Looking to buy a new tablet or smartphone?

July 11, 2013

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

April 30, 2013

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.

Tips for saving on Android data usage

April 18, 2013

Here are a few simple steps you can use to shave a few MB off your Android phone's data usage:

Lecture Capture Service Expanding to 5 Additional Classrooms

January 14, 2013

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?

January 11, 2013

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.

Did You Miss the Cyber Security Awareness Training?

January 11, 2013

During October and November 2012, CTS hired GreyCastle Security to provide Cyber Security Awareness trainings to all SUNY Oswego faculty, staff and students.

CTS Teaching Approximately 20 Sessions During Winter BreakOut

December 27, 2012

CTS will be teaching approximately 20 sessions on various topics during the 2013 CELT-sponsored Winter BreakOut being held from Jan. 16 - 25. Michael Pisa, interim Chief Technology Officer had this to say in regards to the department’s participation,

Google’s New Compose and Reply Experience

December 7, 2012

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

October 29, 2012

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.

Extending ANGEL Beyond the Standard LMS Features

September 12, 2012

Extending ANGEL Beyond the Standard LMS Features

ANGEL has been part of the SUNY Oswego campus for about four years now.  Since that time, the number of fully online classes using it has risen to over 100 courses and the number of web-enhanced course sections has risen to over 700 with both continuing to grow each semester.  With that many sections, ANGEL has truly become a valuable tool for teaching and learning.