Ten new computers and seventeen new 24″ LCD monitors were added to the Majors Lab. All computers in the Majors Lab are now new with Windows 10 and Linux Mint 17 dual boot.
Computer Science was awarded $100k fund by the University Tech Fee Committee to upgrade its computer and network infrastructure.
University granted over $97k fund to renovate Computer Science office suites MCH101 to 106. The project includes install new carpets, repair and repaint walls and doors, repair water intrusion.
Secure Shell Client 3.2 from ssh.com is no longer supported by CS servers. CS users should upgrade their SSH client to Tectia. Please check the news to the right for details.
The latest code 8.3 has been installed on CSWLAN wireless controller and access points. The code addresses KRACK attack. EAPOL-Key Max Retries also disabled to protect unpatched wireless clients.
Computer Science spent $30k on new SSH Secure Shell Client program, Tectia. All CS users can download it for free. Please visit “SSH How To” page for details.
A new gigabit switch, Catalyst 2960x is installed in the Network Lab to improve the lab network performance.
A new interactive projection system and a wooden lectern with built in microphones were installed in LOV151. The new system gives presenter more options to impress their audiences using various interactive features. Come and check it out.
We got rooms 335 – 340 in Dittmer Building for our TAs and RAs. We also purchased over 50 new PCs and chairs for the offices.
Mysql on dbsrv2 has been updated to MariaDB 5.5 to match the mysql on dbsrv.