Network & Systems

During the 2009-2010 academic year, the Network and Systems team was comprised of the following people: Dennis Blake (Telephone and Network Technician), Adam Forsyth (Sr. Systems Administrator), Dave Huinker (Systems Administrator), and Chris Stuckman (Systems Administrator).

Network Upgrades

  • Wireless upgraded or coverage expanded in the following areas:
    • Baker Village — newly covered with 802.11g access points
    • CFL — expanded coverage with 802.11g access points
    • Norby House — newly covered with 802.11g access points
    • Jenson— expanded coverage with 802.11g access points
    • Gjerse Houset — newly covered with 802.11g access points
    • Ylvisaker— expanded coverage with 802.11g access points
    • Preus Library — upgraded with new 802.11g access points
    • Olson — newly covered with 802.11n
    • Miller — newly covered with 802.11n
    • Dieseth — newly covered with 802.11n
  • Wired network upgrades
    • Ylvisaker upgraded to 1000BT
    • CFA upgraded to 1000BT
    • Olin upgraded to 1000BT

Server Upgrades and New Installations

Network and Systems team members play a role in many system upgrades and new installations. Some of these are part of initiatives lead by other ITS teams, and some are our own initiatives. Some of these include:

  • Go Print print accounting installed
  • Call Pilot Desktop Messenging installed
  • Citrix Servers upgraded
  • Campus Manager software upgraded
  • NetEqualizer software upgraded
  • Internet Firewall software

Submitted by Adam Forsyth, Senior Systems Administrator