The IS OOB network is intended for out-of-band access to systems in the Milne and Kerr data centers. To connect a system to the OOB network, please contact for assistance.

Users of the OOB network are subject to the following use policy:

  1. No person shall dual-home a host on the OOB network and the OSU network. OOB gateway hosts will be provided by IS and access will be restricted to registered OOB users only.
  2. No person shall attempt to gain access to a system they do not manage on the OOB network.
  3. System administrators should change the default password for all OOB connections.
  4. System administrators shall notify the OOB gateway managers of any issues or need for special software.