March 14, 2019

Pulse VPN service discontinues March 19

Enterprise Cybersecurity at Vanderbilt University Medical Center replaced the Virtual Private Network (VPN) client for employees who need to access Medical Center resources from offsite on February 26, 2019. The new client, F5/BIG-IP Edge, replaces the existing VPN client, Pulse Secure, which will discontinue on March 19th.

Pulse Secure users should see an announcement about the replacement upon sign-in.  

The new F5 Virtual Private Network client is available for download now. Visit the Enterprise Cybersecurity VPN webpage for information about the new client, as well as how to access instructions to download VPN for Windows, MAC and mobile devices.

Users of the new VPN will also need to enroll in Multi-Factor Authentication to use the service. Enroll now using the MFA Configuration Assistant or visit the MFA Website for more information.