Sunday Upgrades (1/11/15)

January 9, 2015

CTS will be updating our UNIX servers and Banner installation this Sunday, January 11th in order to maintain the latest security and application features.

From 7:30AM – 9:30AM, the following services will be unavailable:

  • myOswego
  • Banner / Internet Native Banner

From 7:00AM – 10:00AM, the following services may be unavailable:

CTS Recommendations for Electronics Use During Scheduled Power Testing – 1/5

December 30, 2014

An announcement from the Facilities Department alerted the campus of electrical testing for buildings north of route 104 occurring on Jan. 5 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. A reposting of that announcement is at the end of this article.

CTAB Ratifies 2014-15 TIP Grant Awards

December 19, 2014

The 2014-15 Technology Initiative Project (TIP) grant awards were ratified at the Friday, December 12 Campus Technology Advisory board meeting. Ten requests of sixteen received were selected for some level of funding. A total of $75,000 is available to be awarded and the selection committee received fifteen requests totaling $173,000.

Campus Network Upgrades

December 12, 2014

Campus Technology Services will be performing several minor updates to the campus network starting on 12/15 and continue through 12/23. Each update will take place in the early morning and should conclude by 8 am to ensure the restoration of internet services before normal business hours.

ATC Computer Maintenance During Winter Break

December 9, 2014

In order to better serve you, Campus Technology Services will be scheduling maintenance of the Advanced Technology Classrooms (ATCs) during Winter Break.  An ATC is considered to be any classroom equipped with a computer and projector.

LakerApps Drive Now With Unlimited Storage

December 5, 2014

Earlier this fall, Google announced plans for their "Drive for Education" program in which  "Google Apps for Education" users would have unlimited data storage in Google Drive.

Penfield Computer Lab Now Open 24 Hours

December 1, 2014

The Penfield Computer lab in 100A Penfield will now be open 24 hours starting tonight, 12/1 through 4:30pm, 12/12.

CTS Recommendations for Electronics Use During Scheduled Power Testing - 11/26

November 19, 2014

An announcement from the Facilities Department alerted the campus of electrical testing for buildings north of route 104 occurring on Nov. 26 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. A reposting of that announcement is at the end of this article.

Tyrone Johnson-Neuland Named to Assistant Director, Instructional Support Position

November 14, 2014

Tyrone Johnson-Neuland has been named to the post of Assistant Director, Instructional Support at Oswego State. This position was formerly held by David McQuin, who retired in September, 2014.

Google Classroom is Now in Session

October 24, 2014

On August 12, 2014, Google released the “Classroom” app to their Google Apps for Education customers.  Google has positioned the application into the Core Apps of our LakerApps suite of products, giving the application the protection of the SUNY Google contract.