23 - March 2000
were there on the streets everywhere in the world. Thanks to the
CityTV, a TV facility available on the campus network, the CSC
staff had been able to join the fun and share the joy with people,
not only in Hong Kong, but also in Beijing, New York, Gisborne
(billed as the first city in the first developed country to enter
the third millennium) etc., in celebrating the arrival of the
long-awaited Year 2000 on the University campus...
Facilities Booking & Information System: The First to Go on
The Sports Facilities
Booking & Information System is a new system developed by
the CSC, which allows end users to book facilities in the Sports
Centre such as badminton courts, table tennis and gymnastics...
Desk: In Users' Eyes
survey was conducted in December 1999 to find out how Help Desk
users think of our
service during the year, and any recommendations for improvement.
Thirty questionnaires were sent...
and CityTV: Live Broadcasting on Campus
and CityTV are two live Internet broadcasting services provided
by the Computing Services Centre (CSC). These two services use...
An Express Highway to the Net
Internet access is essential for our work and daily life. Inside
the campus, our sophisticated campus network guarantees that you
have fast Internet access. However, you can only...
Choice Scanning D.I.Y.
Computing Services Centre (CSC) has long been providing free electronic
marking of multiple-choice type examination scripts and data capturing
of survey forms ever since the optical mark...
of Systems and Network Technical Group
of the increasing importance of computer facilities and the complexity
of networking in the University, ensuring smooth..
Made Possible on Campus
past, the issue of setting up a supercomputing facility in the University
was raised a few times but turned down due to a number of reasons.
First of all, supercomputing is only required for large scale and...
Trends in CityU
trend has been evolving rapidly over the years. Most users in the
CityU are beginning to appreciate new technology and are making every
virus is a program that is designed to replicate itself by copying
itself into the other programs stored in a computer. There are several...