Over the winter break, we’ve been beavering away to get things shipshape for the new semester as well as some physical changes in our IT labs. The largest piece of work has been ongoing in our Networking Lab, N424. It has been rebuilt as a 36 seat lab and the bulk of the work was […]
Hopefully the first of at least a few blogs which gives some details on what I’m going to call ‘The Quick Wins’. Problem: How to quickly deploy updated/custom Virtual Machine images in N523? Background: N523 was previously a classroom, not a computer lab, so it wasn’t originally cabled with enough network ports for 24 PCs. […]
Over the summer, we went through an upgrade of one of the IT labs… The carpet was looking a bit shabby after some rain last year and we were going to have more students that we could hold in our foundation year lab. The lab was fitted with connectivity through from the big lab so […]
This post should move the National Science Week: Robot Croquet exhibit post off the 1st page.
This semester the CM3019 module: Programming Mobile Devices was updated to use the Google Android SDK. We also thought an Introduction to Android Mobile Programming would make an interesting workshop for our Recent Applicants Days. We ran up against a problem when accessing internet resources; namely being behind behind an Internet proxy stopped a […]