Infrastructure Upgrade: The Story Continues
In the previous issue of Network Computing,
we have touched on a few aspects of the large-scale plan for IT
Infrastructure Upgrade, namely what actions should be taken to
remedy the weak points of the Campus Network, the addition of
resources to some of the critical central servers and the largest
ever PC upgrade exercise which was conducted in full swing only
Student Computer Ownership
Campus Wireless LAN has been an important and effective supplement
to the campus network since its inauguration in March 2000. It
has since provided a useful alternative for the whole CityU community
to overcome the spatial problem to access the computing facilities
and services on campus...
A Review on CSC Student
Computer Literacy Programme
from staff courses, the Computing Services Centre (CSC) also organises
computer short courses tailor-made for all CityU students. This
series of courses, known as the Student Computer Literacy
Programme, is held throughout each academic year and priority
is given to the first year students...
Up to Speed with Technology
If you would like to brush
up your computing knowledge, why not sign up for the staff computer
courses offered by the Computing Services Centre (CSC)? Simply flip
through the staff course directory booklet for this Semester and
choose from a list of extremely popular courses like Flash, Dreamweaver,
Director, Freehand, Excel 2000, PowerPoint 2000, Adobe Photoshop,
FrontPage 2000 and much more...
Alarming Long Queue for
CSC Work Request
The emphasis on information technology in the CityU has induced
a soaring demand for computing technical support, and the numbers
of CSC Work Request as well as service calls have increased significantly
especially during the past few months...
Using the New CityU Intranet
To provide easier
and faster navigation, a new
Intranet Home Page was launched in late September 2000. To give
you an idea on whats new, below is a summary of the enhancement
that you should not miss...