Laker Apps Offline Now Available

May 18, 2015

Starting Friday, May 15th at 4:30 p.m., users of Google Chrome will be able to use Laker Apps powered by Google without having to be online. This new "Offline mode" will enable people complete many tasks even while they do not have an active connection to the Internet. These abilities include:

The Progression of Campus Technology Service's Wireless Project

May 8, 2015

In the early months of 2014, Campus Technology Services (CTS) announced a three year plan to improve the wireless network around campus. Since then, CTS has been hard at work expanding the wireless coverage and capacity throughout campus.

ANGEL End of Life Approaching

May 4, 2015

It’s hard to believe that the semester is almost over and with it the first cohort of Blackboard Learn users. We have all gained experienced and insight on the migration from ANGEL to Blackboard Learn that has shaped our campus plan.

As we prepare to migrate the rest of the campus, we wanted to make you aware of a few important items including migration paths and the decommissioning of ANGEL.

Penfield Computer Lab to be Open 24 Hours for Finals

April 29, 2015

The Penfield Computer lab in 100A Penfield will be open 24 hours starting Sunday, May 3rd at 10 am through Friday, May 15th at 4:30 pm.

Google Hangouts Now Available with LakerApps

March 4, 2015

Google previously announced they would be replacing Google Talk, Google+ Hangouts and Google+ Messenger (formerly Huddle) with a new Google Hangouts.

We are happy to announce the new Google Hangouts is available for our LakerApps Google domain effective March 4.

CTS Recommendations for Electronics Use During Scheduled Power Testing – 3/17

February 24, 2015

SUNY Oswego must complete testing of the high-voltage switch gear installed as part of the Shineman construction project.

New Service Available: eduroam

February 23, 2015

SUNY Oswego is proud to announce that we will be participating in the eduroam network. eduroam (education roaming) is the secure, world-wide roaming access service developed for the international research and education community.

SUNY Oswego Subscribes to Adobe Cloud

February 4, 2015

This past fall semester, a CTS Technology Innovation Program proposal for an annual subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud was awarded.  This subscription covers the installation of the Adobe Master Collection Suite on SUNY Oswego-owned Mac and PC computers and allows a home use option to faculty and staff who can purchase it at a discounted rate for use on their personal computers.

First Set of Classes Now Teaching with Blackboard Learn

February 2, 2015

In the fall, we announced the planning surrounding the campus migration from the ANGEL learning management system to Blackboard Learn. The campus will be completely migrated to Blackboard Learn by the Fall 2015 semester.

CTS Rolls Out New VPN Client

January 29, 2015

In an attempt to improve access to services from off-campus, CTS is rolling out a new Virtual Private Network (VPN) application available to all faculty and staff.

The VPN allows you to securely connect to the SUNY Oswego network to access resources that normally you would be unable to reach while off campus. The new, web-based VPN makes it possible to connect to the following services while you’re away from campus: