Work Continues to Resolve myOswego Registrations

November 14, 2013

The interface change that was applied to myOswego yesterday, Wednesday, 11/13 did not totally resolve the registration problems we have been experiencing under heavy load.

CTS has been working with Ellucian, the company that makes the myOswego product. We have a high priority support case opened and will continue collaborating with them until the issue is totally resolved.

myOswego Interface Change

November 13, 2013

Over the past week, myOswego has had problems servicing student course registrations causing the system to be slow or unresponsive.  We have reason to believe that the new tabbed user interface applied several weeks ago might be the root of the problem.  This occurs under heavy registration load.

To rectify the problem, we are going to revert back to the old user interface.  This will be done at 5am, Wednesday, 11/13.

New Google Bar Arriving in LakerApps

November 2, 2013

Google recently announced the launch of the new Google bar and is rolling it into LakerApps starting 10/31.

According to Google's notice, this change "is designed to be simpler and more consistent with Android and Chrome OS."

Residential Network Affected By New Mac Operating System Release

October 23, 2013

Yesterday afternoon, Apple released Mac OS X Mavericks, a free upgrade available via the Apple Store.

Often, it takes some time for 3rd party developers to make their products fully compatible with new OS releases. Early Mavericks adopters at numerous universities have discovered the Cisco NAC Agent is not yet compatible.

Oswego State to host SUNY CIO Listening tour stop

October 18, 2013

On October 22, 2013, Dr. Hao Wang, SUNY CIO will visit Oswego State. Dr. Wang is on a listening tour of SUNY campuses (http://www.suny.edu/sunyitlisteningtour), inviting colleges to share stories and discuss their current IT environments as well as discuss opportunities and challenges towards serving the students of SUNY in completing their educational goals.

myOswego login change - Thursday, Oct. 17

October 17, 2013

The myOswego changes mentioned in the "Upcoming Changes to myOswego" article on September 9, were implemented today, Thursday October 17.

As of this morning, myOswego’s login page has been changed to include two different login buttons.  myOswego is the system used for class registrations, grades, advising, financial aid and more.

Meet the Help Desk

October 10, 2013

As of Thursday, September 26, the Technology Support Center was renamed to the Help Desk.  Chief Technology Officer, Sean Moriarty, said the name change "reflects how the campus referenced the previous Technology Support Center and is a well-known industry term."

Reorganization of CTS

September 28, 2013

On Thursday, September 26, Sean Moriarty, Chief Technology Officer implemented a reorganization in CTS, effective that same day. According to Moriarty, "we have  decided to reorganize to ensure that CTS continues to offer the high  quality services that the campus needs and has come to expect."  He mentioned the goals that were set for reorganizing included:


Now Playing - iOS 7

September 19, 2013

Yesterday Apple released the new iOS7 operating system for iPhone and iPad. If you’re already upgraded, you may have noticed that you had to “Accept” a new certificate after connecting to “Oswego-Secure”. This is intended and necessary in order for your iDevice to work on the network. CTS has tested and approved iOS7 for the campus network, and it is considered supported software.