About 443/tcp connection port, the users’ network of Kyoto University could directly connect to the outside of Kyoto University network.
- News (in Japanese):「KUINS-III NATサーバのTCPポート443への対応について」(The network center of Kyoto University)
I think that the users receive the benefits of speedy connection when an application (like Skype) utilizing 443/tcp port is used. Moreover, the machine which cannot do the proxy setting may be able to connect to the Internet.
I think that the users receive the benefits of more steady and speedy connection when an application (like Skype) utilizing 443/tcp port is used .
22th July, 2011: First Draft
25th July, 2011: Revision
Chief of Information processing office: Kitani.
* 443/tcp means the communication port for HTTP encrypted connection, such as “https://”.