arduino based projects from our Engineering college.  Two years ago, there was a single senior project, now there are four courses using the devices and a desire to incorporate them even more.  Naturally, these devices don't use 802.1X authentication and require special attention to provide network access.  Right now our model is to statically assign them IPs on our guest wireless network.  The issue with this becomes, "We want to be able to communicate with everything," and we restrict p2p on our guest network for obvious reasons.

I was wondering if any of you have ran into these types of devices/projects and if you have, what kinds of solutions have to come up for them?

Respectfully,

Matthew "Will" Williams
Assistant Director, Networking
Bucknell University
570.577.1491
********** Participation and subscription information for this EDUCAUSE Constituent Group discussion list can be found at http://www.educause.edu/groups/.

********** Participation and subscription information for this EDUCAUSE Constituent Group discussion list can be found at http://www.educause.edu/groups/.

We created a PSK wlan that allows p2p for student projects and left it in the same dmz as our guest wlan.

On Friday, January 31, 2014, Matt Williams <mcw015@bucknell.edu> wrote:
We are seeing a huge influx of Arduino based projects from our Engineering college.  Two years ago, there was a single senior project, now there are four courses using the devices and a desire to incorporate them even more.  Naturally, these devices don't use 802.1X authentication and require special attention to provide network access.  Right now our model is to statically assign them IPs on our guest wireless network.  The issue with this becomes, "We want to be able to communicate with everything," and we restrict p2p on our guest network for obvious reasons.

I was wondering if any of you have ran into these types of devices/projects and if you have, what kinds of solutions have to come up for them?

Respectfully,

Matthew "Will" Williams
Assistant Director, Networking
Bucknell University
570.577.1491
********** Participation and subscription information for this EDUCAUSE Constituent Group discussion list can be found at http://www.educause.edu/groups/.

********** Participation and subscription information for this EDUCAUSE Constituent Group discussion list can be found at http://www.educause.edu/groups/.

I haven't seen any Arduino's, but in general we use mac-based authentication on a separate SSID for anything that doesn't support 802.1x (wireless printers, Smart TVs, etc). This might change next year when we roll out our new Cisco ISE but for now, it is what it is. On 1/31/2014 6:16 PM, Matt Williams wrote: > We are seeing a huge influx of Arduino based projects from our > Engineering college. Two years ago, there was a single senior > project, now there are four courses using the devices and a desire to > incorporate them even more. Naturally, these devices don't use 802.1X > authentication and require special attention to provide network > access. Right now our model is to statically assign them IPs on our > guest wireless network. The issue with this becomes, "We want to be > able to communicate with everything," and we restrict p2p on our guest > network for obvious reasons. > > I was wondering if any of you have ran into these types of > devices/projects and if you have, what kinds of solutions have to come > up for them? > > Respectfully, > > Matthew "Will" Williams > Assistant Director, Networking > Bucknell University > 570.577.1491 > ********** Participation and subscription information for this > EDUCAUSE Constituent Group discussion list can be found at > http://www.educause.edu/groups/. > ********** Participation and subscription information for this EDUCAUSE Constituent Group discussion list can be found at http://www.educause.edu/groups/.
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