Desktop, Baseline and Maintenance: December 2016 Break Activities

The Desktop Services and Baseline/Maintenance groups have a number of activities planned during the December break (December 12 -23). There will be some software upgrades and 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 software upgrades and updates

The software updates include update to existing software for OALs, TECs and some ECs, Adobe Creative Suite (CC) 2017, TechSmith Camtasia and Snagit.

Electronic Classrooms Refresh

KH C2088, KH C2089, SH C342 and SH C259 with be replaced with HP EliteDesk 800 G2 SFF i5-3.2GHz, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD and Windows 10 Enterprise OS.

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 semester break.