[unisog] Policy for student owned servers in the ResNet

John K Lerchey lerchey at andrew.cmu.edu
Sat Mar 27 05:30:35 GMT 2004

We don't block servers at all, but do have bandwidth limits.  That tends
to stop aggregeous (sp) things, but still allows students to put up their
web servers and the like.

So far, it's worked pretty well for us.


John K. Lerchey
Computer and Network Security Coordinator
Computing Services
Carnegie Mellon University

On Thu, 25 Mar 2004, Gary Flynn wrote:

> Stephen Bernard wrote:
> > I am interested to know what institutions allow/require that students
> > register systems which will act as servers in the residence networks,
> > and how that is managed. The most common policies that I've found so
> > far are either completely open or no serving is allowed at all from
> > the residence networks. I think that both of these approaches are
> > dangerous so I'm interested to learn about the approach and reasoning
> > used by others who have taken the registration tack.

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