VidyoPortal Addresses

Each organisation making use of the Vidyo infrastructure has it’s own VidyoPortal address. Please use the one relevant to your organisation.

These are also the addresses that go in the VidyoPortal field when logging in to the VidyoDesktop client, or mobile device app.

Location Tag initials

Southern Router Pool

Initial Router Pool Name Location Proxy Location Tag
S Southern Router Pool  Cape Town  vr1-vm1-cpt1 VE Proxy  Tenet_South_Users
E  Eastern Router Pool  Durban  vr1-vm1-dbn1 VE Proxy  Tenet_East_Users
N  Northern Router Pool  Johannesburg  vr1-vm1-jnb2 VE Proxy  Tenet_North_Users
K  KENET Router Pool  Nairobi  vr1-vm1-ke1 VE Proxy  KENET_Users

Use the appropriate location tag to ensure that your users are connecting to the most efficient part of the Vidyo setup. If you have sites that span the country, please talk to us about setting things up so you can easily allocate people to the appropriate location.

Organisation VidyoPortal URL Abbreviation Prefix digits Location Tag
Africa Centre http://ac-vc.tenet.ac.za AC 33 E
Agricultural Research Council http://arc-vc.tenet.ac.za ARC 32 N
African Institute for Mathematical Sciences http://aims-vc.tenet.ac.za AIMS 13 S
AMPATH http://ampath-vc.tenet.ac.za AMPATH 61 K
ASAUDIT http://asaudit-vc.tenet.ac.za ASAUDIT 35 S
Boland Further Education and Training College http://boland-vc.tenet.ac.za BOLAND 39 S
Central University of Technology, Free State http://cut-vc.tenet.ac.za CUT 41 N
City University of Mogadishu http://cu-vc.tenet.ac.za CU 73 S
College of Cape Town http://cct-vc.tenet.ac.za CCT 51 S
Cape Peninsula University of Technology http://cput-vc.tenet.ac.za CPUT 40 S
Catholic University of East Africa http://cuea-vc.tenet.ac.za CUEA 67 K
Durban University of Technology http://dut-vc.tenet.ac.za DUT 37 E
Egerton University http://egerton-vc.tenet.ac.za Egerton 65 K
False Bay College http://fbc-vc.tenet.ac.za FBC 74 S
Gordon Institute Of Business Science http://gibs-vc.tenet.ac.za GIBS 42 N
Higher Education South Africa http://hesa-vc.tenet.ac.za HESA 30 N
Human Sciences Research Council http://hsrc-vc.tenet.ac.za HSRC 53 N
International Livestock Research Institute http://ilri-vc.tenet.ac.za ILRI 70 K
iThemba Labs http://ithemba-vc.tenet.ac.za ITHEMBA 29 S
Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology http://jkuat-vc.tenet.ac.za JKUAT 64 K
Kenya Agricultural & Livestock Research Organization http://kalro-vc.tenet.ac.za KALRO 71 K
KEMRI http://kemri-vc.tenet.ac.za KEMRI 59 K
Kenya Education Network http://kenet-vc.tenet.ac.za KENET 98 K
King Hintsa College http://khc-vc.tenet.ac.za KHC 60 E
Kingswood College http://kwc-vc.tenet.ac.za KWC 72 S
Kisii University http://kisii-vc.tenet.ac.za KISII 69 K
Mangosuthu University of Technology http://mantec-vc.tenet.ac.za MANTEC 43 N
Maseno University http://maseno-vc.tenet.ac.za MASENO 66 K
Medical Research Council http://mrc-vc.tenet.ac.za MRC 31 S
Moi University http://mu-vc.tenet.ac.za MU 62 K
Monash University http://msa-vc.tenet.ac.za MSA 55 N
Mount Kenya University http://mka-vc.tenet.ac.za MKA 58 K
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University http://nmmu-vc.tenet.ac.za NMMU 15 S
North West University http://nwu-vc.tenet.ac.za NWU 44 N
Rhodes University http://ru-vc.tenet.ac.za Rhodes 16 S
SA Astronomical Observatory http://saao-vc.tenet.ac.za SA 50 S
SABEN http://saben-vc.tenet.ac.za SABEN 18 S
SANReN/CSIR http://csir-vc.tenet.ac.za CSIR 34 N
South African National Space Agency http://sansa-vc.tenet.ac.za SANSA 52 ?
SKA South Africa http://ska-vc.tenet.ac.za SKA 36 S
Sol Plaatje University http://spu-vc.tenet.ac.za SPU 56 N
Stellenbosch Business School http://sbs-vc.tenet.ac.za SBS 17 S
Strathmore University http://strathmore-vc.tenet.ac.za STRATHMORE 68 K
TENET http://vidyo.tenet.ac.za TENET 11 S
Tshwane University of Technology http://tut-vc.tenet.ac.za TUT 19 N
UCT Health Sciences Faculty http://ucthsf-vc.tenet.ac.za UCTHSF 54 S
University of Cape Town http://uct-vc.tenet.ac.za UCT 12 S
University of Fort Hare http://ufh-vc.tenet.ac.za UFH 20 E
University of Johannesburg http://uj-vc.tenet.ac.za UJ 21 N
University of KwaZulu-Natal http://ukzn-vc.tenet.ac.za UKZN 22 E
University of Limpopo http://ul-vc.tenet.ac.za UL 23 N
University of Mpumalanga http://ump-vc.tenet.ac.za UMP 45 N
University of Nairobi http://uonbi-vc.tenet.ac.za UONBI 57 K
University of Pretoria http://up-vc.tenet.ac.za UP 24 N
University of South Africa http://unisa-vc.tenet.ac.za UNISA 46 N
University of Stellenbosch http://sun-vc.tenet.ac.za SUN 25 S
University of the Free State http://ufs-vc.tenet.ac.za UFS 26 N
University of the Western Cape http://uwc-vc.tenet.ac.za UWC 27 S
University of Venda http://venda-vc.tenet.ac.za UNIVEND 47 N
University of Zululand http://uzulu-vc.tenet.ac.za UZULU 48 E
United States International University Africa http://usiu-vc.tenet.ac.za USIU 63 K
Vaal University of Technology http://vut-vc.tenet.ac.za VUT 49 J
Walter Sisulu University http://wsu-vc.tenet.ac.za WSU 28 E
University of the Witwatersrand http://wits-vc.tenet.ac.za WITS 14 N

 

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Partnerships and Affiliations

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SANReN is TENET's principal partner in the South African NREN landscape. 
 
Universities South Africa, formerly known as Higher Education South Africa (HESA), is a membership organisation representing South Africa’s universities. 
 
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ASAUDIT is a key partner and collaborator in service strategy and design. ASAUDIT facilitates IT collaboration between higher education institutions in South Africa.
 
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TENET is a founder member of the UbuntuNet Alliance for Research and Education Networking. The Alliance serves the regional REN needs of eastern and southern Africa.
 
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