I’m pleased to announce that we are going live with Sophos Anti-Virus! This post will provide information on how you can upgrade to Sophos and what you can expect from the process depending on the type of computer you have. If you have any questions or concerns please don’t hesitate to contact our Help Desk (firstname.lastname@example.org, 360.867.6627).
Ok, so I thought this was pretty cool. It’s week 7, thursday afternoon and the Computer Center is packed, buzzing. A student walks away and leaves behind her sweet, new MacBook Air at one of the computer stations. Another student finds it, brings it to the desk. Continue reading
Aruba replacement complete for campus (all HP’s and Cisco’s are gone). These new access points provide much better granular access to reporting, it allows us to know where bottlenecks are, throughput rates and density issues. Network Services will provide windows into this data for the two helpdesks to look at this information to help users with problems. All access points are monitored and up. Wireless is better now then it has ever been. Slightly different antennae which changed some of the signal patterns, but overall it’s as good if not better than before. Continue reading
There is a new player on the field for learning management systems and this one is called Canvas. Academic Computing will be doing a limited pilot project this spring that will evaluate the utilities and fit with Evergreen’s online needs. Stay tuned for updates on this and please feel free to let us know your thoughts!