Mobile Office Apps

Aug 07, 2013 | LakerApps Mobile Software Tips

We’re often asked about Office apps on the iOS and Android mobile operating systems. While an official Microsoft Office app does exist for most mobile systems, it requires an active Office 365 subscription. For those users who don’t have that subscription (probably you, if you’re reading this), there are several great alternatives.

Looking to buy a new tablet or smartphone?

Jul 11, 2013 | Hardware Mobile Tips

The popularity of tablets & smartphones is growing at a fast rate (while PC sales slump). However, for many users it is frustrating to choose not only "what" to purchase, but "when" to do so! Because competition is so fierce among top companies like Samsung and Apple, models seem to become obsolete literally as they touch store shelves.

CTS to Implement New Helpdesk Software

Apr 30, 2013 | Helpdesk Software

Campus Technology Services (CTS) is pleased to announce its adoption of ServiceNow, a cloud-based helpdesk ticketing system that will replace the current HEAT system on Friday, May 3.

ServiceNow is an industry-leading product with many notable clients, such as Emory University, Loyola Marymount University, Staples, SONY Pictures, and Yale University. It will allow CTS to track and service the campus community’s tech support issues more efficiently.

Lecture Capture Service Expanding to 5 Additional Classrooms

Jan 14, 2013 | ANGEL Classrooms Lecture Capture

CTS officially introduced lecture capture service to the campus in the Fall 2012 semester.  It was available in approximately 15 classrooms.  CTS will be expanding the lecture capture service to an additional 5 classrooms for the start of the Spring 2013 semester.  Campus Center 306, 323, Mahar 111, 203 and Sheldon 336 will be the newest members to the lecture capture family.

Did You Know About the SUNY Oswego Mobile App?

Jan 11, 2013 | Mobile Web

SUNY Oswego has an official SUNY Oswego Mobile App. Users of iPhone and Android devices can do a search for “SUNY Oswego Mobile” to download it. You’ll then have access to dining hall menus, the library databases and catalog, athletic game schedules and articles, campus news and events, campus maps and campus directory.

If you’d rather skip the app and just use the browser on your phone, you can do that too. Just point the browser to http://m.oswego.edu.

Google’s New Compose and Reply Experience

Dec 07, 2012 | Software Web

If you have not already received prompts to preview the new compose and reply experiences in LakerApps Gmail, you can expect to soon.  Google is allowing users to preview the new experiences prior to rolling them out as permanent features.

Windows 8 Announcement

Oct 29, 2012 | Networking Software
On Friday, October 26th Microsoft released the new Windows 8 operating system. There are several compatibility and training issues with this new release, thus Campus Technology Services (CTS) does not plan on supporting it at this time. If you have a personal device with Windows 8 installed that you wish to use on the campus network, that device may not work with on-campus wireless in either academic or residential areas. CTS is working with our vendor to obtain updates necessary to provide on-campus wireless functionality.