The wireless network is not meant as a replacement for the wired network and is not
to be used as a primary network connection. The wireless network is meant to extend
the wired network for simple uses in areas where wired network access is unavailable.
Users are expected to avoid using applications that will use large amounts of network
bandwidth. These include servers and file-sharing applications.
There are other electronic devices that use the same 2.4GHz frequency as the Fredonia wireless network. These devices include 2.4GHz cordless phones, microwave ovens, X10 wireless cameras, Bluetooth devices, and other wireless LAN equipment. Devices using this technology can cause intermittent failure and loss of service.
The following policies are in addition to the State University of New York at Fredonia campus network usage policies. Actions that are detrimental or inappropriate when accessing the University and Internet resources include but are not limited to those listed in the Wireless Networking section below.