University of Minnesota Virtual Private Network (VPN) services is offering updated AnyConnect clients for Mac and Windows-based machines. AnyConnect clients support 32-bit and 64-bit processors, mobile clients, and native clients. Download AnyConnect VPN clients.
The Virtual Private Network (VPN) service makes it appear as though you are inside the University network when you cannot be; it enables a more secure connection to the University network when you are:
- Using wireless
- Connecting from a non-University Internet Service Provider
- Transmitting sensitive data accessing restricted University resource
VPN is offered at no charge to University affiliates.