Controlling Access with Vouchers

The wireless network created by the Open-Mesh OM2P access points was set to have an SSID of TeacherNet. The network was set up as a closed network, Cloudtrax management site has a facility to issue "vouchers" to allow for access after authenticating from an initial "splash page."

Each educator and staff member in the school was issues a high-bandwidth (4.5 Mbps) long-term (4568 day) voucher, and the school secretary was provided with short-term lower-bandwidth vouchers that can be provided to guests.

Teacher and staff vouchers were created through a custom bulk creation process we created for this purpose; teachers and staff were each provided with an instruction sheet containing their name and access code and access documentation.

There is no provision for student access to the wireless network at all at this stage.

The initial "splash page" has been configured as follows: