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:

Pharos Upgrade

January 26, 2015

In an attempt to improve the efficiency of printing on campus, Campus Technology Services has recently upgraded the Pharos Uniprint system to the latest version. Pharos allows you to print from your personal computers to general access computer lab and some departmental lab printers on campus.

Computer Labs Updated Over Winter Break

January 24, 2015

Over the winter break, CTS replaced computers in a few locations.

Phishing Emails

January 23, 2015

Phishing Attempt

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.