The DPB/DGE VPN provides remote access to Carnegie's internal network from around the world.

NOTE: As of May 18, 2019, there will be separate VPNs for Admin and Science groups. Take careful note of which of the VPN addresses you'll need in Step 5. If you are not sure which VPN to use, please contact the helpdesk. 

To setup the DPB/DGE VPN:

  1. Download and install the FortiClient from the App Store
  2. Open FortiClient
  3. Tap on "Select Connection"


  4. Tap on "Add Configuration"


  5. Name the VPN, and set the "Remote Gateway" to one of the VPN's addresses:

    For scientists and researchers, use the Science VPN addresses: 
    vpn-dge.carnegiescience.edu
    vpn-dpb.carnegiescience.edu

    For administrative and support staff, use the Admin VPN addresses.
    adminvpn-dge.carnegiescience.edu
    adminvpn-dpb.carnegiescience.edu



  6. Enter your username, and tap save in the upper left corner
  7. Tap "Done" in the upper right corner, then "VPN" in the upper left


  8. Turn the VPN on.  You'll be asked to provide your password


  9. Duo 2-Factor will always ask you to verity the connection.  Either select the method for 2-factor authentication, or provide a code generated from either the Duo app or your assigned token.


  10. You are now connected to the VPN