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Connected Living - WiFi for Student Accomodation

Does your current WiFi solution meet the need of your students?



Addressing WiFi challenges in student accommodation during peak times

The history of WiFi within student residences is inseparable from that of Fiberjet Networks. Since 2020, students have needed fast, reliable WiFi to be available at all times. Fiberjet has embraced the evolution of WiFi standards and continues to research and develop new and innovative deployment methods to ensure we provide the very best service possible. With the development of our core network, we connect the majority of our customers with Fiberjet’s Fiber Leased Line services, meaning you don't have to juggle multiple vendors. We are a single provider for all your WiFi and Data Line needs. This extensive history has led us to become a class leader in high-density WiFi networks for student accommodation market. .

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Uses of the internet by students on Wifirst networks

The explosion of video streaming

Reliable, fast video streaming is essential for students. Traffic transmitted using our core network via the Fiberjet Networks data center gives us a unique insight into how students are using the internet, allowing us to adapt accordingly and ensure that we are always capable of meeting their needs.

Managed WiFi is at the heart of student accommodation

A pioneer of managed WiFi, or "WiFi as a Service", Fiberjet Networks provides unparalleled support to student housing managers to ensure your investment into WiFi connectivity goes well beyond its primary use. Our primary goal is to build a foundation for you to power all of your digital needs through a robust and secure network infrastructure..

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Our student WiFi works just like when you're at home

Fiberjet Networks provides students with their own private network to replicate a connection experience just like at home. All of their devices (smartphones, computers, games consoles, smart TVs, Chromecast, printers, connected watches, connected speakers, etc.) can seamlessly connect to a private WiFi network and communicate with each other..

Fiberjet calls this feature the Room Area Network and developed it to be accessible throughout the entire building, so students always remain connected to their digital world..

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Frequently asked questions

Find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions regarding our WiFi and Fibre services for student accommodation.

I'm unhappy with my current WiFi service provider. How can I be sure that Fiberjet will offer a better solution?

Fiberjet is the leader in managed WiFi for student accommodation and has provided services to student market leaders such as Coorg Institute of Technology, Coorg Institute of Dental Science, amongst others for over years. Our solutions are developed specifically for the student market to deliver the best possible WiFi experience, even during peak times.

I'm looking at upgrading my data line, will it work with the Fiberjet Networks WiFi system?

Yes. To make sure you receive the best performance we would recommend ordering a commercial-grade Fiber Leased Line which provides you with guarantees around the recovery times, guaranteed bandwidth, static public IP addresses and also symmetrical upload and download speed. If you're unsure of what speed you need, we can help. Or, as Fiberjet Network is partnered with leading Internet Service Provider as well as a hospitality WiFi provider, we can take away the hassle of dealing with multiple vendors and provide you with a Fiber Leased Line connected to our own data network to provide your internet connectivity at a very competitive price.

How many personal devices can students connect?

There is no limit to the number of devices students can connect: computers, smartphones, tablets, gaming consoles, the list goes on. Also, our unique “Room Area Network” solution, allows multiple devices such as wireless printers, speakers and computers to communicate with each other, thus delivering a “home from home” experience.

What hardware does Fiberjet supply?

Fiberjet continuously evaluates hardware from different manufacturers to ensure you are provided with the best wireless solution to fit the hospitality market requirements and suit your needs. Our engineers have very close relationships with prestigious suppliers such as Ruckus, Cisco Meraki, Aruba, Extreme Wireless / Aerohive, Dell, TP-Link, Unifi and Huawei.

Is the WiFi service easy to use for our international students?

Connecting to the WiFi is very intuitive, and available in a variety of languages such as French, English, German, Spanish, Dutch and Chinese. The WiFi service captive portal automatically matches the native language of the connecting device. Several authentication methods are available including eduroam, an international roaming service..

Will I own the equipment installed in my student accommodation?

So that we can provide you with the most competitive rates possible, Fiberjet retains ownership of the hardware installed. In addition to great value for money in comparison to buying hardware, it also means that if any of the equipment develops a fault throughout the contract duration, Fiberjet Networks will supply a replacement at no additional cost, giving you full financial predictability month to month

What happens if there is a problem with the WiFi?

The network is monitored continuously by our proactive support team who will intervene remotely or on-site as required if an issue is detected. Students can contact our customer care team to receive support 24/7 by phone, email or online chat. Site Managers also have access to our online support portal, which in addition to providing the ability to report any faults, also shows live information on the status of all equipment.  .

Can I use my existing cabling infrastructure?

In most cases, to guarantee an optimal quality of service, our integration team carries out a complete redeployment to certify that all cabling is of the correct standard which will allow your new WiFi service to function correctly..

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