Campus Network Outage, Saturday May 31, 6am-noon

Apr 29, 2014 | Hardware Personnel service disruptions

Campus Technology Services has planned an upgrade of network equipment that connects our campus to the Internet on Saturday, May 31, 6am-noon.  During this timeframe:

  • all connections originating from on-campus to the Internet will be unavailable
  • all connections originating from the Internet to any campus network service will be unavailable
  • any service requiring a SUNY Oswego login will be unavailable.

Have you used lynda.com yet?

Apr 22, 2014 | Training Workshops

Did you know that almost 1,000 people at SUNY Oswego have checked out lynda.com?

With more than 2,100 courses taught by industry experts - and more added every week - lynda.com is designed for all levels of learners and is available whenever you’re ready to learn. You can even view it on your iPhone, iPad, Android phone or tablet, or other mobile device. Be sure to check it out today at www.oswego.edu/lynda, and login using your Laker NetID - no account setup required!

Network Outage Delayed

Mar 21, 2014 | Networking

The arrival of equipment needed for the network outage scheduled for Saturday, March 22 continues to be delayed. The outage will be rescheduled on a date to be determined. CTS will send further communications once a future date has been established.

As a reminder, this upgrade is needed in order to provision additional Internet bandwidth for SUNY Oswego. It will also position SUNY Oswego to increase Internet network services more rapidly in the future to support the growth needs of academic and residential clients.

Network Outage Postponed to Saturday, 3/22, 6am-noon

Mar 13, 2014 | Networking

CTS originally scheduled a campus network outage for Sunday, March 16 to upgrade network equipment that connects our campus to the Internet. This has been postponed due to delays in the arrival of equipment to campus.

The upgrade will now be scheduled on the fallback date of Saturday, March 22 from 6am - noon.   A new fallback date has not been determined should the equipment continue to be delayed or there are issues with the installation. As a reminder, during this timeframe:

Tech Tip: Don’t miss the CTS Updates

Mar 05, 2014 | Software

CTS continually updates and upgrades the operating system and software on campus computers to ensure both security and functionality.  Much of this work is automatically delivered to college-owned faculty/staff computers each Wednesday morning – otherwise known as “Patch Wednesdays”.

If your computer is not turned on and connected to the network when the updates are delivered, don’t worry.  Your computer will be updated the next time it connects to the campus network.  Laptops will receive the updates once they are back on campus and connected to the network.

Campus Network Outage, Sunday, March 16, 6am-noon

Feb 27, 2014 | Networking

Campus Technology Services has tentatively planned an upgrade of network equipment that connects our campus to the Internet on Sunday, March 16, 6am-noon.  During this timeframe:

  • all connections originating from on-campus to the Internet will be unavailable

  • all connections originating from the Internet to any campus network service will be unavailable

  • any service requiring a SUNY Oswego login will be unavailable.

TIP Grant Awards

Feb 10, 2014 | Professional Development Software Workshops

The 2013-14 Technology Initiative Project (TIP) awards were ratified at the Friday, December 6 Campus Technology Advisory Board meeting. A total of $65,000 was available to be awarded and the selection committee received ten (10) requests totaling $155,000.