Desktop, Baseline and Maintenance: June 2015 Quarter Break Activities

The Desktop Services and Baseline/Maintenance groups have a number of activities planned during the quarter break (June 15 – June 19). There will be some software updates in Open Access Labs (OALs), Technology Enhanced Classrooms (TECs) and Electronic Classrooms (ECs), and Baseline refreshes for some Electronic Classrooms. Baseline/Maintenance group will perform maintenance of OALs, ECs, TECs and service areas..

Open Access Labs, Technology Enhanced Classrooms and Electronic Classrooms Updates

The software updates include update to existing software and Symantec Endpoint Protection. Symantec Endpoint Protection software will replace the Microsoft Endpoint Protection for Windows and Sophos Anti-virus for Mac OS X.

Electronic Classrooms Baseline Refresh

  • Electronic classroom in SH C160 with be replaced with HP Elitedesk 800 G1 SFF i5-3.2GHz, 8GB RAM, 500GB

Equipment Maintenance

Given that dirt and dust are the prime enemies of electronic equipment, all ECs, TECs, and service area computers, peripherals and other related equipment are cleaned and tested every quarter during quarter break.