Why?

Remote access to OneDrive does not require VPN and OneDrive files can be accessed on a variety of devices.

Impact

Students now have all files from the  personal R:\\storage.wpi.edu\HOME\My_Documents drive in OneDrive.  Information Technology sent an email confirming that the copy was complete.

Action Needed

IT recommends using OneDrive for storing your files moving forward. The related article provides instructions.

Details

OneDrive benefits include:

  • 1TB of storage
  • Can be remotely accessed without VPN or Terminal Servers
  • Links to files can be easily shared
  • Integrates with Canvas