DotCIO News & Announcements
Attention, all RPI Learning Management System (Blackboard Learn 9.1 October 2014 Release) instructors, designers, and TAs! If you plan on having a LMS (Blackboard Learn 9.1 October 2014 Release) course site for the Spring 2017 semester, you are encouraged to request your course site now by completing an LMS course request form.
Some recent installations of LabVIEW on campus have had difficulty activating, or show that the version is in a 7-day trial mode, or an expired trial mode.
Please follow these instructions to resolve the problem:
The Division of the Chief Information Office is pleased to announce that Rensselaer has partnered with Internet2 and Box.com to bring to the Rensselaer community, “Box @RPI,” a cloud-based collaboration platform.
At this stage, we are rolling out this new service only to Rensselaer Staff, Faculty, and Graduate Students.
We will be making Box @ RPI available to undergraduate students at the beginning of the Spring 2017 semester.
What is Box @RPI?
On October 27th, RPINFO, http://rpinfo.rpi.edu, the directory of services, resources, and information for the Rensselaer community, was updated. RPInfo looks different, but perhaps more significantly, it received the most significant technology upgrade since it first made an appearance in 1994 as a flat HTML site.
Need to make a last-minute laptop request?
The official deadline for ordering laptops for the Fall 2016 semester was Friday, July 15.
However, you may fill out and submit Mobile Computing's late laptop request form if you would still like to purchase one of this year's laptops and participate in the Mobile Computing Program.
Attention, all RPI Learning Management System (Blackboard Learn 9.1 October 2014 Release) instructors, designers, and TAs! If you plan on having a LMS (Blackboard Learn 9.1 October 2014 Release) course site for the Fall 2016 semester, you are encouraged to request your course site now by completing an LMS course request form.
Any users who have recently been locked out of the campus voice mail system or have forgotten their voice mail password are encouraged to please wait 15 minutes before trying to access the system again. If you are still having difficulties after 15 minutes, an on-line tool is available for you to reset your password.
From 1:00pm to 2:00 on Thursday, February 18 in Low/CII 3116, a presentation will be given to illustrate the capabilities in Mathematica 10 and other Wolfram technologies that are directly applicable for use in teaching and research on campus.
Topics of these technical talks will include how to:
The Mobile Computing team is pleased to announce that Windows 10 base images are now available at the VCC Help Desk for students participating in Rensselaer's Mobile Computing Program.
The images -- which are currently available for the T430, T430s, T440s, T450s, and W541 laptop models -- include Windows 10 Education and Office 2016.