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 ====== UNOLS Internet Use Policy ====== ====== UNOLS Internet Use Policy ======
  
-Revision: 2020-01-22+**Revision: 2020-06-25**
  
 The U.S. Academic Research Fleet has established a consistent fleetwide policy for managing access to limited Internet resource on board UNOLS vessels. This policy aims to facilitate the functional, equitable and fair use of the Internet for all persons on board while ensuring the successful delivery of services necessary for science missions. The U.S. Academic Research Fleet has established a consistent fleetwide policy for managing access to limited Internet resource on board UNOLS vessels. This policy aims to facilitate the functional, equitable and fair use of the Internet for all persons on board while ensuring the successful delivery of services necessary for science missions.
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   * In support of Vessel Operations   * In support of Vessel Operations
  
-All other uses, including personal use, is permitted on a **non-interference** basis with the primary purpose and within agreed upon Terms of Service.+All other uses, including personal use, is permitted on a **non-interference** basis with the primary purpose and within agreed upon Terms of Service as stated below.
  
 ===== Contact Info ===== ===== Contact Info =====
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 ===== Acceptable Use and Terms of Service ===== ===== Acceptable Use and Terms of Service =====
  
-Persons onboard UNOLS Academic Research Fleet vessels agree to the UNOLS Internet Use Policy Acceptable Use and Terms of Service prior to using Internet resources.+Persons onboard UNOLS Academic Research Fleet vessels agree to the UNOLS Internet Use Policy and Acceptable Use and Terms of Service prior to using Internet resources.
  
 In addition to UNOLS policies, institutions operating Academic Research Fleet vessels may have additional terms of service and acceptable use policies. In addition to UNOLS policies, institutions operating Academic Research Fleet vessels may have additional terms of service and acceptable use policies.
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   * Internet access is limited to one device per user at a time   * Internet access is limited to one device per user at a time
-  * Devices must be patched and updated with an up-to-date vendor supported operating system prior to putting devices on vessel networks+  * Devices must be patched and updated with an up-to-date vendor supported operating system prior to putting devices on vessel networks.  There is insufficient bandwidth to update devices once on vessel networks.
   * Devices must have updated virus protection software and/or device firewall protection prior to putting devices on vessel networks   * Devices must have updated virus protection software and/or device firewall protection prior to putting devices on vessel networks
   * Out-of-date, or end of life devices and operating systems should not be placed on vessel networks   * Out-of-date, or end of life devices and operating systems should not be placed on vessel networks
 +  * Please emails exceptions to satnag@unols.org
  
 ===== Monitoring ===== ===== Monitoring =====
  
 For the purposes of managing limited Internet capacity, it is necessary to monitor network usage to identify inefficiencies and high resource consumers. For the purposes of managing limited Internet capacity, it is necessary to monitor network usage to identify inefficiencies and high resource consumers.
-Academic Research Fleet Internet Traffic Reports are provided to UNOLS by SatNAG on a regular basis +Academic Research Fleet Internet Traffic Reports are provided to UNOLS by SatNAG on a regular basis.
  
 ===== Captive Portal ===== ===== Captive Portal =====
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 ===== Internet Use Quota ===== ===== Internet Use Quota =====
  
-  * Internet access is limited to 150 MB per person per day+  * Internet access is limited to 200 MB total per person per day 
 +  * As projects are sailing with reduced science parties as a result of COVID-19 mitigation practices, the limit maybe set to 400 MB total per person per day
   * User daily quotas reset at 00:00 UTC each day   * User daily quotas reset at 00:00 UTC each day
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 +It is the users responsibility to manage how they choose to use their quota.
  
 ===== Captive Portal Accounts ===== ===== Captive Portal Accounts =====
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 Vessels commonly have public, science or operational kiosk systems configured with unrestricted Internet access from which users can browse the Internet without impacting personal quotas. Vessels commonly have public, science or operational kiosk systems configured with unrestricted Internet access from which users can browse the Internet without impacting personal quotas.
  
-Kiosk and clientless hosts should be limited to ~6 system per vessel.+Kiosk and clientless hosts should be limited to ~6 systems per vessel.
  
 ==== Public Kiosk ==== ==== Public Kiosk ====
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 ===== Blocked Services ===== ===== Blocked Services =====
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 Several high bandwidth and/or high risk service are blocked from Internet access regardless of Captive Portal or Kiosk systems. Some of these systems include: Several high bandwidth and/or high risk service are blocked from Internet access regardless of Captive Portal or Kiosk systems. Some of these systems include:
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