Note: Information contained in archived ITSS newsletter articles was current at the time of publication, but may not reflect the present state of technology or ITSS.
ITSS Computer Assessment and Update Service
would like departments to take advantage of this new service which is designed
to help a department or individual assess the current configuration and capability
of their computers and update some of their software.
summer, ITSS will begin a major project to improve availability and quality
of technology available for classroom use.
Office on the Office Server
- ITSS currently offers several
versions of MS Office products on our Novell office server.
FTP and Security Changes
- As a security enhancement ITSS
will be removing the unsecure methods of attaching to bulldog, pubinfo, webapps
and ub from the Internet.
Long Distance Service
- ITSS is nearing completion of
its project to convert to new long distance services.
has recently been adopted as the official notification system by the University
of Minnesota Duluth. This has led to some recommended changes concerning email
forwarding, which have resulted in some actions by ITSS.
OSX vs. OS9 - Which to Use?
- About a year ago, Apple introduced
their new OSX (pronounced "Oh Es Ten") operating system for the
Macintosh. Although on the surface OSX looks quite a bit like the previous
Macintosh Operating systems, underneath it's completely different.
- Network rates for 2002-2003 will
be lower than those originally announced back in December.
- Let the Classroom Team know what
you think about its services.
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